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Federal Courts

Instructor: Dragich

1st Day Assignment First Day(s) Assignments

Syllabus—Federal Courts
Spring Semester 2018
Professor Martha Dragich

Mondays & Wednesdays, 10:00-11:15, Room 224F (inside Law Library)

Office hours by appointment (214 Hulston Hall)

Contact information:

Textbook: Siegel, Federal Courts (Wolters Kluwer 2015) + 2017-18 Supplement (download at

Recommended: Chemerinsky, Federal Jurisdiction (7th ed., Wolters Kluwer 2016) (earlier editions are also useful)

Jan. 17             pp. 1-28                                                           Justiciability

22              pp. 29-47

24              pp. 47-74

29              pp. 75-98 + Spokeo

31              pp. 98-129

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