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PLST 156 Criminal Procedure for Paralegals (5)

(Formerly ADLJ 156) This course is designed to teach students the basic concepts of substantive criminal law emphasizing Washington statutes and criminal procedure with a focus on individual rights under the United States Constitution. Students will prepare documents typically drafted by paralegals in a law office or agency in the field of criminal law defense or prosecution.

Prerequisite: Assessment at college-level English and reading or completion of ENGL/ 095.