|A law originated by the U.S. Congress or a state legislative body, passed by that body and usually signed by the president or governor.
|Consists of Regulations, orders, rules and decisions of administrative agencies.
|Court decisions that can be used for future cases
|A legal system that allows the judge to investigate, question witnesses, and seek out evidence
|Dealing with duties that exist between people or between people and their government
|A law that requires someone to sue within a specific period of time
||Statutes of Limitations
|Legal rules for processing civil and criminal cases through the court system.