THE HANDY LAW ANSWER BOOK
Understanding the Law and Navigating the Legal System
Featuring over 800 questions, the book begins with an examination of the Constitution before moving on to an overview of the court system and various substantive areas of law, such as personal injury and family law. Includes the full text of the Constitution as well as "LegalSpeak" sidebars that quote the language of actual laws and court rulings.
“Recommended for libraries and individuals who need an economically priced introduction to American legalese.”
“Using a question and brief answer format, this book answers every conceivable law query. The most potentially useful chapters focus on lawyers, lawsuits, criminal procedures, and credit and bankruptcy laws. Any reader with a legal issue will feel confident after learning the legalese that could be encountered in the court system.”
7 and up