Civil Law: Law of Nations:
The Civil Law was applied to all citizens. Applied to noncitizens, and citizens,
anyone under the Roman Rule.
The Twelve Tables- One Law from the Twelve Tables is Land Rights. "When above mentioned, let them state their own cases either in the Continuum or Forum, by making a brief statement in the presence of a Judge, between the rising of the sun and moon: and, both be present, let them speak so each party may hear. "
What a court would look like when undergo a trial.
Court in Session
Court proceeding in Ancient Rome.
Twelve Laws created in Ancient Rome.
General Laws of Ancient Rome
-People, same status, equal before Law
-Innocent until proven guilty
-Allowed to face the accuser, and defend themselves
-Clear evidence needed
-Based on fairness, allowing judges to interpret the law