Rome VS U.S

Justice,Law, and citizenship

Romes Justice, Citizenship, and law

Citizenship belonged to all free,law abiding people,Rights of citizens:Able to vote,Hold officials offices, Own property and write contracts,Go to court

Male citizens enjoyed all rights

Women had limited rights no voting or government offices

Slaves were property with almost no right-small chances for freedom

Freedmen were former slaves with limited rights

Natural Laws giving every citizen rights connected to life, liberty, and pursuit of happiness

Where do we see that in the united states

Judges made court decisions from trials and evidence

Fit the crime committeFine-pay money


Banishment-have to leave rome


Execution if guilty of treason

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

Slaves were beaten, hard work, or often crucified

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U.S justice,citizenship,and Law

If you are a imigrant but your kid was born here in the U.S he is an american citizen

Imigrants dont have the right to vote

There are no more slaves

Females have more rights

If you were a imigrant you can still become an american citizen

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