Question;Assignment:What;Is Law?Consider;Burma (named Myanmar by its military rulers). What political rights do you have;that the average Burmese citizen does not? Post your response.;Overview: Law has different meanings as;well as different functions. Philosophers have considered issues of justice and;law for centuries, and several different approaches, or schools of legal;thought, have emerged. In this chapter, we will look at those different;meanings and approaches and will consider how social and political dynamics;interact with the ideas that animate the various schools of legal thought. We;will also look at typical sources of ?positive law? in the United States and;how some of those sources have priority over others, and we will set out some;basic differences between the US legal system and other legal systems.QAssignment:Posttrial;Motions -What;if there was not a doctrine of res judicata? What would the legal system be;like? Post your response.;Background: In the United States, law and;government are interdependent. The Constitution establishes the basic framework;of government and imposes certain limitations on the powers of government. In;turn, the various branches of government are intimately involved in making;enforcing, and interpreting the law. Today, much of the law comes from Congress;and the state legislatures. But it is in the courts that legislation is;interpreted and prior case law is interpreted and applied.
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