The Anglo-Saxon system is a legal system based on jurisprudence, namely the decisions of previous judges which later became the basis of subsequent judges’ rulings. This legal system is applied in Ireland, England, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Canada (except the Province of Quebec) and the United States (although the state of Louisiana uses this legal system in conjunction with the Napoleon Continental European legal system). In addition to these countries, several other countries also apply a mixed Anglo-Saxon legal system, for example Pakistan, India and Nigeria that apply most of the Anglo-Saxon legal system, but also impose customary law and religious law.
The legal system of anglo saxon, in fact its application is easier especially for the people of developing countries because it is in accordance with the development of the era. The opinions of the experts and law practitioners are more prominently used by judges, in … Read more