University of Karachi Bachelor of Law LL.B Part I Past Paper of Jurisprudence Annual 2007
Define the terms “Adjective Law” and “Substantive Law”, and give a few instances of each from the Pakistani Law.
Analyse carefully the terms, “Right” and “Duty”. In what sense can a state have rights and duties?
What do you understand by Legal Fictions and Obiter Dicta? Illustrate.
What is “Possession”? Give some of the theories that have been held about it at various times.
Explain the theory of Sovereignty as propounded by Hobbes and Austin.
Distinguish between the TWO of the following:
Legal and Historical Sources of Law.
Intention and Motive
Supreme and Subordinate Legislation.
Define Ownership. What are the various kinds of Ownership recognised by Law?