Marriage and Divorce Laws of the World
by Hyacinthe Ringrose
Publisher: The Musson-Draper Company 1911
Number of pages: 270
The purpose of this volume is to furnish to the lawyer, legislator, sociologist and student a working summary of the marriage and divorce laws of the principal countries of the world. In the compilation which follows our endeavour is simply to set forth positive law as it exists today, leaving its correction or development to the proper authorities.
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by Alice Morse Earle - Loompanics Unlimited
An accumulation of notes on old-time laws, punishments and penalties. The subject is not a pleasant one, though it often has a humorous element; but a punishment that is obsolete gains an interest and dignity from antiquity.
by Robert H. Bork - Hoover Institution Press
During the past forty years, activists have used the court system to accomplish results that could not otherwise be obtained through the ordinary political processes. The authors show how legal decisions undermined America's sovereignty and values.
by Mark Tunick - University of California Press
What actions should be punished? Should plea-bargaining be allowed? How should sentencing be determined? In this original, penetrating study, Mark Tunick explores not only why society punishes wrongdoing, but also how it implements punishment.
by Erwin N. Griswold - Stevens & sons
This book may serve to help you to have a better understanding of our legal system and its many problems; and it may, too, lead to the conclusion that you are indeed privileged to live under your own constitutional and legal system.