Crime and Punishment in the Ancient Roman Empire!

By Joe A and Sean V
Our wiki covers information on crimes in Ancient Rome, and the brutal Punishments for committing them. We will also tell you about the law-keepers and slaves of Ancient Rome.

Focus Questions:

Joe Aharfi's:

1: What were common crimes and why were they committed?

2: What punishments were used?
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3: How were Slaves treated?


4: What crimes warranted what punishments?

5: Who decided what was illegal? Was there a clear legal system?

6: Who were the enforcers of law? What were the enforcements/punishments?

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