Poverty Law II: Public and Subsidized Housing, Juvenile Law, and More

University of Minnesota Law School , Room 7

Poverty Law II Satisfies the Experiential Learning Requirement for Students under the Clinic/Simulation Category.

Week

 Monday 3:35-4:50 pm

Classes and Preparation

Monday 5:05-6:20 pm

Classes and Preparation

1

September

12

Overview of the Class:

Professors Bogucki and McDonough

Holistic Poverty Law

Professor Bogucki


Representing the Whole Client, by Ellen Hemley.

http://povertylaw.pbworks.com/w/page/17976122/Representing%20the%20Whole%20Client


PowerPoint Slide Show

2

September

19

Juvenile Law: Mandatory Reporting

Professor Bogucki


Minn. Stat. 626.556 et seq.

Powerpoint Slides and Group Exercises

Interviewing Clients and Issue Spotting

Professor Bogucki


Materials on Website under Readings


3

September

26

Interviewing and Issue Spotting

Professor Bogucki


Materials on Website under Readings

Options for Youth

Professor Bogucki


Power Point Slide Show

Materials on Website under Readings

4

October

3

Juvenile Law: Bases for Chips, Private Chips, 72 Hour Holds, Types of Abuse and Neglect

Professor Bogucki


Minn. Stat. 260C.et. Seq.,

 Please Focus on Minn. Stat. 260C.007, Subd 6

Materials on Website under Readings

Juvenile Law: Role of the Professionals: Judge, Lawyers, Guardian Ad Litem, Child Protection Workers, and Professional Responsibility Issues in Representing Children

Professor Bogucki


Materials on Website under Readings

5

October

10

Orders for Protection

Professor Bogucki


Materials on Website under Readings

Domestic Violence-Working with Clients Who are Experiencing Domestic Violence, and Spotting Immigration Issues

Professor Bogucki


 Materials on Website under Readings

6

October

17

Making Policy Changes at the City and County Level

Professor Bogucki


Materials on Website Under Readings


Poverty Law Book Club

Professor Bogucki


So Rich, So Poor by Peter Edelman

Please bring two discussion questions to share with the class.


Research Paper # 1 Handed Out

7

October

24

Housing Law: Chronology of Issues in the Landlord-Tenant Relationship

Professor McDonough


Tenants’ Rights in Minnesota

 Research Paper # 1 is Due at the Beginning of Class

Housing Law: Manufactured Home Park Lot Evictions

Professor McDonough


McDonough, Residential Unlawful Detainer Defense,

I.F; VI.E.1.u, E.10.e, E.11, E.20.f, E.28, F.4.b, F.7, G.11;


Answer Form A2

8

October

31

Housing Law: Tenants in Foreclosure

Professor McDonough


Tenants in Foreclosure Slide Show


Residential Eviction Defense in Minnesota,

Chapter VI, §§ E.37, F.1.d, F.10.a.5, F.12


Answer Form A1


Housing Law: Expungement

Professor McDonough


Expungement Slide Show


Residential Eviction Defense in Minnesota,

Chapter VIII, § E.5


Expungement Motion Form

9

November

7

Cancelled

Cancelled

10

November

14

Housing Law: Public and Subsidized Housing Evictions

Professor McDonough


Defending Evictions in Public and Subsidized Housing: Slide Show


McDonough, Residential Unlawful Detainer Defense, I.G; VI.D.11, E.1.h, E.10.d, E.12, F.4, F.10, G.4.a., G.10, G.16.d-e;


Tenancies Table


Answer Form A3-8


Housing Law: Public and Subsidized Housing Evictions

Professor McDonough


Defending Evictions in Public and Subsidized Housing: Slide Show


McDonough, Residential Unlawful Detainer Defense, I.G; VI.D.11, E.1.h, E.10.d, E.12, F.4, F.10, G.4.a., G.10, G.16.d-e;


Tenancies Table


Answer Form A3-8

11

November

21

Housing Law: Criminal Activity Claims in Private and Subsidized Housing

Professor McDonough


Defending Criminal Activity Cases: Slide Show


McDonough, "Wait a Minute: Slowing Down Minnesota Criminal Activity Eviction Cases to Find the Truth,"


Answer Forms A3-8

Housing Law: Criminal Activity Claims in Private and

Subsidized Housing

Professor McDonough


Defending Criminal Activity Cases: Slide Show


McDonough, "Wait a Minute: Slowing Down Minnesota Criminal Activity Eviction Cases to Find the Truth,"


Answer Forms A3-8

12

November

28

Housing Law: Tort Liability of Landlords

Professor McDonough


Who Pays When Tenants Are Injured Due to the Landlord’s Failure to Repair?


Court Fee Waivers: In Forma Pauperis

Housing Law: Security Deposits

Professor McDonough


Security Deposits in Minnesota


Research Paper # 2 Handed Out

13

December

5

Last Class: Class Party

Go Home!

Research Paper # 2 Due