May 23, 2018  
2017-2018 Texas Tech School of Law Catalog 
2017-2018 Texas Tech School of Law Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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LAW 7411 - Innocence Clinic I

The clinic will work to provide pro bono representation and investigation services to individuals seeking to prove their innocence of crimes for which they have been convicted, and to redress the causes of wrongful convictions. Students will use cutting edge techniques while applying their legal education to a wide variety of activities including investigation, interviewing clients and witnesses, legal research, legal writing, restorative justice, criminal procedure and substantive criminal law. The classroom component will continue the student’s study of post-conviction criminal jurisprudence focusing on skills development, ethics, and case strategy in real on-going cases.

Prerequisites & Notes
Prerequisites: LAW 6339 , LAW 6357 , LAW 6316 

Credits: 4

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