Category Archives: United States Laws

Keen on learning about the legal issues in the United States of America or the laws governing them? You are at the right place. We provide you with articles, information etc. related to the laws in the USA to help you gain a global legal and political perspective.

Injured Newborn Due To Negligence? 3 Things To Know

If the medical professional’s negligence caused your newborn serious birth injuries, it’s important that you know the steps to take to get compensated for all the losses your family and your little one suffered. Introduction If you’re a new parent, having a child can be an exciting and joyful experience. But the joy of welcoming your little one… Read More »

What to Do After an Incident Resulting in Injury

If you’ve been injured in an accident, this can be a stressful experience, both in the immediate sense as well as in the long run. Once you’ve dealt with the immediate fallout, you’ll still have to go to court if you want to get compensated for your injuries. And this is where the real trouble often starts for… Read More »

What is Criminal Negligence?

When a person acts with reckless disregard for the evident dangers to human life and safety, this is referred to as criminal negligence. To convict a defendant of certain charges, the state must show that the defendant behaved with criminal carelessness. To prove that an accused behaved with criminal negligence in certain circumstances, a prosecution must establish the… Read More »

Powers and Functions of the Congress under US Constitution

Introduction The powers and functions of the Congress (House of Representatives and Senate) are enumerated under US Constitution to facilitate the governance in the country. The Constitution specifically grants Congress its most important power the authority to make laws. A bill, or proposed law, only becomes law after both the House of Representatives and the Senate have approved… Read More »

US President Election: Eligibility and Process

It is important for the readers to know about the eligibility and process of the US President Election. This article is an attempt to do so, the author has divided the article into two main parts. The first part expressly deals with the eligibility criteria to become the President of the USA, and the second part declares how… Read More »

Federalism in USA: Dual, Cooperative, New Federalism

The present article discusses the origins and evolution of the concept of federalism in USA, mainly from the ratification of the Constitution to the Great Depression. The article aims to identify the structure of federalism in the United States from the time of its evolution to its present form in the twenty-first century. I. Introduction Federalism is the… Read More »

Procedure for making an Amendment to the Constitution of United States of America

The present article elaborately provides the procedure for making an amendment to the Constitution of United States of America. The Constitution of the USA is rigid because to make an amendment, the procedure necessitates maximum majority favour at both the proposal and ratification stages. This, being the most common procedure of amending the constitution, requires a proposal by… Read More »