Roman Justice vs Present Day U.S.
Compare and Contrast
Citezenship belonged to all free, law abiding people
Ability to vote
Hold official offices civil and government
Own property and write contracts
Go to court
Slaves recieved to little to no rights
Women recieved the rights of their husband
Fit the crime commited
Execution if guilty of treason
Patricide killing your father was punished by being drowned in a river.
Slaves were beaten harder work or often crucified
Life in prison (may not contain parole)