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  • our Duke". The Islands laws are a mixture of local legislation, customary law (heavily influenced by the English Common Law), Acts of the UK Parliament
    4 KB (566 words) - 15:02, 3 January 2016
  • Established in 1880 as the 'Grand Hotel' and run by 'Big Nose Kate', the common-law wife of Doc Holliday. Ike Clanton and two McLaury brothers stayed here
    9 KB (846 words) - 21:04, 16 January 2016
  • all of the matai. The legal system is based on a combination of English common law and local customs. The economy of Samoa is dependent on family remittances
    29 KB (4,378 words) - 17:57, 13 June 2015
  • influence is still very visible in Louisiana (where civil law is still based on French, not common law) and parts of Canada. The French Revolution started in
    138 KB (21,531 words) - 23:55, 4 February 2016
  • independence, and forbade future unification with Germany. A constitutional law of that same year declared the country's "perpetual neutrality", a condition
    88 KB (13,795 words) - 23:04, 29 September 2015
  • Highway Patrol. This agency mainly enforces state traffic laws, but also provides more localized law enforcement services in areas like West Texas. The Texas
    33 KB (4,894 words) - 19:20, 7 February 2016
  • however, that New Jersey state laws on hitchhiking are notoriously ambiguous, and you may be hassled by local police, so use common sense and discretion. If
    33 KB (4,949 words) - 20:56, 7 February 2016
  • activities - press reporting, visiting sensitive areas, etc. Local laws – Consider local laws that may have legal repercussions for you. Be aware that even
    22 KB (3,571 words) - 07:03, 15 January 2016
  • prohibited by German law and, if prosecuted, can result in jail time and a heavy fine. It is unusual that charges are brought, but exercise common sense in all
    178 KB (27,261 words) - 23:57, 4 February 2016
  • Lansing has a historic shopping district amidst the campus of Thomas M. Cooley Law School. Its suburb—East Lansing—is the home of Michigan State University
    45 KB (6,331 words) - 20:19, 20 December 2015
  • homebrew wine is common. However, if they catch people involved in smuggling or distilling booze in quantity, then expat or not, Saudi law applies. A foreigner
    59 KB (8,963 words) - 23:20, 25 November 2015
  • at all. Lanes and traffic laws are happily ignored, passing habits are suicidal and driving on the road shoulder is common. Emergency vehicles are often
    220 KB (33,639 words) - 13:44, 25 January 2016
  • recent change in licensing laws, closing times were 23:00 and 22:30 on a Sunday, and this is still quite common. The most common closing times at the weekends
    236 KB (35,848 words) - 08:23, 8 February 2016
  • "Rightly Guided". The reign of the first caliph, the prophet's father-in-law Abu Bakr, lasted for only a little over two years, but it included successful
    35 KB (5,201 words) - 00:26, 25 January 2016
  • reasons. The fact remains that, for whatever reason, you have broken the law. Do not make a habit of this. When stopped at a traffic light at night, always
    111 KB (15,420 words) - 08:33, 22 November 2015
  • 10AM-1AM. One thing all of these have in common is the so-called "Zion Curtain" provision of state liquor law: Whoever pours or mixes your drink, whatever
    26 KB (3,507 words) - 13:21, 20 January 2016
  • avoid offending local sensibilities, or even getting into trouble with the law. Conversely, Western visitors to Asian countries should be aware of its religious
    11 KB (1,791 words) - 05:10, 19 January 2016
  • may be illegal in some areas or on certain types of roads. Enforcement of laws against hitchhiking may vary. Ask locals. It is usually a bad idea to hitchhike
    23 KB (3,037 words) - 00:15, 9 December 2015
  • constitutional monarchy. The personal union with Luxembourg ended in 1890 as Salic Law prohibited a female ruler. The Netherlands remained neutral in World War
    143 KB (22,220 words) - 11:49, 1 February 2016
  • rejection of religious conversion. All schools of Buddhism recognize karma (the law of cause and effect) as the creator of our illusory universe, which Buddhists
    27 KB (3,848 words) - 11:47, 19 November 2015

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