| Law; or custom – later adopted to mean “statue” or “written law”
| That which is laid down, law, ordinance (Draco’s word)
| Public suit; permits a third person to bring suit on behalf of another in certain circumstances; also means “writing”
| Dike Exoules
| Procedure where Athenian law provided a means by which defendant (i.e. a defendant whom a jury found liable for damages) would have to pay an extra fine to the State if he failed to pay the prosecutor.
| Providing charge/accusation for tyranny; “things that were arguably wrong but for which no law existed yet.
| Permitting a right of appeal to the popular courts
| “Law givers” – made sure no law before 403/2 BC was valid.
| Distributive Justice
| Aristotle says, relates to equality. It rewards individuals for the benefits that they confer upon society.
| Corrective Justice
| Aristotle claims, relates to lawfulness. Judges exercise corrective justice when they punish criminals, award damages…
| The Forty
| Heard majority of the private cases brought by means of dike.
| Law case, or lawsuit
| Private case
| Public case
| “Dragging away”; summary arrest acceptable in some criminal cases (robbery)
| Volunteer prosecutor leads the magistrate to the defendant for arrest.
| The volunteer prosecutor first explains the charge to the magistrate and is then authorized to make the arrest.
| “Written list”: catalogue of some or all the property of a man in debt to the State.
| A preliminary hearing at the Ekklesia regarding official misconduct
| A hearing where candidate might be disqualified from citizenship, public office, or speaking in the assembly (Ekklesia).
| Review of performance in public office.
| Cases involving homicide
| “Supporting speakers” or public...
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