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Lecture 9

Lecture 9

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Department
Sociology
Course
SOCI 135
Professor
Hocin Fetni
Semester
Fall

Description
SOCI 135 Class 10 10/01/2013 Organization of Law: Purpose: Discuss the various organizations that interpret and administer law  I. Courts Function: process disputes Adjudication: when a judge renders official judgment of the trial court it either civil or criminal cases as  to the defendant’s guilt or innocence, the process is called adjudication End of the trial, decision made by the case Jurisdiction: Domestic vs. International  Do you have the authority too adjudicate this dispute? Does the court have the right to make this dispute? Can be involved in so­called nationality principle— if you are a US citizen you are subject to US law Territoriality principle—If you commit a crime in another country you are subjected to the laws of that  country Protectiv
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