Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.

Remove Ads
Don't know
remaining cards
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards

Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

argylls law arl.


laws grouped into an organized form code
law based on the current standards or customs of the people common law
the power to decide a case jurisdiction
fairness equity
stops something from being done injunction
law enacted by state or federal legislatures statute
law based on the dictates of a central political authority positive law
enforceable rules of conduct in a society law
group of laws that allow individuals to seek legal remedies for wrongs done to them civil law
group of laws that defines & sets punishments for offenses agaisnt society criminal laws
defines rights & duties substantive law
first ten amendments to the US constitution bill of rights
private or civil wrong for which the law grants a remedy tort
the process for enforcing the law when someone is charged with a crime criminal procedure
the idea that the same ethical standards apply to everyone impartiality
covers rules that apply to business situations & transactions business law
a collection of standards of conduct & moral judgement forming the basis for a reasoned, impartial decision as to what is right or wrong ethics
an open, peaceful, violation of a law to protest its alleged, or supposed, injustice. civil disobedience
sets forth how rights & responsibilities can be legally exercised & enforced through the legal system procedural law
an offense against society rather than individuals crime
when any type of law is declared invalid by a state or federal court because it conflicts with a constitution unconstitutional
Created by: amanda lake