There are several different types of legal systems. The major types are adversarial system of justice, inquisitorial system of justice, political system of justice, and theological system of justice. The United States of America has an adversarial system of justice. However, for comparative purposes, a brief review of the other types of systems of justice will be presented.

Theological, Political, and Inquisitorial Systems of Justice

A theological system of justice is one based on religion. Such systems of justice are usually associated with a theocracy, which is a political system based ...

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