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Law 34 - Legal Research -   Prof David Jordan

 

                                                                           


   

 

Due Dates for Law 34 - Work due on Sundays - Legal Research - Fall 2008 - Section # 0354 - Prof J. - abogado@pacbell.net - 818-415-2015

law home - http://lamission.edu/law - look at classwiki - http://legalresearch.pbwiki.com - important dates - see course description - http://www.lamission.edu/disciplines/law.html - legal notes - http://profj.us/legalnotes/ - format for legal research paper - http://profjordan.pbwiki.com/format - Work in Law 34 is due on Sundays at 11:55 pm - no late work please - http://profj.us/late 


All of the work below is done under moodle


Distribution of Grades

Tests  is 30% of your grade

Assignments  are 35% of your grade

Final Legal Research Paper  = 25 % of your grade

Disussion Forums = 10% of your grade and entered at the end of the semester

 

*************total percentage = 100%

 

A = 90 or above

B = 80 -89

C = 70-79

D = 0-69

 

A grade of C or greater is required to pass the class


Week 1 - Due 9-7-08

 

Week 2 - Due 9-14-08

 

Week 3 - Due 9-21-08

 

Week 4 - Due 9-28-08

 

Week 5 - Due 10-05-08

  • Read Introduction to Basic Legal Citation - http://www.law.cornell.edu/citation/index.htm
  • #5 "Constructive Possession" in Criminal Law cases
  • #6  "Resolution of Conflicts" - Calif. Appellate case
  • Test #C case - "Negligent Infection of Wife with HIV   

 

Week 6 - Due 10-12-08

  • Read "Developing Keywords" to do Legal Research - http://www.profj.us/keywords/
  • #7 Sudden Infant Death Syndrome case - under "assignments" 
  • #8 case - Defamation case - under "assignments" - 
  • Test #D case - 
  • Test #E - TBA

 

Week 7 - Due 10-19-08

  • Read Getting Background Information - http://profj.us/25sp/law34/background.htm
  • #9 case - Regulating Manufacturing of Goods -   
  • #10 case - Reporter's right to use a camera to record a performance and play it claiming it is news 
  • Test #F case - Affirmative Action    

 

Week 8 - Due 10-26-08

Read Refining Statement of the Legal Issue - refining legal issues

 

Week 9 - Due 11-02-08

 

Week 10 - Due 11-09-08

 

Week 11 - Due 11-16-08

 

Week 12 - Due 11-30-08

 

Week 13 - Due 12-7-08

 

Week 14 - Due 12-14-08

  • Test #O - Post your Final Legal Research Paper Due - 500 points - law34-final-paper  

 

 

 

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