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Would you ever go to trial without an attorney representing you?  Do you really need an attorney to represent you?  What if you could not afford an attorney?  How does the court ensure you have a fair trial?  How is a jury selected?  Many people don’t understand the processes related to a criminal or civil trial.  The complicated processes are designed to ensure that one is afforded a fair trial.

Students taking this course will explore the major tenants of the Sixth Amendment:

  • Right to a Speedy & Public Trial

  • Right to an Impartial Jury

  • Venue

  • Informed of All Charges

  • Right of Confrontation

  • Right of a Compulsory Process

  • Right to an Attorney for Defense

Lindenwood University
209 S. Kingshighway
St. Charles, MO 63301