Credit units: 3
Offered: Term 2 only
College: Graduate Studies and Research
Department: Law (Dean's Office)
Critical analysis of the handling of sexual assault cases by the legal process. Examines the exercise of police, prosecutorial, and judicial discretion within a framework of human rights and legal principles augmented by tools and perspectives of legal theory, psychiatry, medicine, and the social sciences.
Prerequisite(s): J.D. or LL.B. with training in criminal law, criminal procedure, and evidence.
Note: Students with credit for LAW 418 will not receive credit for this course.
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