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Unformatted text preview: statutory law : the body of the law enacted by the legislative bodies (as opposed to constitutional law, administrative law, or case law). 3. administrative law : the body of law created by administrative agencies (in the form of rules, regulations, orders, and decisions) in order to carry out their duties and responsibilities. 4. common law : the body of law developed from custom or judicial decisions in English and US courts, not attributable to legislature. (federal, state, and local.)- Natural law : law that pertains to a particular notion (as opposed to international law).- Legal realism : scholars question the judges and their decisions. Judges are people, and people need to take in account of their values/background, what makes them think/thick. They have lots of differences in personalities. Many lawyers scope out judges based off personality....
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This note was uploaded on 04/15/2008 for the course BLAW 2361 taught by Professor Bible during the Spring '08 term at Texas State.
- Spring '08