the law
Updated: 11/25/2019
the law

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  • why do we need the law
  • the law helps keep us safe and keep the government in check
  • how many different types of law are there
  • there are 8 which are criminal, civil, tort, family, public, international, administrative, and statutory
  • do we have legal protections in the constitution
  • yes we have amendments to protect our rights
  • what's a civil case
  • A lawsuit between people or groups which no laws were broken
  • what's a criminal case
  • case between the government and a person who broke the law
  • what happens during one of these cases
  • the procedures are arrest, preliminary hearing, indictment , arraignment, trial, and verdict