Steven Penney, BA (Alberta), LLB (Alberta), LLM (Harvard)

Professor, Faculty of Law - Admin
Directory

Fall Term 2023 (1850)

LAW 420A - Criminal Law

★ 2.5 (fi 10)(TWO TERM, 2;3-0-0)

A general introduction to the criminal law, including basic procedure, evidence, and sentencing rules, with primary emphasis on substantive criminal law. Topics include the physical and fault elements of offences, common law and statutory defences, and constitutional principles.

LECTURE C02 (81073)

2023-09-18 - 2023-12-05
MW 10:45 - 11:45 (LC 231A)



LAW 520 - Criminal Procedure

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

An overview of the entire criminal process, from the investigatory stage to the laying of charges through to appeals. The primary emphasis will be on the pre-adjudicative phase of criminal matters, particularly the authority of the police to detain, search/seize, question and arrest individuals.

LECTURE A01 (83659)

2023-09-06 - 2023-12-05
MW 14:00 - 15:20 (LC 197)

Winter Term 2024 (1860)

LAW 420B - Criminal Law

★ 2.5 (fi 10)(TWO TERM, 2;3-0-0)

A general introduction to the criminal law, including basic procedure, evidence, and sentencing rules, with primary emphasis on substantive criminal law. Topics include the physical and fault elements of offences, common law and statutory defences, and constitutional principles.

LECTURE C02 (12687)

2024-01-08 - 2024-04-12
MW 10:30 - 11:50 (LC 231A)



LAW 453 - Evidence

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

The principles, rules, and procedures governing the admissibility of evidence in criminal and civil trials. Topics include competence and compellability, relevance, prejudicial effect and probative value, and character, hearsay, and expert evidence.

LECTURE B01 (10008)

2024-01-08 - 2024-04-12
MW 14:00 - 15:20 (LC 201A)