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Statutory Right Law & Legal Definition

A statutory right is a right granted under a statute, whether federal or state. Statutory means relating to statutes, which are laws enacted by a legislature or other governing body. The written statutes can be used as authority to govern resolving the disputes they address in many cases, rather than case law or judge-made law, constitutional law, contract law, etc.

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