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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
Associated concepts: commercial system, governmental system, judicial system, legal system, retirement system
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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China has a different legal system from that of Pakistan.
While the legal system in Pakistan as a whole is broken, corrupt and inefficient, the situation at the lower court level is especially dire.
IAALS and NCSC are empowering the courts with the tools and support needed to facilitate a more responsive, effective, and affordable system ofjustice, and I'm excited by the work here in Miami to bring about a 21st century legal system.
The idea that some individual rights are more important than others is a notion that has crept into the legal system over time--and it finds no basis in the Constitution.
Mr Hughes said that if Wales had its own legal system, the cost of access to justice for ordinary people could be brought down.
If there is plurality, then it means that there are multiple legal systems recognized as legitimate.
The applicable legal system in this world class business hub is based on a unique legal system that has been developed to boost local and international investments in the emirate.
Therefore, the evidence needs to be produced and the legal system needs to assess it.
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.
That is, insofar as one's experience of the law and legal system is bounded by its particular structure and function in any specific time or place, commonalities in the content and nature of legal consciousness will presumably exist amongst individuals subject to the same system of law (Callan, Kay, Olson, Brar, & Whitefield, 2010).