LEX URSONENSIS PDF

Published by on January 16, 2020
Categories: Software

Title: CIL II(2).5, – Lex Ursonensis, bronze tablets with municipal law on the foundation of Colonia Iulia Genetiva at Urso. Author: Center for Epigraphical. The Caesarian lex Ursonensis, the founding charter of a Hispanic colony, is one of the few documents attesting to attempts at systematic thinking about religion. FORWARD. This charter, known officially as the Law of Colonia Genetiva Julia, was apparently drafted in outline by Julius Caesar, with later marginal.

Author: Mikaran Brara
Country: Grenada
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Science
Published (Last): 14 April 2008
Pages: 465
PDF File Size: 3.10 Mb
ePub File Size: 13.17 Mb
ISBN: 990-5-51919-570-9
Downloads: 65338
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Goltizilkree

No person holding the comitia for the election or by-election of magistrates shall accept at the said comitia any person for a ursonnsis, or return or order the return of any candidate, to whom any of those causes attaches, whereby it is not proper or lawful for any person within the colony by this law to be nominated or created a decurion or to sit among the decurions. Pliny the Elder Iuliae, have also been pointed out Crawford Plin. Roman funerary art changed throughout the course of the Republic and the Empire and comprised many different forms.

Civil War American History: The four bronze tablets containing the inscription were found near Osuna, the ancient Urso, Ldx, in and All duumvirs holding office after the establishment of the colony shall bring, within ten days next following the commencement of their magistracy, before the decurions, when not less than two thirds are present, the question as to the dates and the number of festal days, the sacrifices to be publicly performed, and the persons to perform such sacrifices.

No duumvir or aedile or prefect of the colony Genetiva Julia shall propose to the decurions of the colony Genetiva, or consult the decurions, or carry a decree of the decurions, or enter or order such decree to be entered in the public records, and no decurion shall declare a vote among the decurions, or frame a decree of the decurions, or enter or cause such decree to be entered in the public records, and no decurion shall declare a vote among the decurions, or frame a decree of the decurions, or enter or cause such decree urslnensis be entered in the public records, whereby any senator of the Roman people, or the son of such senator, shall be adopted as a public guest of the colony Genetiva Julia, or whereby the relation or the contract of public hospitality shall be concluded with any such person, unless a majority of the decurions approve by means of voting tablets and unless the person concerned, at the time when such matter is discussed, is a private person in Italy without imperium.

If any person in contravention this regulation proposes to the decurions, or carries or causes to be carried a decree of the decurions, or enters or orders such decree to be entered in the public records, or if any person declares a vote among the decurions, or frames a decree of the decurions, or enters or orders such decree be entered in the public records, for every such act committed in contravention of this law urrsonensis shall be condemned to pay to the colonists of the colony Genetiva Juliasesterces and any of the colonists, at will, shall have the right and the power to bring an action, a claim, and a for that amount of money, urslnensis accordance with this law, in a recuperatory action, before a duumvir or an interrex or a prefect.

Member feedback about Lex Ursonensis: Asinius Pollio had as Caesar’s representative in establishing the colony. No person ursonwnsis this colony shall adjudicate or have jurisdiction, save the duumvirs, or a prefect left in charge by a duumvir, or an aedile, as provided in this law. In the case of an accuser conceding a portion of his time to another person: Clerks failing to take such oath shall not copy the public accounts nor shall they receive the money or the pay customary for such service.

No person shall be received or elected in place of another or coopted into the college of pontiffs except at a time when there are or shall be less than three pontiffs belonging to the colony Genetiva.

And the same pontiffs and augurs shall have the right and the power to krsonensis the toga praetexta at all games publicly celebrated by magistrates and at public sacrifices of the colony Genetiva Julia performed by themselves; and the said pontiffs and augurs shall have the right and the power to sit among the decurions, when they witness the games and the gladiatorial combats.

Lex coloniae Genetivae Iuliae seu Ursonensis ( English translation )

In the case of public business in the colony being given to any person by resolution of the decurions: The timestamp is only as accurate as the clock in the camera, and it may be completely wrong. Respecting any person elected or appointed decurion, augur, or pontiff in the colony Genetiva Julia in accordance with this law: If any person acts in contravention of this regulation he shall be condemned to pay to the colonists of the colony Genetiva Julia 5, sesterces and he shall be sued and prosecuted by any person at will for that amount.

  BASIL CROUCH - THE BOOK OF FORBIDDEN KNOWLEDGE PDF

No duumvir or aedile or prefect of the colony Genetiva Julia shall propose to the decurions of the colony Genetiva, or consult the decurions, or carry a decree of the decurions, or enter or order leex decree to be entered in the public records, and no decurion when such matter is discussed les declare a vote among the decurions, or frame a decree of the decurions, or enter or order such decree to be entered in the public records, whereby any senator of the Roman people, or the son of such senator.

If any person acts in contravention of this regulation he shall be condemned to pay to the colonists ugsonensis the colony Genetiva Julia the value of the ursonejsis building and shall be sued and prosecuted by any person at will for rusonensis amount in accordance with this law. Classical, Early, and Oex Plays and Playwrights: The said duumvir also, in respect to the several accusers, shall give to the chief accuser the privilege of making his accusation for four hours and to every subordinate accuser for two hours.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

Additional Latin Inscriptions: 2

No colonist of the colony Genetiva, established by order of Gaius Caesar, the dictator, shall organize any assemblage or meeting or conspiracy in the said colony. Any person acting in contravention of this regulation shall be condemned to pay 5, sesterces to the colonists of the said colony and shall be sued by any colonist of the said colony at will for that amount.

Every duumvir or aedile or prefect of the colony Genetiva Julia, severally during the year of his magistracy or imperium, as far as possible, in a proper manner and without malicious intent, shall provide that directors shall be appointed for chapels, temples, and shrines in such manner as the decurions resolve, and that the said directors, severally in each year, shall provide that games in the circus, sacrifices, and pulvinarian services shall be celebrated in such manner as the decurions determine and decree concerning the aforesaid matters—to wit, the appointment of directors, the celebration of games in the circus, the superintendence of sacrifices, and the celebration of pulvinarian services.

Neither shall any other matter be proposed to the decurions nor shall any decree of the decurions be passed until the money in accordance with the conditions of the lease is assigned and paid to the said contractors by decree of the decurions, provided that not less than thirty are present when the said matter is discussed. And the said duumvir or any person placed in command of such armed force by the duumvir shall have the same right and the same power of punishment that belongs to a military tribune of the Roman people in an army of the Roman people; and he shall exercise lawfully and properly such right and power without prejudice to himself, provided that all acts performed are in accordance with the decree of a majority of the decurions present at the said meeting.

All duumvirs, aediles, and prefects of the colony Genetiva Julia, and likewise all decurions of the colony Genetiva Julia, diligently and without malicious deception, shall observe and obey the decrees of the decurions, and shall use their diligence to do and to perform, in a proper manner and without malicious deception, all things whatsoever it is proper a for the said persons respectively to do and to perform in accordance with the decree of the decurions.

And no person, during the year in which they perform such services for magistrates, shall make any such person a soldier against his will, or order him to be so made, or use compulsion, or administer the oath, or order such oath to be administered, or bind such person, or order such person to be bound by the military oath, except on occasion of sudden military alarms in Italy or in Gaul.

Lex Ursonensis

The four bronze tablets containing the inscription were found near Osuna, the ancient Urso, Spain, in and In the case of any person being commanded to lay hand on the said defendant: This file contains additional information such as Exif metadata which may have been added by the digital camera, scanner, or software program used to create or digitize it.

  DEAD EMCEE SCROLLS PDF

He shall keep him in chains according to the civil law. Any person acting in contravention of this regulation, for each and every other act, shall be condemned to pay to the colonists, at will, shall have the right and the power to bring an action, a claim, and a suit for that amount of money, in accordance with this law, in a recuperatory action, before a duumvir or a prefect.

As respecting clerks, lictors, aides, summoners, flutists, soothsayers, and criers employed by each of the same all the said persons, during the year in which they perform such services, shall have exemption from military service.

No duumvir holding an investigation or conducting a trial in accordance with this law, unless such trial is by this law bound to be concluded in one day, shall hold the said investigation or conduct the said trial before the first or after the eleventh hour of the day. The equiv- Genetivae Iuliae. If any person in contravention of this regulation, proposes to the decurions, or carries or causes to be carried a decree of the decurions, or enters or orders such decree to be entered in the public records, or if any person declares a vote among the decurions, or frames a decree of the decurions, or enters or orders such decree to be entered in the public records, for every such act committed in contravention of this law he shall be condemned to pay to the colonists of the colony Genetiva Julia 10, sesterces and any of the colonists, at will, shall have the right and the power to bring an action, a claim, and a suit for that amount of money, in accordance with this law, in a recuperatory action, before a duumvir or a prefect.

No person shall construct a new crematorium, where no dead person has been cremated, nearer to the town than half a mile. The surety shall be a man of substance at the discretion of the duumvir or other judicial authority. No person shall possess within the town of the colony Julia pottery works or a tile factory of larger size than to produce tiles per day.

The surety shall be a man of substance at the discretion of the duumvir or other judicial authority.

Religion in the lex Ursonensis – Oxford Scholarship

In respect to all duumvirs: The duumvirs first appointed after the establishment of the colony, during their magistracy, and future duumvirs in the colony Julia, within sixty days next following the commencement of their office, shall propose to the decurions, when not less than twenty are present, that the money payable in accordance with the conditions of lease to the ursoensis or contractors, who have purchased the contract to supply all things requisite for sacrifices and religious acts, shall be assigned and paid to such persons.

Classical, Early, and Medieval Poetry and Poets: The duumvirto whom he presents himself, if the citizen of the colony. No person in the colony Genetiva, being a candidate or standing for election to any magistracy within the colony Genetiva Julia, after the issuance of this law, in order to seek such magistracy, or during the year in which he is a candidate, or stands for or intends to stand for such magistracy with malice aforethought shall provide entertainments, or invite uraonensis person to dinner, or hold or provide a banquet, or with malice aforethought cause another person to hold a banquet or invite any person to dinner with a view to his candidature, but, nevertheless, the said candidate himself, who is seeking a magistracy, may invite, if he so desires, without malicious intent, during the said year daily any persons not exceeding nine.

The people seem to have had little significance in the government, except as an electoral body, and all legislation was vested in the Senate. Ursonebsis public roads and footpaths within the boundaries assigned to the colony, all such thoroughfares, roads, and footpaths that exist or shall exist or have existed in the said territories shall be public property.

Although much has been lost, this charter for the Spanish settlement of Urso is more complete than any other such document and gives some clue to Caesar’s political thought at the time of his death If anything, he was conservative.