Punishment

XI. Punishment

        Private Crimes shall be punished by a combined system of restitution
        and in some cases minor corporal punishment.
                Property Crimes:
                        Restitution for Property Crimes shall be twice the
                        value of the stolen or damaged property. If possible,
                        the stolen or damaged property shall be returned to
                        its rightful owner. An additional ten percent of said
                        value shall be paid to the public.

                        At the discretion of the presiding Justice, repeat 
                        offenders may be incarcerated for up to one day
                        per repeat offense or one week per 1000 denar value of
                        the stolen or damaged goods, whichever is greater.
                        In some cases, loss of the offending limb may be 
                        appropriate. 

                Fraudulence:
                        Restitution for Crimes of Fraudulence shall be imposed
                        by the presiding Justice in accordance with the amount
                        of damage done the victim in property, wealth or
                        reputation.
                        Repeat offenders may be incarcerated at the discretion
                        of the Justice for a period of up to one week per
                        repeat offense.

                Personal Harm
                        Restitution for Crimes that cause Personal Harm to
                        another shall be in accordance with the amount of
                        harm done to the victim, as well as wages or other
                        income lost as a result of the Harm.

                        Repeat offenders may be incarcerated at the discretion
                        of the Justice for a period of up to one month per
                        repeat offense.

                Death
                        Restitution for Crimes resulting in Death of a non-
                        citizen or Accidental Death of a humiliore shall be
                        paid to the family of the victim and shall be no less
                        than five silver talents plus lost wages or other
                        income for a period of two years.

                        Repeat offenders may be incarcerated at the discretion
                        of the Justice for a period of up to one year per
                        repeat offense.

                        When these crimes are committed by a habitual offender
                        they may be recategorized as a Public Crime at the
                        discretion of the presiding Justice

        Public Crimes shall be punished largely at the presiding tribunal or 
        magistrate's discretion. Punishments include, but are not limited to:

                fines or restitution
                public beatings or lashings
                condemnation to work camp, mines, or quarries
                banishment to gladiator training school
                confiscation of property

        At their discretion the tribunal or presiding magistrate may impose
        the following capital punishments:

                decapitation with a sword (for military personnel)
                hanging from the beams
                burning until dead
                drowning in a sack
                exposure to wild animals
                casting from the sea cliffs

The Twelve Tables of Iridine Law
I. Census and Citizenship
II. Taxes and Civic Finance
III. Assemblies and Legislation
IV. Military Service
V. Justice and Courts
VI. Criminal Acts
VII. Magistracies
VIII. Marriage, Inheritance and Funerals
IX. Commerce
X. Debt
XI. Punishment
XII. Building and Civic Maintenance

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