Common Law

The origins of English Common Law probably begin with Saxon customs. But the Saxon trial procedure described in 'The Two Rivers' chapter of SARUM has some surprising features.




 

 

 

Did You Know?
The first motorist to be fined for speeding in the UK was Walter Arnold in 1896. He was driving 8 miles per hour. At the time the speed limit for motor vehicles was 2 miles per hour!




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