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SJSU Faculty Member
Margaret Stevenson, J.D.
Courts and Society in the United States was created to support JS 103: Courts and Society. This course reviews the structure and function of the United States court system with an emphasis on the roles of attorneys and judges and the court process itself. It also examines the societal and legal effect of federal and state legislative, executive, and judicial branch actions, including Supreme Court decisions in civil and criminal cases.
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San Jose, CA
justice studies, legal system, federal courts, state courts, judicial system
Stevenson, Margaret, "Courts and Society in the United States" (2020). Open Educational Resources. 2.