Law 697 - Gun Control

Faculty listed in alphabetical order – please see faculty specific description for requisite information.

A. Winkler


General Course Description:

This seminar will focus on the right to keep and bear arms.  We will examine the philosophical and historical origins of the arms right; the controversy over the original meaning of the Second Amendment; the right to bear arms jurisprudence under state constitutional law; the reasoning and implications of the landmark Supreme Court decision in District of Columbia v. Heller; and the various issues of firearms policy currently being considered in the courts.

Course Information:
Previous Course Offerings:
​Faculty Term Course Section ​Schedule ​Units Requisite Satisfies SAW
Adam Winkler 18F 697 SEM 1 T 10:35 AM - 12:35 PM 3.0 No Yes