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The General Characteristics of Criminal LawPoliticalityoOnly a recognized authority, such as elected government, can make lawoIt is the government that decides the rules and what constitutes a violationof these rulesSpecificityoMust be codification of the law so that people are provided with a meansof knowing in advance what they can or cannot do as it pertains to the lawoCodifyingPenal Code- Lets you know what the law is and the punishment forbreaking that lawCode of Criminal Procedure- Outlines the processUniformity
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