Legal system: mixed legal system of civil law, Islamic law, and customary law (referred to as Xeer)
Definition: This entry contains a brief description of the legal system's historical roots, role in government, and acceptance of International Court of Justice (ICJ) jurisdiction.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of August 23, 2014
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