Prison Population

Prison Population

Prison Population: Getting in and Staying in Prison is something everyone fears, someplace no one would ever crave to be. When people speak of prison, it is thought of as a ghastly place, a detrimental affluence. With the vast amount … Continued
Function of Criminal Court

Function of Criminal Court

Basically the criminal law can be defined in many ways, but all breaks down to meaning really the same thing. The purpose of criminal law is to maintain society. The law is providing people with a guideline of what not … Continued
Irac of Negligence

Irac of Negligence

Introduction: In Rebecca & ‘Zorba’s’ Restaurant case, the main issue is whether negligence exists of the defendant? There are three prerequisites must be present before the tort of negligence can arise: a duty of care must be owed by one … Continued
Alabama Immigration Law

Alabama Immigration Law

Policy Analysis I Paper CJA 463 Policy Analysis I Paper The new Alabama Immigration Law has set a new get tough standard for immigration law and policies. The law “[outlaws illegal immigrants from receiving any state or local public benefits, … Continued
Career Prospect in the Study of Law

Career Prospect in the Study of Law

With the advancement in technology even legal profession is evolving along with it to gain advantage in the courtroom. Drawing on the fields of psychology, sociology and the law, trial consultants employ legal technology to help a jury understand complex … Continued
Corruption in Kenya

Corruption in Kenya

This shall be clearly shown in the case of Kenya where some major corruption case seem to have been handled have had some connection in both political and Judiciary quarters. (Goldenberg cases Anglo leasing) discuss on the factors that support … Continued
The Ten Commandments of Cross-Examination

The Ten Commandments of Cross-Examination

The Ten Commandments of Cross-examination† Timothy A. Pratt I. Introduction Much has been written about the “art” of cross-examination. Not all of it, though, involves art. Some of it involves natural talent, but most of it involves hard work. In … Continued
Hindu Law

Hindu Law

Hindu law in its current usage refers to the system of personal laws (i. e. , marriage, adoption, inheritance) applied to Hindus, especially in India. Modern Hindu law is thus a part of the law of India established by the … Continued
Cicero and War

Cicero and War

But he routinely argued that this did not apply to the defense of innocents. In essence, the pursuit of peace must include the option of fighting to preserve it in the long-term. The second condition for a just war is … Continued
Hamilton County Judges

Hamilton County Judges

Three major court systems in Hamilton County were reviewed in depth, and case information from the Common Pleas, Domestic Relations, and Municipal Courts were reviewed. This study compiles information from 38 Judges who had a total of 182,908 cases presented … Continued
History and Development of Equity

History and Development of Equity

It is important to appreciate, especially when reading older cases on the law of trusts, that there were, until 1873 in England, two main separate courts – courts of law and courts of equity. Trust law was a product of … Continued
Constitutional Conventions

Constitutional Conventions

Constitutional conventions are no longer capable of constraining those who hold public office; they should be converted into legal rules. ’ Discuss. One might define the constitution of a country as a set of regulations that a government is expected … Continued
Corruption Culture in Pakistan

Corruption Culture in Pakistan

Corruption is the misuse of entrusted power for private gains. It is of different types e. g. petty, grand and political. The petty corruption is usually linked with the lower salary employees and generally considered as facilitating payments, whereas, the … Continued
Cybernet

Cybernet

Watson was driven by a desire to be wealthy and powerful. “He was attracted to wealth like a moth to a flame,” and “He knew from the very beginning that he wanted to be an entrepreneur” says James Cameron, who … Continued
Answers Questions

Answers Questions

Injured parties can recover damages by suing, asserting negligence under the Uniform Commercial Code (UCC). 9. To sue for negligence, the plaintiff must establish that the defendant breached its duty of care, creating an unreasonable risk to harm and such … Continued
Mass Media Law Definitions

Mass Media Law Definitions

Definition of Law applied to Mass Media. ?Mass Media Law refers to the collective set of laws that protect or limit media or the consumers from different issues that may arise from the use of exposure to mass media. Television, … Continued
Blockbuster’s Environment

Blockbuster’s Environment

Political and Legal Environment Blockbuster has had many challenges when it comes to the law. Netflix has always felt Blockbuster has tried to steal many of its ideas. Netflix runs its operations where customers will setup an account, pick the … Continued
Discrimination and Family Law Act

Discrimination and Family Law Act

Historically, women have always been subservient to men. They suffered from disenfranchisement and the lack of property rights. The law stated that on marriage, a man and woman became unita caro, which meant that the man owned all property. They … Continued
Gun Control

Gun Control

Roxanne Walton Logic Prof. C. Van Youngman September 12, 2012 Gun Control-Affirmative America was founded on basic fundamental rights that are to govern a civilized society. When those rights are challenged by those same citizens, reform is imminent and necessary. … Continued
Durkheim and Marx Theories Applied to Drug Laws

Durkheim and Marx Theories Applied to Drug Laws

All societies have rules and regulations as well as penalties for those who violate them. There are numerous theories about the philosophy behind these laws and punishments, and the reasons we implement them. A short analysis of two of these … Continued
States Will Only Pool Sovereignty If It Is in Their National Interest

States Will Only Pool Sovereignty If It Is in Their National Interest

Within the international system, sovereignty is the term used when the state is able to possess full autonomy whilst accepting mutual recognition of other claims to sovereignty. ‘Internationally, sovereignty served as the basis of legal equality, and therefore as the … Continued
Persuasive Speech

Persuasive Speech

Persuasive Speech Attention Getter: I would like to start my presentation off by telling you all to ask yourselves a series of fairly straight forward questions. I want you to take a look at you’re, any hand and ask your … Continued
Grocery Inc

Grocery Inc

Grocery, Inc. is a retail grocery store chain with stores located throughout the United States. The organization has contracts with many vendors to obtain the products they sell in their stores. There are many laws and guidelines that, like other … Continued
Habeas Corpus

Habeas Corpus

Our country has certain laws protecting both civilians and prisoners. There is a law given the name Habeas Corpus which states that an accused must be brought before a judge and there must be sufficient evidence and reasoning of why … Continued
Democracy vs. Martial Law

Democracy vs. Martial Law

Martial Law Regime or Democratic Country Before the Filipinos attained the democracy of their country, they first experienced the different kind of discipline the most of their leaders gave, the Martial Law regime. Martial Law (Batas Militar) refers to the … Continued
Judicial Administration of British India Uptill 1790

Judicial Administration of British India Uptill 1790

History comprises of the growth, evolution and development of the legal system in the country and sets forth the historical process whereby a legal system has come to be what it is over time. The legal system of a country … Continued
Real Property Final Exam Notes

Real Property Final Exam Notes

Knowledge before registration is irrelevant – Burrows e. Scholes can be avoided if settlement takes place after registration and what is registered is not a transfer, but a contract for the sale of land – Moonking 3. With valuable consideration … Continued
The Greek Tragedy Antigone

The Greek Tragedy Antigone

Antigone vs. Ismene In the Greek tragedy Antigone, the playwright Sophocles developed his characters with strongly contrasting personalities. The sisters Antigone and Ismene are foils to each other, in that they are characters with completely opposite personalities. Antigone is strong, … Continued
Reaction Paper

Reaction Paper

Congress to provide a system of initiative and referendum. 36 Reserve legislative power of the people36 References37 Section 1: Legislative Department The legislative power shall be vested in the Congress of the Philippines which shall consist of a Senate and … Continued
Legislative Gridlock

Legislative Gridlock

“Legislative Gridlock” Jefferson states that a “government is best which governs least,” but what affect does government inaction have of on our society, and what are the forces that promote this inaction? The competition for power between separated institutions is … Continued