the system of rules that a particular country or community recognizes as regulating the actions of its members and may enforce by the imposition of penalties.
they were taken to court for breaking the law
a statement of fact, deduced from observation, to the effect that a particular natural or scientific phenomenon always occurs if certain conditions are present.
the second law of thermodynamics
the body of divine commandments as expressed in the Bible or other religious texts.
In morals Simon was probably Antinomian, an enemy of Old Testament law .