Constitutions and Statutes (Laws)
There are several basic places from which the laws in Pennsylvania and other states arise, as well as for the federal government. Those places are:
The Constitutions of each state as well as the federal government dictate the basic rights for all people. Statutes are laws that are passed by the various governments, state and federal. Cases are the interpretation of the Constitutions and laws by the courts. Here we provide you with links to various state Constitutions and statutes (laws), as well as to the federal Constitution and statutes. Lowenthal & Abrams practices in each of these jurisdictions, depending on the area of law and the individual attorney.