There's a lot of stuff you don't know about the law,
but really should!

We hear about the law everywhere, from our social media feeds to 24/7 news coverage, and even during heated debates with friends and family. But do the people we’re listening to really understand the law, or how it works?


Welcome to your crash course on some of the most bizarre, infuriating, and vitally important legal topics of today. Using real-world cases as a guide, you’ll explore laws that affect your everyday life and analyze the rationales behind the ones that might make your head spin. Your mind will be blown and you’ll even find yourself laughing as you learn about the weird quirks of criminal law, civil law, contract law, property law, tort law, international law, and courtroom procedure.

Written to be easily digestible for all readers, Maclen Stanley teaches the law through fascinating real-world stories and humorous hypothetical examples. You’ll feel like you’re having a casual conversation with a friend as you develop a deeper understanding of the laws that affect you, your family, and your friends.