Common Law vs Statutory Law?

How does Common Law differ from Statutory Law?

Statutory law is a formal body of the legal system consisting of written legislation which mainly creates rules and regulations either mandating or prohibiting certain behaviors for the good administration of government.

See N.H. Bill of Rights – Article 38 – A frequent recurrence to the fundamental principles of the constitution, and a constant adherence to justice, moderation, temperance, industry, frugality, and all the social virtues, are indispensably necessary to preserve the blessings of liberty and good government; the people ought, therefore, to have a particular regard to all those principles in the choice of their officers and representatives, and they have a right to require of their lawgivers and magistrates, an exact and constant observance of them, in the formation and execution of the laws necessary for the good administration of government.

June 2, 1784

http://www.nh.gov/constitution/billofrights.html

Legislators create gray areas between the Black and White law of the almighty self existing creator of the universe as revealed in his word. Where God clearly says yes or no, legislators claim to have authority to put conditions on the laws of nature and of natures God.

For Example:

Gen 1:26 And God said, Let us make man in our image, after our likeness: and let them have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the fowl of the air, and over the cattle, and over all the earth, and over every creeping thing that creepeth upon the earth.

Fishing license, Building license, Dairy license, etc

Gen 1:29 And God said, Behold, I have given you every herb bearing seed, which is upon the face of all the earth, and every tree, in the which is the fruit of a tree yielding seed; to you it shall be for meat.

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