Intro to Law Chapter #4

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  1. Adjudicate
    The process of hearing and deciding a case
  2. Adversarial system
    The trial process in the common law system, where the parties attempt to present their case in the best light possible, and destroy the case of the opponent party
  3. Domestic and International law
    The positive law of a nation state, International law is concord with the law that governs relation between nations and between individual in an international context.
  4. Positive Law
    the law of a nation states that controls and regulates socials interaction.
  5. Private and Public Law
    Private law concerns legal relationship between private persons; public law concerns legal relationship between private persons and state
  6. Probative values
    The extent to which specific evidence proves a fact alleged by the party presenting it. Evidence of high probative values is evidence that strongly supports a party’s case
  7. Procedural and substantive law
    Procedural law concerns rules and procedures under which a legal system operates. Substantive law is concerned with legal rights and remedies
  8. Inquisitorial system
    Judge involved in case , more info
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Intro to Law Chapter #4
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