American government

As distinct from civil law, criminal law is law that defines a relationship:

a: between individuals
b: between governments
c: between individuals and government
d: beween citizens and non-citizens

I choose B. I have read and read my text. I'm I on the right track?

  1. 0
  2. 0
  3. 3
asked by NeNe
  1. Criminal law doesn't regulate relationships between governments.

    I think c is your best answer. When a person violates a law, it's considered a criminal offense.

    1. 0
    2. 0
    posted by Ms. Sue

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. government

    As distinct from civil law, criminal law is law that defines a relationship: a. between individuals. b. between governments. c. between individuals and government. d. between citizens and non-citizens. I THINK IT'S A OR D

    asked by Anonymous on December 29, 2011
  2. Government

    i think it is answer ( b ), can someone make sure What is the difference between criminal and civil law? a) There is no difference. b) The standard of guilt is higher in criminal law than it is in civil law c) The government is

    asked by Adam on December 2, 2015
  3. criminology

    Criminal charges are generally not filed when which type of law is violated? statutory law criminal law civil law case law D?

    asked by Bri on March 23, 2018
  4. Introduction to the Criminal Justice System

    Is Common Law, Statute, and Jurisdiction sources of Criminal Law? What I have is, almost all criminal prosecutions today are based on criminal laws defined by statute rather than by the common law. That is true, because punishment

    asked by Jo on November 12, 2006
  5. History

    The rule of law, established by Hammurabi, was the idea that a.) different laws apply to people of different social ranking b.) all members of society, even the rich and powerful, must obey the law c.) there is no difference

    asked by Lou on September 7, 2018
  6. Civics

    In the case The Senate Of Tennessee V. John Thomas Scopes, high school biology teacher John Scopes was accused of teaching content that violated a Tennessee law that stopped public school teachers from teaching evolution. Scopes

    asked by jeje on January 18, 2015
  7. Another Law question

    An action in________ law would be the most appropriate way to stop a construction company from razing a 150-year-old house that sits on property that you claim as your own. A. common B. equity C. criminal D. civil This would be an

    asked by Natasha on January 24, 2007
  8. Introduction to the Criminal Justice System

    How does constitutional law affect the development of the criminal code? (What I have)is research on: I have researched the constitutional law and the criminal code, but I can not find where the constitutional law affects the

    asked by Jo Ann on November 11, 2006
  9. American Government

    A state judge decides that, because a couple lived together for many years, they must split their assets equally between them now that they have ended their relationship, despite not being legally married. He bases his decision

    asked by Elise Bedford on April 18, 2017
  10. Criminal Justice

    I am trying to explain: Assess the impact of globalization on the U.S. criminal justice system. Compare and contrast international criminal justice systems (Civil Law, Common law, and Islamic Law and Socialist Law traditions).

    asked by Kat on June 20, 2015

More Similar Questions