Roman vs. U.S Ideas

Citizenship, Law, and Justice

Rights of citizens

  • Men where able to vote
  • Hold official offices-civil and government
  • Own property and write contracts
  • Go to court
  • Male citizen enjoyed all rights
  • Women hd no limited rights no voting
  • Slaves small chance for freedom
  • Freedmen limited rights
  • Male citizen enjoyed all rights
  • Women hd no limited rights no voting
  • Slaves small chance for freedom
  • Freedmen limited rights

Laws and punishments

Punishments

  • Fit crime
  • Fines
  • Beating
  • Leave rome
  • Slavery
  • Execution
  • Drown by killing your father
  • If slaves do what they are told they can be beaten, get hard work, and crucified