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system

noun arrangement, artificium, classification, formula, logical process, manner, means, method, modeof management, operation, order, orderliness, orderly combiiation, organization, pattern, plan, policy, practice, procedure, process, program, recipe, regime, regimen, regularity, scheme, settled procedure, state of order, strategy, technique, way
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See also: arrangement, array, avenue, bureaucracy, codification, complex, contrivance, course, development, device, doctrine, form, guide, hierarchy, institute, means, method, mode, modus operandi, opportunity, order, plan, practice, procedure, process, program, rule, scheme, strategy, usage
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written record, there is evidence of a legal system.
To be sure pragmatists consider that given the lawless conditions in Iraq around the time the TAL was passed, to-date there has been no "efficacious legal system functioning as a whole" in Iraq and therefore, the TAL was meaningful only where the occupiers were capably of enforcing the new rules (at earlier times no more than the Green zone in Baghdad's centre and most of Kurdistan but which has now admittedly expanded geographically and politically to much of the Shiite populated areas).
In addition to poor physical infrastructure, heavily protected industries, and an underdeveloped private sector, the Indian administrative and legal system is also very bureaucratic.
How can one think of, and teach, an idea of legal system that is declining in significance?
The call was welcomed by Plaid Cymru Dwyfor Meirionnydd MP Liz Saville Roberts who said: "Plaid Cymru has long made this case for a separate legal system, arguing that Welsh justice will be best served in Welsh hands.
Some argue that the presence of multiple legal systems at the same time threatens political unity.
Commenting on the workshop, Ali Al Hashimi said: The uniqueness of the UAE legal system is that it follows the common, civil and Sharia laws which is unprecedented in the world.
It seems as though that no longer applies - our legal system is now so watered down by EU interference and now Cameron has crumbled to demands to have Sharia Law written into the British legal system.
In such states family Law, falls into categories: a Muslim law and a non-Muslim law which do not depend on the same legal systems.
This system is completely in harmony with the Islamic legal system.
This book is the first ever translation into Arabic of the French civil code, which formed the basis for the Egyptian legal system.
It is worth noting that in 2009 the last Labour Prime Minister, Gordon Brown, went to Northern Ireland (half the size of Wales) to convince the Stormont Government that re-devolving the legal system to Northern Ireland would be an excellent idea.