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210N Aoki Sentence Reduction Practicum (3)

3 units - Clinic students will assist the Yolo County District Attorney's Office in evaluating prisoners for early release.  Students will review records, make presentations to prosecutors, and potentially file motions asking judges to reduce sentences.  Students will also study principles of sentencing.

Prerequisite: Law 227A Criminal Procedure or instructor consent.
Graduation Requirements: Counts towards Professional Skills Requirement.
Final Assessment: Written memoranda, motions, oral advocacy.
Grading Mode:  Letter Grading.
Class limit: 8 students.

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