oa Fundamina : A Journal of Legal History - Prosecuting animals in Medieval Europe : possible explanations

Volume 2004 Number 10
  • ISSN : 1021-545X
  • E-ISSN: 2411-7870



Extracted from text ... 1 Chap 21 verse 28. 2 See Hyde ""The prosecution and punishment of animals and lifeless things in the Middle Ages and modern times"" 1916 University of Pennsylvania Law Review 709, cited by Ewald ""Comparative jurisprudence (I): What was it like to try a rat?"" 1995 University of Pennsylvania Law Review 1903-1904 n 17. 3 These are examples taken from a list provided by Evans The Criminal Prosecution and Capital Punishment of Animals (1988) 265-285. Evans states over 200 cases, with dates, locations and the species of the defendants. ..

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