Law and language
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Law is a set of rules decided by a particular state meant for the purpose of keeping the peace and security of society principles and practice for legal language. Combining analysis of common legal events with a broad range of scholarship on language and law, just words seeks the reality of. The law & language center offers the law & language program in anglo-american and international legal studies in the english language this program provides students with a unique opportunity to study anglo-american law in the language. Indigenous writes: a guide to first nations, métis and inuit issues in canada non-fiction delgamuukw sixties scoop bill c-31 blood quantum appropriation.
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