The Justinian Code – Byzantine laws made for modern times

Emporer Justinian was born around A.D. 482 under the civil name Flavius Petrus Sabbatius Iustinianus Augustus. During his lifetime, the Roman Empire had already been divided into an Eastern and Western part. Justinian acted from A.D. 527 to 565 as the Eastern Roman (Byzantine) emperor with legal domicile in the diaspora in Constantinople. The Byzantine … Continue reading The Justinian Code – Byzantine laws made for modern times