Summer BUSA 2010 Exam 1

Summer BUSA 2010 Exam 1 - 1. Each of the following is a...

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1. Each of the following is a function of the law except: Facilitating retaliation by victims 2. passing statutes only after considerable study, debate and public Facilitating orderly change. 3. The concept of flexibility in the law is best illustrated by The ability to overturn precedent when it is no longer valid or when it is erroneous. 4. Which of the following is most consistent with the natural law school of jurisprudence? Law is based on moral and ethical principles of what is right, and it is the job of men and women, through study, to determine what these principles are. 5. Persons who believe that law is an aggregate of social traditions and customs, and that such societal changes will gradually be reflected in the law, believe in which school of jurisprudential thought? The historical school 6. Documents such as the U.S Constitution, the Magna Carta, and the United Nations Charter reflect what legal theory? The Natural Law school 7. Common law consist of Opinions that have been issued by judges when deciding previous cases. 8. The remedy, or relief, that was available in the law courts of England was: Monetary awards for damages 9. Common law is called common law because: By using precedent it could be applied uniformly and therefore be common among the courts of the various jurisdictions in England. 10. Which of the following is true about the creation of courts in England? The equity courts were created to allow remedies that could not be grandted by the law courts 11. A legal system that relies on extensive codes in which judicial decisions do not become law is known as what kind of legal system? Civil law 12. In the United States, the supreme law of the land include: The US constitution and treaties with foreign governments 13. Assume that there is a provision in the Colorado state constitution that is in conflict with a statute that was passed by the US Congress and enacted into law. Which is True? The federal statute will control and make the state constitutional provision invalid.
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