Emperor Justinian in 6th. century reformed
Roman Empire code of laws. The
laws tell us much of daily life in those days.
That system became the basis of law throughout Europe.
Justinian Code can even be traced to our own system of laws in . America
For more information on Necessary Legal Reform here is an installment from Justinian Code Published by Edward Gibbon: http://dld.bz/feATf
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