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Old 09-08-2019, 03:30 PM
kirkrapine is offline
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Originally Posted by Little Nemo View Post
My position can be summed up by what I posted in the other thread: I believe the law is just a codified expression of our moral consensus. I feel that people make decisions about what acts are moral and what acts are immoral and when the opinion is widespread in a society it becomes expressed as a law.
Historically, that would appear to be how the English Common Law emerged.