Benny, Philip Berger. The Criminal Code of the Jews, According to the Talmud. Originally published: London: Smith, Elder, & Co. 1880. 133 pp. Reprinted 2006 by The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd. ISBN-13: 9781584776642. ISBN-10: 1584776641. Hardcover. New. $23.95 * This study goes beyond the statutes of the Mosaic Pentateuch to the jurisprudence of the Talmud to create a nuanced description of Jewish criminal law. Beginning with a history of the Mosaic code and an overview of the prescriptions of the Talmud, this study goes on to examine the constitution of the courts, procedure, rules of evidence, perjury, methods of punishment and execution, the treatment of murder, adultery and idolatry and cities of refuge.
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