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Main Title Law 101 : everything you need to know about the American legal system /
Author Feinman, Jay M.
Publisher Oxford University Press,
Year Published 2000
OCLC Number 41096363
ISBN 0195132653; 9780195132656
Subjects Law--United States--Popular works. ; Recht ; USA ; Legislation--United States.
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ELAM  KF387.F45 2000 Region 5 Library/Chicago,IL 01/30/2017
Collation xii, 353 pages ; 24 cm
Includes indexes.
Contents Notes
Preface -- There are no secret books : you can understand the law -- Constitutional law and constitutional politics : interpreting and applying the constitution -- First freedoms : constitutional rights -- Your day in court : the litigation process -- Auto accidents, scalding coffee, and medical malpractice : personal injuries and tort law -- When is a deal a deal? : businesses, consumers, and contract law -- You are what you own : the law of property -- From insanity to in cold blood : criminal responsibility and criminal law -- Protecting the innocent, freeing the guilty : criminal procedure -- Conclusion. Offers an introduction to constitutional law, litigation, tort law, contract law, property law, and criminal law, and includes case studies.