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"Imminent apprehension of bodily harm" The threat of bodily harm. knowing that your going to get hit.
Beyong a Resonable Doubt
Evidence that determains with almost absolutely certainity that a person did commit a crime.
Checks and Balances
Was designed by the framers of the Constitution so that no one branch could have more power then another branch.
Concerns either relationships between individuals or between individuals and the government.
Class Action Law Suit
A lawsuit filed on behalf of a large group of people who are all effected by the same situation.
Consists both of the U..S. Constitution and the Constitution of the individual states.
The government brings a suit against a person or a group of people accused of committing a crime. Resulting in a crime, imprisonment or both.
Is a form of Defamation that is spoken. Speaking false or malicious words to harm another person reputation.
Subpoena duces tecum
Under penalty Take with you. Requires witness to appear in court with certain records or material to a trial.
What does the Executive Branch do?
Has the power to Veto or approve the laws written by the legislative branch
Assault, Battery, False Imprisonment, Defamation of Character, Fradulant, Embezzlement
Are Intentional Torts
Classifaction of Law
Tort, Contract, Property, Inheritance, Family and Corporate. They are classified as public and private.
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