Stephanie Ferrill Overview of American Law

Materials

 

Introduction to the American Legal System,

8th Ed., by Enika Schulze and Susan Patterson; Pearson/Prentice Hall; REQUIRED.

 

In our Defense: The Bill of Rights in Action,

Ellen Alderman & Caroline Kennedy; paperback; REQUIRED.

 

Tort Case: Van Horn v. Watson

Criminal Law:

Darryl Hunt: http://darrylhunt.journalnow.com/frontStories.html

 

SAMPLE ISSUE & HOLDING

 

Prop. 8 CA Supreme Ct. May 26, 2009 Opinion


WEBSITES:


California Courts - overview:

http://www.weblocator.com/attorney/ca/law/c02.html

California State Bar

www.calbar.ca.gov

Tort video

http://www.videojug.com/tag/all-about-tort-law


FindLaw

            Caselaw:

http://www.findlaw.com/casecode/

            CA Codes:

http://california.lp.findlaw.com/ca00_casecode/index.html

California Code:

 

http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/calaw.html

 

FEDERAL COURTS:

http://www.fjc.gov/federal/courts.nsf

 

 

 







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Last Updated: 10/7/09