Common law

The system of laws originated and developed in england.

The system of laws originated and developed in England and based on court decisions, on the doctrines implicit in those decisions, and on customs and usage rather than on codified written laws.

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Why Magna Carta remains a foundation of our common law ... - Gov.uk

BBC - History - British History in depth: Common Law

UK court rulings show move away from European to common law