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LAW 297 Justice, Diversity, and the Rule of Law: Justice Sotomayor and the Role of Life Experience in the Supreme Court

Credits: 1

Taught by two former Supreme Court law clerks, this course explores the career of Justice Sonia Sotomayor through the lens of her autobiography; asks what roles a justice’s personal experiences should play in her nomination and in Supreme Court adjudication; and explores the mechanisms by which the Court decides cases.

Winter, 1 Credit(s)

Course Sections and Instructors
Porter, Elizabeth, Manheim, Lisa

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Manheim - Winter 2014

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