Jul 20, 2018  
2017-2018 Texas Tech School of Law Catalog 
2017-2018 Texas Tech School of Law Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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LAW 7408 - Capital Punishment Clinic

Students will work with the West Texas Public Defense Office on capital cases. Students will work with attorneys, mitigation specialists, investigators, and other professionals in helping to represent those facing the death penalty. Students will use cutting-edge techniques and apply their legal education to a wide variety of activities, including investigation, client and witness interviews, legal research, legal writing, restorative justice, criminal procedure, and substantive criminal law. The classroom component will continue the student’s study of capital punishment jurisprudence and focus on skills development, ethics, and cases.

Prerequisites & Notes
Prerequisite: LAW 6206 

Credits: 4

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