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Roman codes of laws were the Law of the Twelve Tables of 450 BC, the Gregorian Code (Codex Gregorianus) of 291- The Hermogenian Code (Codex Hermogenianus) of 291-4, the Theodosian Code (Codex Theodosianus) of 429 and the Corpus Juris Civilis (Body of Civil Law) also dubbed the Justinian Code of 534.

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