Essay 1 Outline - midterm

Essay 1 Outline - midterm - Located in Paris the capital of...

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Essay 1 Outline England England wanted justice to be easy to get Wanted economic power and the right to collect taxes – government Henry II implemented a series of reforms titled Royal Writ – if money has been taken from you or you’ve been fucked inherently, you can get a royal writ It provides revenue for the king Extremely successful; both the people and the king benefited from this France Phillip Augustus French wanted a royal power to turn to Created the Bailiff – the thing you get for the right to appeal in court First take problem to local court, then turn to royal court or Parliament of Paris
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Unformatted text preview: Located in Paris, the capital of France Easier to maintain records with a centralized location Modern day equivalent of Supreme Court Consisted of the most powerful people in France Both-People wanted security and property rights, but most importantly they yearned for judicial equality Thesis : King Henry II’s Royal Writ and Phillip II’s bailiff successfully solved their people’s concerns regarding security, property rights, and most importantly, judicial equality....
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This note was uploaded on 02/17/2009 for the course HIST HISTORY 4B taught by Professor Bernstein during the Winter '09 term at UCSB.

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