Specific Law

Some articles on laws, specific law:

Prostitution In Europe
... The degree of enforcement of the anti-prostitution laws vary by country, by region and by city ... In many places there is a big discrepancy between the laws which exist on the books and what happens in practice ... related activities may be prohibited (where a specific law forbids such activity), decriminalized (where there is no specific law either forbidding or allowing and regulating the activity), or ...

Famous quotes containing the words law and/or specific:

    “If the law supposes that,” said Mr. Bumble, squeezing his hat emphatically in both hands, “the law is a ass—a idiot. If that’s the eye of the law, the law is a bachelor; and the worst I wish the law is, that his eye may be opened by experience—by experience.”
    Charles Dickens (1812–1870)

    I recognize in [my readers] a specific form and individual property, which our predecessors called Pantagruelism, by means of which they never take anything the wrong way that they know to stem from good, honest and loyal hearts.
    François Rabelais (1494–1553)