The body of law that relates to crime. It regulates social conduct and proscribes whatever is threatening, harmful, or otherwise endangering to the property, health, safety, and moral welfare of people. It includes the punishment of people who violate these laws.
The body of law encompasses marriage, adoption, divorce, custody, death, and estate planning. ... The traditional way to marry is to get a marriage license from a state-authorized official, then participate in a formal civil or religious wedding ceremony.
Personal Injury Law
The body of law covers situations in which a person's body, mind, or emotions are hurt, usually due to someone else's negligence or carelessness. It includes wrongful death, or situations where an injury proves fatal.
The body of law that determines whether a person is an alien, the rights, duties, and obligations associated with being an alien in the United States, and how aliens gain residence or citizenship within the United States.