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48 terms
Week 1: Criminal Law
armed robbery
arson
bribe
burglary
Robbery committed while the person accused is armed with a da…
the criminal act of deliberately setting fire to property.
persuade (someone) to act in one's favor, typically illegally…
entry into a building illegally with intent to commit a crime…
armed robbery
Robbery committed while the person accused is armed with a da…
arson
the criminal act of deliberately setting fire to property.
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The Foundations of Law 1.1
Morality
Ethics
Golden Rule
Empathy
Involves the values that govern group's ideas about right and…
Refers to the rules used to determine the difference between…
Do onto others as you would have them do onto you
Putting yourself in another person's position.
Morality
Involves the values that govern group's ideas about right and…
Ethics
Refers to the rules used to determine the difference between…
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Week 1: Contract Law
injured party
formation
consideration
counter-offer
person whose legally protected interests have been harmed
act of bringing a contract into existence
something of value given by one party to another in order to…
new offer with new terms made as a reply to an offer received
injured party
person whose legally protected interests have been harmed
formation
act of bringing a contract into existence
15 terms
Criminal Law Vocabulary Set #1
Criminal Law
Corrections
Defendant
Guilty
A system of law concerned with the punishment of those who co…
The variety of programs, services, facilities, and organizati…
A person charged with committing a crime.
To be found responsible for committing a crime.
Criminal Law
A system of law concerned with the punishment of those who co…
Corrections
The variety of programs, services, facilities, and organizati…
39 terms
Substantive Criminal Law 1
alibi
verdict of insanity defense
necessity defense
objective entrapment
defendant must provide 10 day written notice to prosecution ,…
jury finds all elements of insanity defense and can admit def…
commit a crime to prevent more serious harm from occurring
police misconduct causes charges to be dismissed
alibi
defendant must provide 10 day written notice to prosecution ,…
verdict of insanity defense
jury finds all elements of insanity defense and can admit def…
200 terms
Business Law 1
Law
Reformation
Undue influence
Crime
A code of civil conduct commanding what is right and prohibit…
Judicial correction of a contract
Manipulation resulting from a relationship between a perpetra…
An act that causes injury to society
Law
A code of civil conduct commanding what is right and prohibit…
Reformation
Judicial correction of a contract
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Law Terminology 1
precedent
jurisdiction
judges
justices
judges following previous case law
a court's authority to hear a matter in a particular place
a public official who hears and decides cases brought before…
a judge or magistrate, in particular a judge of the Supreme C…
precedent
judges following previous case law
jurisdiction
a court's authority to hear a matter in a particular place
9 terms
Law 1
Reason they made the Pure Food and Dru…
Pure Food and Drug Act (what it did)
Pure Food and Drug act Amendment of 1911
Sherley Amendment
Few Controls on manufacturing & distribution.... Dangerous foods…
Enacted by congress... Prevented manufacture, sale, or transpor…
added "Warning- Maybe habit forming"
Amendment to Pure food and Drug Act... prohibited false therape…
Reason they made the Pure Food and Dru…
Few Controls on manufacturing & distribution.... Dangerous foods…
Pure Food and Drug Act (what it did)
Enacted by congress... Prevented manufacture, sale, or transpor…
29 terms
Law 1
observe a law
obey a law
pass a law
introduce a law
соблюдать закон
соблюдать закон
принять закон
принять закон
observe a law
соблюдать закон
obey a law
соблюдать закон
47 terms
law 1
ratify - ratified (v)
impunity (n)
judicial review (n)
landmark (n)
to make (a treaty, agreement, etc.) official by signing it or…
freedom from punishment ( without fear of consequences). ... حصا…
a constitutional doctrine that gives to a court system the po…
a very important event or achievement. ( change the law, extr…
ratify - ratified (v)
to make (a treaty, agreement, etc.) official by signing it or…
impunity (n)
freedom from punishment ( without fear of consequences). ... حصا…
Law 1
Human Rights
Criminal Laws
Felony
Misdemeanor
the basic rights to which all people are entitled as human be…
Homicide, rape, robbery, drunk driving
A serious crime
a crime or offense that is less serious than a felony; any mi…
Human Rights
the basic rights to which all people are entitled as human be…
Criminal Laws
Homicide, rape, robbery, drunk driving
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Law I Vocabulary Quiz #1
Criminal law
Civil law
Human rights
Felonies
Branch of law dealing with crimes and their punishments.
Does not involve criminal maters. Deals with private rights o…
Basic privileges a person has as a human being.
Serious criminal offense punishable by a prison sentence or m…
Criminal law
Branch of law dealing with crimes and their punishments.
Civil law
Does not involve criminal maters. Deals with private rights o…
21 terms
Law 1
Human Rights
Criminal Laws
Felony
Misdemeanor
the basic rights to which all people are entitled as human be…
Laws prohibiting behavior the government has determined to be…
A serious crime
a relatively minor offense such as vandalism or stealing inex…
Human Rights
the basic rights to which all people are entitled as human be…
Criminal Laws
Laws prohibiting behavior the government has determined to be…
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Rule of Law topic 1
tyranny
civics
law
democracy
: cruel and unfair treatment by people with power over others…
: the study of the rights and duties of citizens and of how g…
a rule of conduct or action laid down and enforced by the sup…
Government by the people
tyranny
: cruel and unfair treatment by people with power over others…
civics
: the study of the rights and duties of citizens and of how g…
22 terms
Law Chapter 1
Social Contract
Human Rights
Reservations
Criminal Laws
An agreement between the people and their government signifyi…
the basic rights to which all people are entitled as human be…
Areas of federal land set aside for Native Americans
Laws prohibiting behavior the government has determined to be…
Social Contract
An agreement between the people and their government signifyi…
Human Rights
the basic rights to which all people are entitled as human be…
29 terms
Business Law- Chapter 1
Administrative agency
Business ethics
Business law
Case law
governmental body formed to carry out particular laws
ethical principles used in making business decisions
group of laws that governs business situations and transactions
made when an appellate court endorses a rule to be used in de…
Administrative agency
governmental body formed to carry out particular laws
Business ethics
ethical principles used in making business decisions
29 terms
1.03 Criminal Law
aggravated assault
arson
battery
bribery
a person that inflicts serious injury upon another person or…
to willfully set fire to or burn or cause to be burned or aid…
is the unlawful touching or forceful striking of another pers…
is giving money or property to a public official in exchange…
aggravated assault
a person that inflicts serious injury upon another person or…
arson
to willfully set fire to or burn or cause to be burned or aid…
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law 1
a
b
c
d
adam
boy
charles
david
a
adam
b
boy
15 terms
Rule of Law 1.9
citizen
law
rule of law
democracy
a legal member of a state and/or country
a rule established by government or other source of authority…
a concept that those who govern are bound by the laws; no one…
a form of government, in which people choose leaders by voting
citizen
a legal member of a state and/or country
law
a rule established by government or other source of authority…
27 terms
Business Law -- Civil Law (1.03)
actual harm
alternative dispute resolution
arbitration
money damages
the victim suffers an injury, has property destroyed or loses…
occurs when parties try and resolve a disagreement outside of…
giving the power to settle their dispute to a third party; th…
money received as if you suffered a loss as an injured party
actual harm
the victim suffers an injury, has property destroyed or loses…
alternative dispute resolution
occurs when parties try and resolve a disagreement outside of…
15 terms
law 1
unrepealed (adj)
unamended (adj)
ratio decidendi (n)
obiter dicta (n)
(adj) không bị huỷ bỏ
(adj) không sửa chữa, nguyên vẹn
(n) reason for the decision
(n) qđ của toà án không liên quan đến vụ kiện trước
unrepealed (adj)
(adj) không bị huỷ bỏ
unamended (adj)
(adj) không sửa chữa, nguyên vẹn
10 terms
21-1 Employment Law
employment at will
employment
public employees
wrongful discharge
An agreement where an employee can be discharged at any time.
A legal relationship that involves a contract to pay and the…
Employees who work for the government.
A limitation on the power to terminate without cause.
employment at will
An agreement where an employee can be discharged at any time.
employment
A legal relationship that involves a contract to pay and the…
LAW 1
Law
3 functions of law
sources of law
Constitution
May be viewed as a collection of rules or principles that lim…
improves behavior, ... conflict resolution, ... social stability an…
U.S. Constitution & State Constitutions... Federal & State Legi…
1.Fundamental law of the land... 2.Establishes the limits and po…
Law
May be viewed as a collection of rules or principles that lim…
3 functions of law
improves behavior, ... conflict resolution, ... social stability an…
55 terms
Law 1
Legal system
International law
Rule
4 types of rules
a complex of legal rules made in conformity with an ensemble…
regulates relationships btw State, draws upon its own sources…
a statement that prescribes some human conduct defined as 1)…
1) General ... 2)Abstract ... 3) Personal ... 4)Factual
Legal system
a complex of legal rules made in conformity with an ensemble…
International law
regulates relationships btw State, draws upon its own sources…
29 terms
Law 1
legal analysis
fact bound
cause of action
enacted law
the process of applying the law to specific facts, also known…
legal issues are said to be this when even a minor change in…
a fact or facts that enable a person to bring an action again…
constitutions, statues, ordinances, and regulations
legal analysis
the process of applying the law to specific facts, also known…
fact bound
legal issues are said to be this when even a minor change in…
20 terms
Law 1
human rights
criminal laws
reservations
civil law
basic privileges a person has as a human being
the branch law dealing with crimes and their punishments
a legal way of making a provision less enforceable than it mi…
all laws that does not involve criminal matters, such as tort…
human rights
basic privileges a person has as a human being
criminal laws
the branch law dealing with crimes and their punishments
15 terms
Law Chapter 1
Morality
Ethics
Justice
Law
involves the values that govern a group's ideas about right a…
rules used to determine the difference between right and wrong
treating people fairly and equally
system of rules of conduct established by a country's governm…
Morality
involves the values that govern a group's ideas about right a…
Ethics
rules used to determine the difference between right and wrong
24 terms
law 1
The Great Binding Law
Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms
Divine Right
Circuit Judge
A democratic peace pact recognized by the Iroquois (six natio…
is a bill of rights entrenched in the Constitution of Canada.…
the doctrine that kings derive their authority from God, not…
a judge in a circuit court in various jurisdictions
The Great Binding Law
A democratic peace pact recognized by the Iroquois (six natio…
Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms
is a bill of rights entrenched in the Constitution of Canada.…
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Law 1
4 sources of law
statutory law
Civil Law vs Common Law
Stare Decisis
constitution, statutes, administrative rules and regulations,…
rules created by a legislature
Civil: detailed codes, each case stands alone... Common: general…
Judge must look at cases from courts above him and in the sam…
4 sources of law
constitution, statutes, administrative rules and regulations,…
statutory law
rules created by a legislature
10 terms
Law 1
preside over
acquit
irregularity
dispose
...의 사회를 보다
무죄를 선고하다... e.g.... the jury acquitted Bream of murder
부정, 이상
(특정한 방식・위치에 물건이나 사람을) 배치하다... e.g.... the chief disposed his atten…
preside over
...의 사회를 보다
acquit
무죄를 선고하다... e.g.... the jury acquitted Bream of murder
13 terms
Law 1
Four categories of law
Three main areas of Public law
Substantive law
Procedural law
Public, private, substantive, procedural
Criminal, constitutional, administrative
Concerns people's rights and obligations
Encompasses the rules for legally processing the settlement o…
Four categories of law
Public, private, substantive, procedural
Three main areas of Public law
Criminal, constitutional, administrative
22 terms
Law 1
norm
natural law
litigate
defendant
is a custom shared by members of society about how they shoul…
is a ideal law
means to carry on legal contest by judicial process
is a person required to make answer in a legal action
norm
is a custom shared by members of society about how they shoul…
natural law
is a ideal law
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LAW 1
When are Norms applicable?
Basic Norms are..
Mandatory norms
Default Norms
Norms are applicable to anyone in a state of affairs envisage…
rules/orders which create the basis of a legal system
norms which may not be set aside through an agreement (legal…
are norms which may be set aside through an agreement between…
When are Norms applicable?
Norms are applicable to anyone in a state of affairs envisage…
Basic Norms are..
rules/orders which create the basis of a legal system
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Law 1
human rights
reservation
criminal laws
felonies
basic privileges a person has as a human being
a legal way of making a provision less enforceable than it mi…
the branch of law dealing with crimes and their punishment
a serious criminal offense, punishable by a prison sentence o…
human rights
basic privileges a person has as a human being
reservation
a legal way of making a provision less enforceable than it mi…
29 terms
Business Law -- Criminal Law (1.03)
aggravated assault
arson
battery
bribery
a person that inflicts serious injury upon another person or…
to willfully set fire to or burn or cause to be burned or aid…
is the unlawful touching or forceful striking of another pers…
is giving money or property to a public official in exchange…
aggravated assault
a person that inflicts serious injury upon another person or…
arson
to willfully set fire to or burn or cause to be burned or aid…
21 terms
Street Law Chapter 1
Human Rights
Reservations
Criminal Laws
Felonies
The rights all people have simply because they are human bein…
A legal way of making a provision less enforceable than it mi…
Regulate public conduct and set out duties owed to society.
Murders, Robberies, or more serious crimes
Human Rights
The rights all people have simply because they are human bein…
Reservations
A legal way of making a provision less enforceable than it mi…
21 terms
1) Law and law studies
Law
Law degree
a law, an act, the code
a right
právo
právnický titul
zákon
subjektivní právo
Law
právo
Law degree
právnický titul
9 terms
Law-1
Functions of Law
Fairness and Flexibility
History of American Law
English Law System
Keeping the peace... Shaping moral standards... Promoting social ju…
Plessy v. Ferguson - separate but equal... Brown v. Board of Edu…
Comes from the English Law system
Law - $... Equity - Court Orders, property, rescission
Functions of Law
Keeping the peace... Shaping moral standards... Promoting social ju…
Fairness and Flexibility
Plessy v. Ferguson - separate but equal... Brown v. Board of Edu…
20 terms
Law of Agency part. 1
Multiple Listing Service (MLS)
MLS's Unilateral Subagency
Caveat Emptor
Law of Agency
An exchange of information create by brokers to increase expo…
When a seller listed property with a listing broker or firm,…
"Let the buyer beware". Buyers seek not only seek accurate fa…
The basic framework of the law that governs the legal respons…
Multiple Listing Service (MLS)
An exchange of information create by brokers to increase expo…
MLS's Unilateral Subagency
When a seller listed property with a listing broker or firm,…
10 terms
Law 1
Proprietary
Borough
circumvent
venture
sold under a trade name
district within a large town
avoid doing something
new project or activity
Proprietary
sold under a trade name
Borough
district within a large town
19 terms
Law1
Identity
Property/body search
Search general
An attempt
личность
обыск
поиск
попытка
Identity
личность
Property/body search
обыск
13 terms
Law 1
Common law
In the 1700′s the courts had the abili…
the "laws" must be recognized in a par…
Common Law is based on
Law that is the same for everyone.
define what the law was, but generate new laws.
violate a common law.
judicial precedent.
Common law
Law that is the same for everyone.
In the 1700′s the courts had the abili…
define what the law was, but generate new laws.
25 terms
Law Chapter 1
Laws
Code
Common Law
Positive Law
Enforceable rules of conduct in a society
Laws grouped into an organized form
Law based on current standards or customs of the people
Law based on the dictates of central political authority
Laws
Enforceable rules of conduct in a society
Code
Laws grouped into an organized form
26 terms
law1
comprehensively
angered
campaigner
triggering
kompleksowo
rozgniewany
działacz, aktywista
wyzwalanie
comprehensively
kompleksowo
angered
rozgniewany
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LAW 1
in accordance with ~ in pursuance to ~…
to act on defense > action < actionable
to change ~ alter ~ adapt ~ modify
to adopt ~ approve ~ ratify ~ amit... >…
căn cứ theo, phù hợp với
hành động tự vệ
thay đổi, sửa đổi
phê chuẩn, chấp thuận
in accordance with ~ in pursuance to ~…
căn cứ theo, phù hợp với
to act on defense > action < actionable
hành động tự vệ
20 terms
Business Law 1.01
administrative law
case law
constitution
English Common Law
body of rules created by government regulatory agencies
based on an appealed case ruling, an appellate court sets pre…
principles by which its government operates
result of custom-based laws being unified by courts in England
administrative law
body of rules created by government regulatory agencies
case law
based on an appealed case ruling, an appellate court sets pre…
28 terms
Business Law 1.02
answer
arraignment/initial hearing
arrest
civil court
the response to a civil complaint
the charged person is brought before a judge to determine pro…
a person who has allegedly committed a felony offense or a se…
the civil jurisdiction of the trial court divisions
answer
the response to a civil complaint
arraignment/initial hearing
the charged person is brought before a judge to determine pro…
31 terms
Law _1
laws
laws keep the country peaceful and kee…
norms
rules
A guideline in which we live by. It defines how people act in…
Why do we need laws?
Those behaviours that are socially expected but may only incu…
a principal or regulation of conduct, action, procedure or ar…
laws
A guideline in which we live by. It defines how people act in…
laws keep the country peaceful and kee…
Why do we need laws?
26 terms
law #1
Common Law
Statutory Law
How does a bill become a law?
Statutory Interpretation
based on prior judicial decisions, develops over time as conf…
written laws passed by Congress, state legislators, etc., two…
passed by both houses of Congress and signed by the President
statues are subject to interpretation by courts, judge can go…
Common Law
based on prior judicial decisions, develops over time as conf…
Statutory Law
written laws passed by Congress, state legislators, etc., two…
23 terms
Law #1
Beyond a reasonable doubt
Case
Case reporters
Civil Law
in criminal law, the general rule that for a judge or jury to…
a dispute between two or more parties that is resolved throug…
books containing the decisions issued by federal and state co…
(l) laws, written or unwritten, that specify the duties that…
Beyond a reasonable doubt
in criminal law, the general rule that for a judge or jury to…
Case
a dispute between two or more parties that is resolved throug…
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