Law 667 - Voting Rights

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

K. Abou El Fadl N. Espíritu


General Course Description:

This course will cover the major topics dealing with barriers and protections for racial minority participation in the political process, including voting rights law, reapportionment, redistricting, and ballot access. It will also discuss the competing political and legal theories underpinning the right to vote, the role of the courts and the legislature in ensuring the right to vote, and the role of race in American jurisprudence.

Course Information:
Previous Course Offerings:
​Faculty Term Course Section ​Schedule ​Units Requisite Satisfies SAW
Nicholas Espíritu 18F 667 SEM 1 R 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM 3.0 No Per instructor's discretion