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The laws of a society is a set of rules and principles that determine a system of society's dos and don'ts, and the institutions that legislate and enforce the laws. Ask your questions about laws, legal systems, and legal issues here.
If you're referring to "spirit of the law" vs. "letter of the law",it's very simple. The spirit of the law refers to the reason thelaw was made, while the letter of the law refers to the exact wordsthe law was written with.
To gain legal authority or the guardian of estate which allows a fully competent individual the of the use of monetary assets of an individual that has been deemed unable to care for themselves. For example, it is not for the Guardians use it is to pay the incompetent individual(s) utilities, living...
Drivers license, apartment lease, mortgage statement, pay stubs,car registration, and tax returns are considered proof ofresidency.
speed limit is 34mph no speeding once a week
The case was based on a corrupt land sale. John Peck bought the land originally and later sold some to Robert Fletcher with Peck having full knowledge that the sale of the land would be void under the current (1795) Georgia Law. This law was void and illegal based on the Contract Clause in the...
Under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, enacted last month, every person who receives unemployment benefits during 2009 is eligible to exclude the first $2,400 of these benefits when they file their tax return next year.
Don't tell them. That's not something they have a right or obligation to know. All they are obligated to know is that you used to work at a particular job. In fact, if you tell them your work history and consent to them calling a previous employer all they can legally ask is if you used to work...
18 is the age of majority in most states.
Yes, it is. The US Postal Service is a federal program. If you do  anything to destruct a mailbox/post office or try to get into  someone else's mailbox without their permission, it is considered a  federal offense and an invasion of privacy.
Answer this question... committing it without the intent
 ==Answer==  Residential land use means land which has had a dwelling erected upon it for human habitation. Zoning laws can restrict how many dwellings and how much land for each dwelling, and other criteria, and determine how many dwelling units (apartments) are allowed, and so forth.
Defamation- is the communication of a statement that makes a claim, expressly stated or implied to be factual, that may give an individual, business, product, group, or government, negative image. The two types are slander (for spoken words), and libel (for written or published words). It is usually...
  There is many steps to take for her to come to Cananda. Its going to be hard for her to leave the country depending on how serious her criminal records are.   You may be able to get her into Canada as your spouse, if her criminal record is not too serious, but that will not make her a...
I don't think you could do this, in most cases. The age of majority is 18. That's when you're considered a legal adult and you can make all your own decisions. In some cases a minor can be legally emancipated. You would want to contact a family lawyer in California to ask about this. Otherwise you...
When they are 18 unless the legal guardians agree to it..
Georgia constitution has been frequently changed more and it is longer
The Picasso family retains the copyright, and it is administered by ARS-NY.
Drilling in the earth we get petroleum in raw shape
Send the company a letter along with a copy of the deathcertificate. If there is an estate, the balance will need to bepaid. Check with your lawyer for varying circumstances.
There is no single answer to this question. "Code" building  requirements are set forth by local authorities such as counties  and municipalities, and may or may not cover minimum garage size.  You would need to check with your local governing authority to  determine what, if any, legal...
Short answer: no. The laws differ from state to state, but at the  moment you would be hard-pressed to find a state that strict.  Generally speaking, you must live in a state (among other  requirements) for a consecutive 12 months before you may even apply  for residency in that state. Meaning,...
Most likely. Just about every state will intercept federal and state income tax refunds for child support arrears.
Yes, in some states and under some circumstances. It typicallydepends upon whether the box allegedly contains community property.It also varies based on the domiciles of the husband and wife, andtheir legal marital status.
Because he had sex with a cop
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No. If you do not go to court you will be put in jail.
  Liberals are all for individual rights. The Patriot Act involves phone tapping, invasion into personal emails and records. Thus, Liberals are very anti-Patriot Act.
The answer depends on the marriage laws your jurisdiction. A marriage license is required for a valid civil marriage in ever state in the United States and most other Western countries. However, nine U. S. states still recognize common law marriage to some degree. In that case there would be no...
It depends on (1) the laws where the apartment is located and (2)  the lease contract. Most likely the laws are silent on this issue,  leaving it to the negotiation between the landlord and the tenant.  If so, then it will depend on the lease contract. Most lease  contracts define the term ...
==Are there no collateral bail bonds?==  It depends on the size of the bond and charges associated with the bond. Under 3K and without crime punishable by a considerable amount of jail and no other warrants, you might be able to find someone who will do it for a reasonable amount of cash - at...
The estate must repay the loan before assets are inherited.  Otherwise, only if they cosigned.
Over 845,384 in the us alone
An 18 year old is an adult in MA. He/she may move away from his  parents without permission and support himself. His parents are no  longer obligated support him. (Except that one parent may be under  a court order to pay child support to the other, but this is not  relevant to the 18 year old.)
There are many different examples of the 'st amendment. The March  for Life in D.C. and the occupy Wall Street movement are but two  examples. Here is the relevant wording of the 1st amendment: The  First Amendment (Amendment I) to the United States  Constitution prohibits the making of any law...
The Georgia Constitution is the governing document for Georgia. Itoutlines the three branches of government in Georgia.
The Warren Court, arguably the most liberal court in U.S. history,  was mainly known for its decisions regarding equality and civil  rights. You could say one of their key goals was the elimination of  discrimination in the areas of employment and education.
As far as I knew, on those days and all, there were severe and  aggression training and education should have been undergone to  become a lawyer.
What country, state/province and city are you referring to? The  laws differ between federal jurisdiction, state and even local  municipal legislatures. Generally speaking, if you are in America,  you can smoke legal substances, consume alcohol and enter 21+  establishments. The only two things...
How old is the minor, and what state is this in? There are  different laws at federal and state levels regarding the possession  of child pornography and coercing a minor into lewd sexual acts.  Generally speaking, even if the "someone" in question is under 18,  they are still in possession of...
you need to contact sheriff or dhr, the sheriffs office will get it  in court fast
Yes, anything over 49cc is considered a motorcycle.
Your right, you are responsible to leave enough distance between  you and the vehicle in front of you in order for you to be able to  stop. Good measure is one car length for every 10 mph that you are  traveling. This also applies to the person behind you. Technically  you are responsible for...
An immigrant gets divorced and remarried in the same manner that  anyone does: by filing a divorce in the appropriate Court and  following the Court process to obtain a decree of divorce, and then  by having the marriage performed by someone authorized to do so.
You will need an I.D., your birth certificate, and an non-laminated  Social Security card. Go to the court house, and ask for the  licensing section.
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To get cheats for swords and sandals, go to *1. Download the newest engine, and after you download and install it, click yes on the first box, no on the second. Now as for the cheating, here's what you do. Say you have 1,000 gold and want more. Multiply it by 8, get your answer, click first search....
It means everything to sustainability failed commitments eventually  stagnate a process. Subtle honesty and communication are important  to keeping commitments to colleagues directly in-line with work  priorities. Results can be measured when implemented successfully.  An acute focus on the...
If she no longer a dependent of yours she should no longer be  entitled to the payments. They should have been paid to you anyway  for her behalf if I'm not mistaken. I'm sure a check was never sent  in the name of a minor. Make sure she does not call them pretending  to be you and change the...
In 1977 former Ku Klux Klansman Robert "Dynamite Bob" Chambliss was indicted in the murder of all four girls, tried and convicted of the first-degree murder of Denise McNair, and sentenced to life in prison.
All bathrooms must have sinks inside them. If there is not one,  your landlord will be required to get one put in for you.
-You must obey the traffic laws. -You must drive without a collision.-You must drive with your parent, guardian, spouse or an adult 25 years of age or older who has a valid California driver license.-You must hold your permit for 6 months before you can take your driving test to get your driver...
You can apply for Section 8 housing. Also, there are usually  agencies in the community that will help you get started in renting  a home. With those, you also get expectations and responsibilities  to make it in the long run.
It depends on if the officer will add wreckless driving to the  ticket. It will be around $200 if he doesn't.
Imagine if the Police Commissioners (members of the executive) were also judges (members of the judiciary). This would mean they could arrest anyone and then convict them automatically, thus exercising arbitrary power. By keeping the executive and the judiciary separate, we limit the possibility of...
No, child is not considered to be a stepchild under US immigration  law unless the marriage occurred prior to his/her 18th birthday.
Citations and fines are controlled by the local municipality that  the violation occurred in, no matter whether the ticket was issued  by State Patrol, Sheriff's Deputy, or City Police. If you were in  the City, call the Magistrate Judge in that city. If in the County  it will be Magistrate or...
if you get stop in Canada for DUI and don't report to insurance, are you obligated to report to them.
It depends on your state's custody laws. For example, California is  a "mother state" where the only way a mother can be denied full  custody of her children is if she is so grossly unfit that she is  institutionalized. Other states may prefer the father, but  generally very few states have a...
1600.00 I know that's on the 870 and what else i don't know but it's unlikely any Remington shotgun will bring that amount
This is far too complicated and specific of a question to try to  answer without appropriate legal counsel. You should speak with an  immigration attorney in your jurisdiction.
You're not eligible for a real estate license if your a convicted  felon ... Some agencies might waive that requirement if you provide  an explanation as to the nature of the crime.
If you decrease the size of a page's margins, you will decrease the  amount of data that can be printed on the page.
Not Likely as you will probably be turned down for financial aid as  well.
If you can locate the owner of the easement, and that person iswilling to release their rights to the easement, the process isfairly simple. The easement owner would need to sign a "release ofeasement" in the presence of a notary public, and the release wouldneed to be recorded in the county where...
Although some states allow the Court to consider an "election" by a  child of a certain age (usually beginning at 12-14) regarding which  parent he/she prefers to live with, the Court ultimately decides  what is in the best interests of the child by considering a variety  of factors.
You will need to see a judge to have your marriage nullified. He  will then need to get a divorce and then you will have to get  married legally.  There also may be some criminal penalties because it is against  the law to be married to two people at the same time. Additionally,  you may have...
In February 1791, the Court moved to Philadelphia with Congress and the rest of the United States government. They met in February at Independence Hall, then moved to a more permanent location in Philadelphia's Old City Hall until construction was completed in Washington, D.C. in 1800. For more...