• Tue. Oct 27th, 2020

School Of Social And Political Sciences

Ukrainians take to the streets: celebrating unity on the day of national independence and demonstrating intentions to protect their economic rights. Equity – Generally, justice or fairness. Historically, equity refers to a separate body of law developed in England in reaction to the inability of the common-law courts, in their strict adherence to rigid writs and forms of action, to consider or provide a remedy for every injury. The king therefore established the court of chancery to do justice between parties in cases where the common law would give inadequate redress. The principle of this system of law is that equity will find a way to achieve a lawful result when legal procedure is inadequate. Remedies such as restraining orders and injunctions are equitable remedies. Equity and law courts are now merged in NM. The 1960s and early 1970s uprisings in the United States was the first organized reaction against the monopoly capitalist group and the government which protected its interests. The movement brought significant transformation in the operation of the system such as passage of four civil rights acts, education, anti-poverty, medicaid and medicare legislation, but failed in achieving its main purpose of changing the system for two reasons. First, since it took a violent form, it legitimized forceful and brutal state action to suppress it. Second, more importantly, while the primary aim was to undo the existing “establishment,” there was no other suitable alternative envisioned to replace it. Some had suggested socialism as a substitute, but it received no support. First, for lack of social education, socialism was not properly understood and because of capitalist propaganda it was considered as another evil system. Second, socialism as practiced by some Western European countries was not what the theory intended to be. It was just another form of capitalism, maybe not as bad. Person who files a petition in court to begin a lawsuit, also plaintiff. The petitioner is named as a party to the lawsuit. Respondent, or defendant, is the opposing party. 2) Limited Monarchy. This was the transformation of the absolute monarchy in Europe that kings” and emperors’ were no longer presented by the doctrine of the divine rights but must rule in accordance of the constitution. Therefore, the political power is usually limited in accordance with the established constitution. It is nominal and symbolic as to the governmental functions in the executive and legislative branch of government. Programmed learning is fine for computers but we are humans not machines, people not gadgets. Our children are not computers to be programmed. And, as we have seen, a lot of software is not even good for machines. I will avoid taking a poke at Microsoft. Hippie Steve Jobs did enough of that when he was alive.

Bail Commissioner : A state-appointed person who may set the amount of bond for persons detained at a police station prior to arraignment in court, and who recommends to the court the amount of bond that should be set for the defendant on each criminal case. Starting in 1998, the hunt for Osama Bin Laden – militant Islamic leader of al-Qaida, was an extremely long and costly search that seemed to go nowhere. In fact, the lack of any evidence as to the location of Bin Laden often led the FBI to question whether or not he was even still alive. But with no body found, and the knowledge that he posed a huge threat to the safety of the American public kept the searching going for years and years. Limited political pluralism: For example, a One Party System divided into two sides” called Republican and Democratic to give the illusion of choice. Reasonable doubt – Generally in a criminal case, an accused person is entitled to acquittal if, in the minds of the jury, his or her guilt has not been proved beyond a reasonable doubt. Common law is law that is derived from judicial decisions instead of from statutes American courts originally fashioned common law rules based on English common law until the American legal system was sufficiently mature to create common law rules either from direct precedent or by analogy to comparable areas of decided law. In the 2019 Supreme Court case of Gamble v. United States, Justice Thomas issued a concurring opinion discussing common law and, in particular, the role of stare decises in a common law system. Though most common law is found at the state level, there is a limited body of federal common law-that is, rules created and applied by federal courts absent any controlling federal statute. In the 2020 Supreme Court opinion Rodriguez v. FDIC , a unanimous Court quoted an earlier decision to explain that federal “common lawmaking must be ‘necessary to protect uniquely federal interests'” in striking down a federal common law rule addressing the distribution of corporate tax refunds. Rippln Exec Jonathan Budd had stated on BehindMLM:.none of those in app purchases are tracked back to the people who shared them. The people who drive the marketing for these companies… do not get rewarded for the value they are creating in the marketplace. Scheltema-Kleefstra, Annie Adama van (1884-1977) – librarian at the International Institute for Social History (IISH) in Amsterdam, she wrote to EG, June 15, 1938, inviting AB’s papers and EG-AB correspondence to be stored at IISH.

Sri Lanka is legally obliged to refrain from arbitrarily detaining any persons. The United Nations Guiding Principles on Internal Displacement (the international framework for the protection of displaced people) provides that, consistent with the right to liberty, internally displaced persons “shall not be interned in or confined to a camp.” The Principles recognize that “exceptional circumstances” may permit confinement only for so long as it is “absolutely necessary,” but the Sri Lankan government has not demonstrated that such circumstances exist. Barbara Epstein, in her 1991 book Political Protest & Cultural Revolution, highlights elements of prefigurative politics within the non-violent direct action movements of the 1960s and 70s: In each of the issue-based movements in which it has appeared, non-violent direct action has involved building community and trying to realize radically egalitarian values within the movement itself” (Epstein 1991, 1). Alongside sporadic and strategic attacks to the mainstream structures and values they were contesting, movement participants were deeply committed to transforming the interpersonal relations between one another. Anti-colonial sentiments galvanized India, where the tactic of passive resistance effectively disarmed imperial domination, and after World War II anti-colonial political stirrings elsewhere ended the remaining European empires. In the western hemisphere, Mexico experienced the first inklings of populist activism already in the 1860s, leading eventually to the Mexican Revolution of the early 20 century. Social and economic inequality means inequality of possessions. Socialism aims to ban private property and eliminate individualism. Many nations have tried to put this theory into practice, with enormous consequences. Public law involves the state or government in some way. There are three main types of law that fall into this category. There are two forms of due process: substantive and procedural. Procedural due process requires the government to provide a fair procedure to a person before depriving him or her of life, liberty, or property. A person may be deprived of liberty when he or she loses significant freedom or is denied a constitutional or statutory freedom. For example, committing a person to a mental institution without consent is a deprivation of liberty (see Jones v. United States, 1983). Property includes personal and real property, as well as an entitlement to a state or federal benefit (see Board of Regents v. Roth, 1972). For example, the Supreme Court has decided that a person has a property interest in welfare benefits when he or she satisfies all statutory requirements entitling him or her to receive those benefits (Goldberg v. Kelly, 1970).