Attorney General

Attorney General in the United States The cabinet member who heads the Department of Justice. The Attorney General of the United States (Judicial Personnel issue) is the chief law officer at the federal level. The attorney general acts as the principal legal counsel to the president and is […]


God in Law in the United States According to the Wolters Kluwer Bouvier Law Dictionary: God (Supreme Being or Creator): The divine creator of all human-kind. God is the subject of an unlimited number of descriptions or beliefs. When “God” is written or said in the law of the United States, […]

Animal law

Animal law in the United States See Animal law 2 Animal law is a relatively new area of study that examines—and often challenges— how the law treats animals. Animal law was first enacted in England in 1822 with anti-cruelty legislation, which  prohibited the most blatant forms of […]

Legal subjects

Legal subjects in the United States List of legal subjects proposed by the Encyclopedia: Academic list: Administrative Law Administrative Law Admiralty & Maritime Advanced Legal Concepts Advanced Legal Research (Year) Advocacy Agency law Agriculture Law Alternative Dispute […]

US Native law

US Native law in United States Tribal Court Clearinghouse The Tribal Court Clearinghouse is a comprehensive website established in June 1997 to serve as a resource for American Indian and Alaska Native Nations, American Indian and Alaska Native people, tribal justice systems, victims services […]

Sexuality Law

Sexuality Law in the United States Resources: United States • Gay and Lesbian Politics: WWW and Internet Resources• Gay Marriage Pathfinder Project• LeGaL’s Home Page (Lesbian and Gay Lawyers law) United States Crime • The ‘Lectric Law Library: Sex and the Law• Yahoo! Society and […]