Law is the set of enforced rules under which a society is governed. Law is one of the most basic social institutions-and one of the most necessary. No society could exist if all people did just as they pleased without regard for the rights of others. Nor could a society exist if its members did not recognize that they also have certain obligations toward one another. The law thus establishes the rules that define a person's rights and obligations. The law also sets penalties for people who violate these rules, and it states how government shall enforce the rules and penalties. However, the law...more

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    Who Owns the Future?
    Jaron Lanier is the father of virtual reality and one of the world’s most brilliant thinkers. Who Owns the Future? is his visionary reckonin…more View Details »
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  • Boston Mob by Marc Songini
    Boston Mob: The Rise and Fall of the New England Mob and Its Most Notorious Killer
    Release date: Jul 29, 2014
    The thrilling true story of the rise and destruction of the New England Mafia and the mob hitman Joseph "The Animal" Barboza who terrorized Boston for…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Apr 21 - May 05, 2014
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  • Network of Deception by Spencer E Moses
    Network of Deception
    Release date: May 06, 2014
    He’s committed to his country. She’s committed to her God.
    The problem is, someone is committed to their utter destruction.

    Eric Stone is used to being…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Apr 11 - May 11, 2014
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    Jules Verne
    We may brave human laws, but we cannot resist natural ones.
    Jules Verne, 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

    Henry David Thoreau
    Any fool can make a rule And any fool will mind it.
    Henry David Thoreau, Journal #14

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