Constitutional Law Courses

Professor Geoffrey Stone

The courses listed below provide a taste of the Constitutional Law courses offered at the Law School, although no formal groupings exist in our curriculum. This list includes the courses taught in the 2016-17 and 2017-18 school years. Not all of these courses are offered every year, but this list will give you a representative sample of the variety of courses we might offer over any two-year period. Other new courses will likely be offered during your time at the Law School. To browse course descriptions for the current year, visit our Students section.

Administrative Law
American Law and the Rhetoric of Race
Chicago Policing
City Policing
Civil Rights Clinic: Police Accountability
Civil Rights Practicum
The Comparative Law of Democracy
Comparative Legal Institutions
Constitutional Decision Making
The Constitution Goes to School 
Constitutional Law for LL.M. Students 
Constitutional Law I: Governmental Structure
Constitutional Law II: Freedom of Speech
Constitutional Law III: Equal Protection and Substantive Due Process
Constitutional Law IV: Speech and Religion
Constitutional Law V: Freedom of Religion
Constitutional Law VI: U.S. Constitutional Rights in Comparative Perspective
Constitutional Law VII: Parent, Child, and State
The Constitutional Rights of Minors from the Minors' Point of View
Corporate and Entrepreneurial Finance
Counterintelligence and Covert Action - Legal and Policy Issues
Criminal Procedure I: The Investigative Process
Current Issues in Criminal and National Security Law
Election Law
Election Law Clinic
Employment Discrimination Law
Fair Housing 
Federal Courts
Federal Criminal Justice Practice and Issues
Federal Criminal Practice
Feminist Philosophy
Foreign Relations Law
Greenberg Seminar: Discrimination in American Institutions
Greenberg Seminar: The Future of Government
Greenberg Seminar: Liberty and Security in a Changing World
Greenberg Seminar: Sex and Civil Rights
Greenberg Seminar: The Trump Presidency
Greenberg Seminar: Unions in the American Political System
Greenberg Seminar: What is Racism?
Hate Crime 
The History of Civil Liberties in the United States
Human Rights: Alien and Citizen
Human Rights: Contemporary Issues
Immigration Law 
Jenner & Block Supreme Court and Appellate Clinic 
Judicial Federalism 
Law and Practice of Zoning, Land Use, and Eminent Domain
Legislation and Statutory Interpretation
Life (and Death) in the Law
The New Jim Crow
The Original Meaning of the Constitution
Public International Law: Human Rights
Public Land Law
Race and American Law: Identity, Education, and Criminal Justice
Religion, Law and Politics
Reproductive Health and Justice
The Roberts Court
The Social and Legal Construction of Race
Trump and the Presidency
U.S. Supreme Court: Theory and Practice
Wine Law
Women's Human Rights in the World
Workshop: Constitutional Law
Workshop: Public Law and Legal Theory
Young Center Immigrant Child Advocacy Clinic