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date: 06 August 2020

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The Oxford Dictionary of Late Antiquity
Johannes PlatschekJohannes Platschek, Catherine HezserCatherine Hezser

The papyrological record of *papyri, alongside ‘paraliterary’ texts such as *martyr passions and the Acta Alexandrinorum, provide evidence for interactions between litigating parties and their trial judge. The idea of a judge’s general obligation to justify his sentence is modern. However, Roman magistrates kept records of their administration (... ...

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