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Legislative Advocacy Clinic

About the Legislative Advocacy Clinic

Students in the IPNW track of the Legislative Advocacy Clinic (LAC) are trained in legislative and public policy advocacy to prevent wrongful convictions. They learn about the legislative process, drafting, commentary, advocacy, building a legislative agenda, working with coalitions, and ethics. Students work with IPNW advocating in the state legislature to develop and move legislation as well as respond to proposed legislation.

Legislative Advocacy (E599)
Quarters Offered: Fall-Winter-Spring
Credits: 4 Fall, 6 Winter, 2 Spring
Required quarters: Full Year required 
Number of Students accepted: 8
Eligible Students: 2Ls, 3Ls
Selection Basis: Application

Recommended: Professional Responsibility, Washington Constitutional Law, Criminal Procedure

Wrongful Convictions by the Numbers

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