Rule of law

The rule of law is defined in the Oxford English Dictionary as: “The authority and influence of law in society, especially when viewed as a constraint on individual and institutional behavior; (hence) the principle whereby all members of a society (including those in government) are considered equally subject to publicly disclosed legal codes and processes.”[2] The termrule of law” is closely related to “constitutionalism” as well as “Rechtsstaat”, and refers to a political situation, not to any specific legal rule—Read more at Wikipedia. “Rule of law.” 20 December 2019