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of every citizen.
of Chapter 1
Chapter DEFINITION OF LAW
• “predictions of the way that a
court will decide specific legal
• “a rule of civil conduct prescribed
by the supreme power in a state,
commanding what is right, and
prohibiting what is wrong” Chapter 1
Chapter FUNCTIONS OF LAW to maintain stability in the social, political, and economic system through (1) dispute resolution, (2) protection of property and (3) the preservation of the state while at the s...
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