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Legal Terminology Explained is designed for college kids and lecturers in felony occupation courses, in law-related courses, and in courses that overlap the legislations. It offers actual definitions to law-related phrases and words and discusses each one observe and word in a short narrative between similar phrases and words, in a logical development, based on a high-level define. It strips felony terminology of its often complicated, over the top, or pointless motives and in flip, presents the coed with transparent and concise definitions.

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From right say, a judge is a representative of the sovereign who presides over cases brought to a court, decides the facts as necessary, decides the law, and applies the law. From testing, a trial is the formal determination of the facts, and the original application of the law, in a case brought to court. A trial is also a formal adversarial proceeding to resolve a legal controversy. From called upon, an appeal1 (the noun) is a review, especially a review of the conduct and decisions of a court or other decision maker, by a court or other decision maker with greater sovereign power.

Cas. D. Mass. 1812). From wild, jungle law is having no law except survival. All law is better than jungle law. From citizen, civil and civilized mean under the same law and, therefore, orderly. The common law is civil and civilized. Nevertheless, as a legal system, the common law may be contrasted with the legal system of France and many other Western countries known as civil law3, which is law based on Roman law or a similar compilation of laws or a legal system emphasizing statutory law. From established, statutory law is law made by a legislature or law from the legislative branch.

It is judge-made law. Case law1 is, in part, law made by a court in deciding an actual case. S. Supreme Court who was also a professor of law at Harvard University, once wrote, “[T]he common law of England [is] the grand reservoir of all our jurisprudence. ” United States v. Wonson, 28 F. Cas. D. Mass. 1812). From wild, jungle law is having no law except survival. All law is better than jungle law. From citizen, civil and civilized mean under the same law and, therefore, orderly. The common law is civil and civilized.

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