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  • 3rd December 2012 11:56 PM
    lakshmi dhana

    Re: What is the difference between Civil and Criminal law?

    difference between Civil and Criminal law



    Civil Law
    Civil law deals with the disputes between individuals, organizations, or between the two, in which compensation is awarded to the victim.


    Criminal Law
    Criminal law lis the body of law that deals with crime and the legal punishment of criminal offenses.
  • 2nd December 2012 12:04 PM
    spider man

    Re: What is the difference between Civil and Criminal law?

    hello sir I have given the difference between civil and criminal law
    criminal law :
    Civil law deals with the disputes between individuals, organizations, or between the two, in which compensation is awarded to the victim.
    ex: Landlord/tenant disputes, divorce proceedings, child custodyproceedings, property disputes, personal injury, etc
    type of punishments : Civil litigation usually involves some type of compensation for injuries or damages as well as disposition of property and other disputes
    Burden of proof: "Preponderance of evidence"

    Civil law :
    Criminal law list the body of law that deals with crime and the legal punishment of criminal offenses
    ex: Theft, assault, robbery, trafficking incontrolled substances, murder, etc
    type of punishment : A guilty defendant is punished by incarceration and/or fines, or in exceptional cases, the death penalty. Crimes are divided into two broad classes: Felonies and Misdemeanors
    burden of proof : "Beyond a reasonable doubt": Burden of proof is always on the state/government.
  • 1st December 2012 12:10 PM
    Unregistered

    What is the difference between Civil and Criminal law?

    Sir

    What is the different between Civil and Criminal law?

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