Contact Info


Phone: 916.278.5066

Office: ALP-103

Laurie Kubicek, Professor


B.A.:  California State University, Stanislaus - Criminal Justice conc. Corrections
J.D. & Certificate in Governmental Affairs: University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law


Criminal law and procedure, judicial process, government and public policy.


Crime in California: A Case Reader in Caliornia Criminal Law, 3rd edition, offers a well balanced approach to teaching California criminal law to undergraduate students. Students learn the substantive criminal law as well as important critical thinking and analytical reasoning skills by engaging in the case briefing method of study. Crime in California provides narrative chapters which explain the nuances of each area of law in a way students can understand and provides a thorough body of case law which can be used to illustrate these principles in an exciting way.