Roman v.s U.S Ideas

Citizenship,Law,and Justice By Anette

Citizenship belongs to all free law abiding people

Rights of Citizens

Able to vote

Hold official offices- civil and government

Own property and write contracts

Go to court

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Follow the laws

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➡️Inheritance what family gets when a member dies

➡️Contracts between people

➡️Laws were written

Roman Justice

Natural laws giving every citizens rights

Connected to life liberty and pursuit of happiness

Where do we see that in the United states?

In declaration of independence.

Judges made court decisions from trials and evidence


Fit the crime committed

Fines pay money


Banishment- have to leave Rome


Execution if guilty of treason

Particle killing your father,was punished by being drowned in a river

Slavery were beaten harder work or often


The children of freedom and women would be born as full roman citizens

What connections can you draw between the freedom children and the united states?

In Rome if a parent was free the child as well and in United States if a parent isn't free but comes to the U.S and has a child he or she is a full U.S citizen

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