part 2 normans

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  • NORMANS
    • WILLIAM THE CONQUEROR
      • CHANGES
        • Can't kill normans
        • Got the church on his side
      • Set up church courts
        • reform not death
          • they couldn't use the death penalty
        • Trial by ordeal was still used
          • punishments?
            • Hanging
              • murder
              • Theft
              • Arson
            • fines and whipping
              • Minor crimes
                • stesaling
        • Benefit of clergy
          • priests could only be tried in the church courts
          • you must read a passage from the bible as well
        • Right of Sanctuary
          • if you were in a church you couldntbe arrested
          • If the criminal confessed they could leave the country
        • PRIESTS
          • Had to be celibate
            • no relationships
          • live in poverty
            • no riches
    • punishments?
      • Hanging
        • murder
        • Theft
        • Arson
      • fines and whipping
        • Minor crimes
          • stesaling
    • THE FOREST LAWS
      • what are they
        • 30% of England will be forests and protected
        • police patrolled the forests
        • Forest taxes for the kings wealth and stop people going in them
        • these added to the kings wealth and evidently his strength
      • supposed to be able to stop criminals hiding in there
      • consequences
        • Criminals attacked homes now
        • Crops were being destroyed
        • More people being punished

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