Court Systems in Lebanon
The Constitutional Council
* Ensure that laws fit with the constitution
* To consider and rule upon any claims related to parliamentary or presidential elections
The Administrative Court
* The highest administrative court is the Shoura Council...
Criminal Law Assessment
Criminal law works as a system. The purpose of criminal law, simply put, can be found in the notion to maintain social order through the means of punishment, rehabilitation, and justice, while guaranteeing every member of society civil liberties and rights. Criminal law...
British close prisons are similar to closely secured prisons of Mongolia.
France: France has a special legislation comparing to UK. The Criminal code, Criminal procedure and penitence laws were related not to courts, they are directly tied with independent laws. Four laws adopted on June 22, 1992...
criminal justice systems maintain separate and distinct laws and regulations. These criminal justice systems include those of civil law, common law, Islamic Law, and Socialist Law traditions. One of the most intriguing areas of globalization, and most likely the most important to stop, is that of...
civil and criminal law by comparing and contrasting the two terms. First of all, in the case of criminal cases, the plaintiff is the State, represented by state official or authorized authorities, while the defendant is either an individual or a corporate entity (Slapper & Kelly, 2008). On contrast...
The types of crime had had more widespread dangers to civil society both in term of human cost and tax dollar, is White collar crime, and which conflict had more extensive consequences such as death, harm, and cost, etc. Approaching the situation by comparing and...
Business law is the general field of law relating to business organizations, business structures, and business transactions. Also included in the business law field are issues related to real estate, tax, and the environment. Business law courses are law students, business law are very detailed...
, both have a common goal, to provide justice and fairness of people’s rights.
American colonies had its own court system for resolving disputes, both civil, and criminal. In 1629, the Massachusetts Bay Colony created a general court. The general court was a combined legislature and court that...
Comparing and Contrasting Juvenile Court and Adult Court
When studying the juvenile justice system and the criminal justice system, one can easily see that major differences exist between the two. However, what may be harder to see are the similarities. This section is going to focus on the...
Year 10 Half Yearly Exams – Commerce Notes
Unit One: Law and Society
Reasons for laws
* Laws protect the rights of all people and ensure there is harmony amongst all.
* Without law, there would be anarchy.
* Laws ensure there are social cohesion, justice and peace.
* Three main roles;...
Applied Business Law
July 23, 2010
Unit 1 Homework
Common Law: “That body of law developed from custom or judicial decisions in English and U.S. courts, not attributable to legislature” (Page 5.)
Why is the United States a "Common Law Country"?
In my opinion the reason...
American court history through today demonstrates that the system is flexible and changes with society. The autonomy of the state court systems remains the key to prosecuting violations of law and because most criminal and civil cases originate in the state court system and prosecute violations or state...
of governmental agencies in the criminal justice system of a country. However, this is not so easily applicable in the case of Thailand because of its unique history. It can be seen that the legal system of Thailand is a mixture of both civil and common law systems. This was brought about by the...
Pennsylvania Federal and State Judicial Structure
The Constitution is the supreme law of the land in the United States. Our Founding Fathers understood the need for an independent Judiciary which was created under Article III. U.S. Courts are an independent national judiciary providing fair and...
Compare the effectiveness of the criminal justice system in protecting the rights of the individual and the rights of society:
The criminal justice system plays a balancing act, aiming to equally protect the rights of individuals such as Jamie and society, When comparing each parties rights...
authorized by 12 judges. Tax Court decisions are also appealed to the Appellate Division. Superior Court is NJs trial court and is composed of about 393 judges in the 21 countries. It conducts criminal, civil, and family Law cases and reviews decisions of the Municipal Courts. There are 357 Municipal...
Branches of the law
Civil law is a most prevalent legal system in the modern world and the oldest in human history. The three other major legal systems in the world are common law, socialist law, and Islamic law. A prominent example of civil law would be the Code Napoleon, named after French...
. | Crimes under statuses enacted by congress.Most cases involving federal laws or regulations (for example: tax, Social Security, broadcasting, civil rights)Matters involving interstate and international commerce, including airline and railroad regulation.Cases involving securities and commodities...
The criminal law, in accordance with the defined set of procedural rules and limitations, is enforced by the criminal justice system. The criminal justice system is a set of legal and social institutions that provides a way for people to be held liable and be punished for their act...
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court of last resort.
in France, the final authority on the interpretation of the law is the Council of State for administrative cases, and the Court of Cassation for civil and criminal cases;
and in the People Republic of China, the final authority on the interpretation of the law is the National...
* What is the Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA)? How does the ADEA address issues for the aging population?
A federal law prohibiting age discrimination by employers of 20 or more employees against people over age 40, except where age is a bona fide occupational qualification...
Judiciary, the Mauritius Prison Services & the Probation and Aftercare Service.
2. Care should be taken in interpreting these figures. When comparing figures it should be realised that police and judiciary figures are based on offences but prison and probation figures are based on offenders, and...
, status offenders, dependents or in need of decisions by the court. The juvenile justice court system enforces and administers a blend of civil and criminal law, but theoretically the system is a civil system. (Chp9, p.293)
The civil law which only includes laws that are not criminal has been adopted by...
would suffer a loss of civil rights, the right to practice a profession or possibly be excluded from religious rites. In modern society a prison sentence removes these same rites. The threat of isolation and loss of status was an important tool in keeping people within the law.
Britain was invaded...
following procedures, using facts and evidence. Courts deal with disputes in a field of civil, criminal and international law and in every other field where misunderstandings and disputes of the parties could occur.
Organization of courts in Bosnia and Herzegovina is a complicated one because it...
District Court hears all criminal cases involving misdemeanor under state law and offenses that are violations of ordinances, laws, and by-laws of the county or city where it is located. The general district court also hears cases in which a person is charged with a traffic infraction. The Juvenile and...
a full and fair trial to the accused. The understanding has to be that we are not dealing with neighborhood criminals. Our criminal justice system is not set up for mass waves of people from countries that do not claim them wanting to kill us. Prosecuting them in a civil court and sending them...
. In comparing criminal and civil law it is often thought, in popular belief, that criminal cases are most important to maintain social order but we could also argue that in reality it is the...
Description of Report
This report is for our assignment for Business Law in Brunei and English law council. I was assigned to do this report regarding Laws in Brunei and also to differentiate between Brunei council law and English council law. In this report I have include also the roles of each court and...