Definition: An early set
of laws that guaranteed rights to the people of Rome. These
rights and laws formed the basis of the Roman
of the Twelve Tables
These early laws are enlightening for any study of Roman
Learn all about how Roman law evolved from the Twelve
Learn more about the fascinating story of Rome.
on the Web:
Law and the Twelve
Puts the Tables in perspective in a larger view of Roman
Law in General
The Twelve Tables were only part of the vast network of
statues that were Roman Law.
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