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which is the following that best describes the operation of common law?
a) common law can only be changed by statute
c) common law can adapt to changes in society
 

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scotthill said:
which is the following that best describes the operation of common law?
a) common law can only be changed by statute
c) common law can adapt to changes in society
i put (c)....(a) isnt true
 

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A is incorrect as a common law decision may still be overturned or changed by later court cases; Not just by statute
 

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which is the following that best describes the operation of common law?
a) common law can only be changed by statute
c) common law can adapt to changes in society

The answer would be C, not only is the ONLY word false, but answer A cannot be considered an operation of common law.
 

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