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Unformatted text preview: natural law based on them, even though detailed rules and their particular applications may vary as society changes. Fundamental Self Evident Truths Assumption that people are rational and by applying their inherent abilities of reason and logic to their perception of the world they will arrive at basic principles of justice. Legal Positivism Distinction between law and morals . Law are the rules that is and are binding. Morals are the rules that ought and are not binding though there may be repercussions for their breach. Normative law are the rules made by government establishing standards of behaviour and regulating human conduct. John Austins definition of Law the command of a sovereign....
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