law

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  1. government

    Which branch of the law regulates wrongful acts involving injury to one’s person, property, or reputation in a situation not covered by the terms of a contract? A. common law B. tort law C. civil law D. contract law

    asked by Johana on March 8, 2012
  2. government

    Which branch of the law regulates wrongful acts involving injury to one's person, property, or reputation in a situation not covered by the term of a contract? A. common law B. tort law C. civil law D. contract law

    asked by Charlette on April 3, 2012
  3. legal and ethical issues

    select a current or proposed law that impacts the delivery of human services what reliable resources are availiable to learn about the implications of this law? What is the purpose or rationale of the law? How will the law effect da-t-day operations within

    asked by Tiff on June 3, 2008
  4. 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
  5. Science-Chemistry

    1. What is Charles’s law? • State the definition of the law in words. • What are the assumptions of Charles’s law? • Write mathematical equations that represent the law. • What can you do with Charles’s law? • Using a gas-filled balloon as

    asked by Help needed.... Danielle on May 31, 2013
  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 voted this law , but felt

    asked by jeje on January 18, 2015
  7. 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 always involved in civil law

    asked by Adam on December 2, 2015
  8. science

    An atom that has the same amount of atoms of each element on both sides of the reaction obeys what law? law of conservation of energy law of conservation of mass law of conservation of temperature law of conservation of atoms I know the Answer law of

    asked by Miracle Mckeller on October 26, 2016
  9. 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 between civil and criminal law

    asked by Lou on September 7, 2018
  10. Chemisrty

    Determine which law is appropriate for solving the following problem. What volume will 1.56 liters of a gas at 27°C and 745 mmHg of pressure occupy at 100°C and 700 mmHg of pressure? Law used: Boyle's Law Charles' Law Combined Gas Law

    asked by Angel on October 19, 2011
  11. business

    what is the chronological order of the major legislation that makes up the history of employment law in this country? for each law, state the social problem the law was designed to address and whether the law has solved the problem.

    asked by Sean on April 28, 2011
  12. government

    The colonists built their governments based on customs and ideas borrowed from England and early civilizations, including unwritten, judge-made law developed over centuries. This type of law is known as a. constitutionalism b. common law.c. Hammurabi's

    asked by lexus on January 26, 2017
  13. bus law

    What is the chronological order of the major legislation that makes up the history of employment law in this country? For each law, state the social problem the law was designed to address, and discuss how employment law has affected the workplace in the

    asked by kash on September 2, 2010
  14. bus/415

    What is the chronological order of the major legislation that makes up the history of employment law in this country? For each law, state the social problem the law was designed to address, and discuss how employment law has affected the workplace in the

    asked by Shelly on August 17, 2010
  15. Civics

    The president signs a new bill into law. Some people believe the new bill is unconstitutional. According to the system of checks and balances, what can be done? 1. The Supreme Court can enact a new law to cancel the old. 2. The country can vote to overturn

    asked by Emma on September 28, 2018
  16. bioethics

    what is law natural law eternal law human positive law what is conscience different kinds of conscience pls need an answer thanks

    asked by joyce on June 20, 2011
  17. technology

    Need help on the question below. I have read all about all 3 laws but still don't understand if this would be 1st or 2nd law. "A ball is rolling in a straight line on a hardwood floor. A cat hits it from the right, so the ball rolls left. Which Law of

    asked by Brandi on March 14, 2014
  18. Health

    If HIPAA rules are sticter than state law, which standard should you follow and why? This is what I beleive the answer is. Could somebody confirm that I'm at least on the right trail or that this is right or wrong? Answer: The stritest law prevails,

    asked by Dee on October 23, 2008
  19. Chemsitry

    Which of the laws of thermodynamics provides a criterion for spontaneity? the zeroth law, the first law, the second law, and the third law? This site will give you zeroth, first, second, and third laws. You may need to scroll down a little but it on the

    asked by Cindy on April 27, 2007
  20. government

    the election process is largely governed by a. state law b. federal law c. local law d. PACs b

    asked by jere on December 28, 2007
  21. Law

    Hi there! I have totally got to find out how the Aussie Law is similar to the US law. Anyway I DO like know that like Oz follows England law mainly but that isn't what I need. Bushells of Thanks Minnie

    asked by Minnie on April 25, 2008
  22. US Legal system and branches of government

    consider the definition of private law and public law. Discuss the difference between these two sources of law. support with example.

    asked by Elizabeth on November 20, 2015
  23. physics multiple choice MCQ 2- i need help please @all respective sir & bro

    which of the following laws is applicable for the behavior of a perfect gas? a. Boyle's law b. Charles' low c. Gay-Lussac law d. all of the above e. joule's law

    asked by hi bro it's me ( ^_^) himel@,Damon ,Steve,Henry. ,Ms.Sue .bobpursley& all respect sir on November 10, 2016
  24. HSM230

    Assignment: HSM Law Profile Paper · Due Date: Day 7 [Individual] forum · Select a current or proposed law that impacts the delivery of human services. · Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper in APA format that answers the following questions: o What

    asked by Loey on November 4, 2008
  25. hsm230

    Assignment: HSM Law Profile Paper · Due Date: Day 7 [Individual] forum · Select a current or proposed law that impacts the delivery of human services. · Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper in APA format that answers the following questions: o What

    asked by shauntae on May 16, 2010
  26. Law

    Research and identify a labor law that is specific to your state. Share a brief summary of the law with us and discuss why you believe this law is or is not important to the employer-employee relationship.

    asked by Mattiazz on November 30, 2013
  27. Sociology

    That a judge has to issue a warrant for a household search derives from ____________. a) probable cause b) substantive law c) procedural law d) mala en se law I believe the answer is (c)

    asked by Tammy on November 4, 2012
  28. Social Studies

    Among the First Laws passed by FDR was the Truth-in-Securities Act. How did it support his New Deal Goals? A. The law's Purpose was to make sure farmers' investments were safe. B. The law's goal was to prevent another economic crash. C. The law was focused

    asked by Kylita on February 27, 2017
  29. Social studies

    Among the first laws passed by FDR was the Truth-in-Securities Act. How did it support his New Deal goals? A The law’s purpose was to make sure farmers’ investments were safe. B The law’s goal was to prevent another economic crash. C The law was

    asked by Herambe on February 23, 2017
  30. Government Law question

    What kind of law is it when judges make the law by their decisions on the bench? ___ Law

    asked by Allyson on January 14, 2013
  31. AED 204

    explain in no more than 150 words per law, what requirements each law places on educators in their classrooms Case Law Brown v Board of Education Parc v The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Mills v Board of Education Section 504 of Public Law 93-112 Public Law

    asked by TY on June 25, 2010
  32. Physics

    What is the connection between Weber’s Law, Fechner’s Law, and Steven’s Power Law

    asked by Vanessa on September 6, 2014
  33. English

    What is an explanation when someone says: "The our crime's worse than a murderer's. His act puts him outside the law, but keeps the law intact. Ours would weaken the law." P.s. These men are forming a posse to hang a gang that killed one of their townsmen.

    asked by Samantha on October 20, 2010
  34. Business Law

    1. The Law that enables the federal government to remove from the market any food shown to cause cancer is the A. Consumer Product Safety Act B. Right to Health Amendment C. Strict Liability Rule D. Delaney Amendment In my book it was confusing because it

    asked by Tine on February 10, 2015
  35. chemistry

    1. what gas law does the nitric oxide relate to and why? (**charles law, boyles law, combined gas or gay-lusaacs law) 2. What gas law does nitrogen monoxide relate to? (**charles law, boyles law, combined gas or gay-lusaacs law)

    asked by navroz on October 4, 2010
  36. trigonometry

    Use logarithms and the law of tangents to solve the triangle ABC, given that a=21.46 ft, b=46.28 ft, and C=32°28'30" I have to use logarithms and law of tangents . and then provide the check. which says law of sine or mollweids equation. I can't us the

    asked by Anon on February 26, 2011
  37. Bus law

    Why is the United State a “common law country”? We're a common law country because we follow precedents established over hundreds of years in Britain and the U.S. Common law is followed except when statutory law opposes a specific practice. Check this

    asked by mike on February 19, 2007
  38. physics

    Choose the correct description for each "Law" of Electricity & Magnetism. The choices are faradays law lenz law ampere law are my choices correct Gives the amount of current resulting from a changing magnetic field.AMPERE LAW Gives the strength of the

    asked by Ana on May 1, 2011
  39. physics

    The two small spheres each with mass m= 25g are hung by silk threads length L=.65m from a common point. When the spheres are given positive charge such that q1=2q2, each thread hangs stationary at theta=15 degrees from the vertical. Using Newton's first

    asked by someone on June 9, 2016
  40. law

    there are two kinds of law in south africa.write a paragraph in which you identify these two kinds of sources of law;name the examples of sources of law that belong to each kind;and indicate the differences betweem these teo kinds of sources of law.

    asked by nancy on March 16, 2014
  41. History

    1. Why do some argue that the Supreme Court "legislates from the bench" or, in other words, actually makes law? A. The Supreme Court does not legislate, i.e. make law. B. The Supreme Court is involved in administrative law. C. The Supreme Court's rulings

    asked by Nadia on April 7, 2015
  42. Chemistry

    I need help solving these. I don’t know what formula to use for them. There’s the (Boyle’s law, Kevin’s law, Charles law, and Gays law). Can someone help me figure out which law I’m supposed to use?

    asked by Samantha on April 9, 2018
  43. History

    PHOENIX, Sept. 20, 2012—Arizona's new immigration law takes effect this week. According to the law, police officers must check the status of anyone who may be an undocumented immigrant. Officers have the right to decide who is checked under this law.

    asked by Us History help on October 3, 2017
  44. env, sci

    distinguish between the first law of thermodynamics energy and the second law of thermodynamics energy Energy as defined in both laws has the same meaning. It is the laws that are different. The second law involves the direction of heat flow, the role of

    asked by Susan on July 14, 2007
  45. Algebra 2

    Using the information given about a triangle, which law must you use to solve the triangle? Law of Sines, Law of Cosines, or Neither. ASA SSS SAS AAA SSA AAS

    asked by Katy on February 13, 2012
  46. Chemistry

    What data led to the development of the Law of Multiple Proportions? Give an example and explain why this law is important in chemistry. Would this be a good answer: John Dalton used the same observations he used for his law of definite proportions to help

    asked by Jack on June 28, 2015
  47. Government

    What is "Suits of Law'? A suit of law is when someone bring legal action against someone else... whether a person or a business or a part of the government. it is a law suit.

    asked by Jack on January 4, 2007
  48. Government

    What is "Law Codes"? Law codes are the written law, published and recognized as the law.

    asked by Jack on January 5, 2007
  49. Maths

    Solve for following applying spherical trigonometry... 1.Papua New Guinea (37° 45'N, 122°27'W)(since course was 260°) distance travelled =2250nm. A) use law of cosine to calculate a and thus altitude:or B) use law of sine to calculate N and thus

    asked by Collins on May 19, 2018
  50. Physics

    How do I use Kirchhoff's First Law -- the law of conservation of energy and the law of conservation of charge to prove the equivalent resistance formula. Rt = R1 + R2 + R3 ......

    asked by Art on May 27, 2012
  51. World History Answer Check (Ms.Sue)

    How did King Henry II's goal to become more powerful affect the development of law? A: Henry's goal to become more powerful affected the development of law as it ultimately expanded the power of royal courts. Since royal courts were now found throughout

    asked by Victoria on September 14, 2014
  52. these questions left...someone help

    In addition, briefly discuss the sources of criminal law. How does constitutional law affect the development of the criminal code? What are common law crimes as opposed to actions criminalized by statute? Only last two questions... nevermind..

    asked by Timothy K. on September 3, 2006
  53. physics

    1. Suppose that the strength of the electric field about an isolated point charge has a certain value at a distance of 1 m. How will the electric field strength compare at a distance of 2 m from the point charge? I know it's At twice the distance the field

    asked by anonymous on July 14, 2010
  54. 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 is clearly stated in

    asked by Jo on November 12, 2006
  55. US history

    1) The ideals of the Athenian State , Roman law, and the Mayflower Compact contributed most significantly to the growth of the principles of 1. government under law and the consent of the governed. 2. religious freedom and women's suffrage. 3. checks and

    asked by Anonymous on October 13, 2010
  56. HIPPA

    please check my answer thanks If HIPPA law is stricter than state law, which standards should you follow and why ? What if state all was stricter ? This is all I have so far any input would be great HIPPA laws are stricter than any state law. This standard

    asked by Casie on May 12, 2008
  57. Science

    What is the difference between a scientific theory and a scientific law? A. A scientific theory describes a pattern of observations, while a scientific law is an educated guess based on observation. B. A scientific theory is based on a few experiments,

    asked by Amber on August 13, 2015
  58. Anatomy & Physiology

    How do the gas laws (Daltons, Boyles and Henrys)apply to the respiratory processes? I will be happy to critique your thinking on this. I know Dalton's Law is the law of partial pressures, Boyle's law is the law for a fixed mass of ideal gas at fixed

    asked by Aletha on March 21, 2007
  59. intro to paralegal

    i have a discussion post that im not quite sure how to answer, since i am unsure how to interpret it. It reads as follows: The American common law system provides the judicial system with two primary duties 1) interpreting the meaning of statutes and

    asked by eva on April 21, 2018
  60. Civics

    "__________ should be upheld by all political parties. They would neither advise others to break the law, nor encourage others to do so even when the strongly disagree with the legislation put forward by the government of the day.' Which phrase or term

    asked by jeje on January 18, 2015
  61. Law

    Write a paragraph on the sources of law in which you have to address the following aspects: The kinds of sources of law; examples of sources that belong to each kind; the differences between the kinds of sources of law; the source of law which you have to

    asked by Sharon on June 27, 2017
  62. physics

    why the electric and magnetic fields are perpendicular to each other? why we need ampere circuital law when we already have bio sevarts law? why we use sin(theta) in the bio sevarts law why not the other ratios?

    asked by shiva on August 2, 2014
  63. Science

    1. What is the difference between a scientific theory and a scientific law? A) A scientific theory describes a pattern of observations, while a scientific law is an educated guess based on observation. B) A scientific theory is based on a few experiments,

    asked by Tim on September 14, 2015
  64. business law

    A NEW STATE LAW MANDATES THAT ALL EMPLOYERS MUST PORHIBIT SMOKING ON PRESMISES. THE LAW FURTHER PROVIDES THAT ANY EMPLOYER WHO ALLOWS EITHER AN EMPLOYER OR A CLIENT/CUSTOMER TO SMOKE BE SUBJECT TO A COURT ORDER REQUIRING THE EMPLOYER TO ENFORCE THE LAW.

    asked by DEE on February 6, 2008
  65. MATHS

    Please explain the question below. The members of a certain family are eager waanderers. All ten of them are constantly on the move in one part of the world or another. One Christmas, by some strange coincidence, they all meet in Cairo, Egypt. As they sat

    asked by MILDRED on September 17, 2009
  66. criminal law

    1 Constitutional law The law as expressed in the U.S. Constitution and the various state constitutions. The U.S. Constitution is the supreme law of the land. State constitutions are supreme within state borders to the extent that they do not violate the

    asked by Mary on October 28, 2009
  67. business law

    A NEW STATE LAW MANDATES THAT ALL EMPLOYERS MUST PORHIBIT SMOKING ON PRESMISES. THE LAW FURTHER PROVIDES THAT ANY EMPLOYER WHO ALLOWS EITHER AN EMPLOYER OR A CLIENT/CUSTOMER TO SMOKE BE SUBJECT TO A COURT ORDER REQUIRING THE EMPLOYER TO ENFORCE THE LAW.

    asked by Dee on February 6, 2008
  68. English

    Please Help!!! I just need some ideas to right a short essay. I've already though of allergies as one problem. Language Arts Essay: A law requiring everyone to have a pet might cause serious problems for some people. What problems do you thinks such a law

    asked by A on May 27, 2014
  69. Philosophy

    Martin Luther King, “Letter from Birmingham Jail,” draws from the thought of Thomas Aquinas in saying “an unjust law is a human law that is not rooted in eternal and natural law. Any law that uplifts human personality is just. Any law that degrades

    asked by Christopher on April 30, 2013
  70. 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
  71. English

    "I submit that an individual who breaks a law that conscience tells him is unjust, and who willingly accepts the penalty of imprisonment in order to arouse the conscience of the community over its injustice, is in reality expressing the highest respect for

    asked by Steve on August 9, 2015
  72. 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 criminal code. For one, the

    asked by Jo Ann on November 11, 2006
  73. Please Help!! Math

    Solve for following applying spherical trigonometry... 1.Papua New Guinea (37° 45'N, 122°27'W)(since course was 260°) distance travelled =2250nm. A) use law of cosine to calculate a and thus altitude:or B) use law of sine to calculate N and thus

    asked by Darius on April 24, 2016
  74. Law

    1. What does the expression, “Policing by the letter of the law” mean? A. Police officers strictly interpret and enforce the law according to the exact statements of the law. B. Police officers loosely interpret and enforce the law according to the

    asked by Amy on May 13, 2014
  75. English

    1 Constitutional law The law as expressed in the U.S. Constitution and the various state constitutions. The U.S. Constitution is the supreme law of the land. State constitutions are supreme within state borders to the extent that they do not violate the

    asked by Mary on October 28, 2009
  76. Economic

    1. The principle that states that the more you have of something, the less satisfaction you will get from an additional unit is the a. law of demand. c. law of equilibrium. b. law of diminishing marginal utility. d. price elasticity. 2. Demand for one

    asked by Candace on March 31, 2010
  77. 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

    asked by NeNe on September 6, 2012
  78. World History Answer Check

    1. Explain the signifigance of the Twelve Tables and the Law of Nations to the development of political thought? A: The significance of the Twelve Tables to the development of politcal thought was that they established the idea that all free citizens had a

    asked by Victoria on September 14, 2014
  79. geometry

    I honestly need help on this question. Determine whether statement(3)follows from statements(1)and(2)by the law of detachment or law of syllogism.If it does,state which law was used.If it does not,write invalid. (1)If n is an integer,then n is a real

    asked by stef on September 14, 2012
  80. Civics

    The president of the United States is the head of the executive branch and plays a large role in making America's laws. His job is to approve the laws that Congress creates. When both chambers have approved a bill, they send it to the president. In order

    asked by HELP ME PLEASE LIKE PLEASE on December 3, 2015
  81. Anatomy-bobpursley

    How do the gas laws (Daltons, Boyles and Henrys)apply to the respiratory processes? Anatomy & Physiology - bobpursley, Wednesday, March 21, 2007 at 11:51am I will be happy to critique your thinking on this. Anatomy & Physiology - Aletha, Wednesday, March

    asked by Aletha on March 21, 2007
  82. GOVERNMENT HELP

    The form of law enacted both by the people, through referendum or initiative, and by legislative bodies is called: constitutinal law, statutory law, common law read each and decide http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Non-statutory_law

    asked by Suzanne on November 13, 2006
  83. Math

    1. Given the product law of logarithms, prove the product law of exponents. 2. Given the quotient law of logarithms, prove the quotient law of exponents. 3. Apply algebraic reasoning to show that a=b^(loga/logb) for any a,b>0 Please explain these to me.

    asked by Jus on May 25, 2009
  84. Science

    Please help Me With These Questions 1.what is one difference between the scientific theory and scientific law 2. what are two similarities a scientific theory and scientific law 3. Sam noticed every time she rolled a ball on a flat surface it did not stop

    asked by Young Lil G on September 5, 2017
  85. fundamentals of policing

    Post a 350- to 700-word response, describing the duties, functions, and responsibilities of local and state law enforcement agencies and explain the major differences between the two. Then, identify three federal law enforcement agencies. Describe their

    asked by me on May 9, 2008
  86. Law

    I am having a hard time and very pressed for time. Thanks in advance;) Select a current or proposed law that impacts the delivery of health care or human services. „FƒnWrite a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper in APA format that answers the following

    asked by Need help before midnight...help on October 8, 2007
  87. 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 upon other court cases in

    asked by Elise Bedford on April 18, 2017
  88. Geometry

    Determine whether the statement (3) follows from statement (1) and (2) by the law of detachment or the law of syllogism. If it does, state which law was used. If it does not, write invalid. (1) if you study you will be smart (2) if you are smart you will

    asked by Kirage on June 2, 2016
  89. Government

    The Supreme court is most likely to grant a hearing when a case involves: A.an issue of state law as opposed to an issue of federal law. B.an issue of private law as opposed to an issue of public. C.an issue that is being decided inconsistently by the

    asked by Calvin on December 31, 2011
  90. History

    Read the excerpt from Hammurabi’s Code. “If a man has knocked out the eye of a patrician [aristocrat], his eye shall be knocked out. . . If he has knocked out the eye of a plebeian [commoner] . . . he shall pay one mina of silver. If he has knocked out

    asked by INEEDHELP on November 15, 2018
  91. Physics

    I got a few questions that I need to be checked please? Why does a brick weigh 1 kilogram. Explain. -Would it be cause there are not other forces acting on it that's why it weighs 1 kilogram? Why do lurch foward when a bus slows down? What law is this? -Is

    asked by Soly on September 10, 2007
  92. law-major help?

    Hi, my friend and I both want to be lawyers. we finally talked after a long time of not seeing each other and we got on the topic of college. and majors. etc. i asked her what do u want to major in? she goes "history.. for LAw" i'm like you want to major

    asked by Clarissa on November 6, 2008
  93. physics

    1.What if Newton’s Third Law did not exist?. In your response to this inquiry, think of some of the consequences if Newton’s Third Law were not true. Describe in detail at least two consequences that would result if the Third Law were not true.

    asked by maria on April 26, 2011
  94. Criminal Justice

    a judge's primary responsibility is to? state law plaintiff community law or plantiff ?

    asked by Franie on October 9, 2015
  95. world history

    compare&contrast the present day law with the previous law of hammurabi

    asked by Anonymous on November 30, 2011
  96. Physics

    State the similarities between Coloumb's law And Newton's Law Of Universal Gravitation.

    asked by Jacob on February 17, 2017
  97. physics

    how is Gauss's Law use in determining the electric field anywhere around a point charge and how is this related to Coulomb's law?

    asked by alex on July 6, 2010
  98. Biology

    What law of thermodynamics explains the fact that if you drop an egg, the shell will not spontaneously repair itself? The second law

    asked by aj on February 25, 2007
  99. CRIMINOLOGY

    Does the states criminal system follow the rule of law which is set forth in the constitution and is federal law?

    asked by bianca on April 10, 2011
  100. Politics iran

    Is this correct? The political values of Iran are influened by shari'a law? In other words Islamic law?

    asked by Patrick on April 28, 2010