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— as: contrasted to criminal law
The burden of proof is greater in criminal law than in
the body of law governing relationships between individuals not involving the state, such as the fulfillment of contracts
— as: contrasted to common law
Although it’s not as nuanced as common law, it is easier to look up rules of
law developed by governmental groups in contrast to common law (based on custom and precedent)
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