The Need for Laws
This week, you have been discovering what the law is, the sources upon which the U.S. legal system is based, the structures of the state and federal court systems in the United States, the differences between criminal law and civil law, as well as the definition, classifications, and most common types of torts. According to the text, law is partly defined as an enforceable set of rules established by a government.
Based on your reading for this week:
Why do you believe that laws are needed in our society?
With these thoughts in mind:
Post a 300 word statement by Wednesday November 30, 2016 that explains why you believe that laws are needed in our society. Be sure to address not only the need for laws in general and/or the need for criminal law, but also to consider, specifically, the need for civil/tort law.
Support your work with proper APA citations from the Learning Resources and any other sources.