- Created by: mattisrenee
- Created on: 22-01-15 18:05
Why was the Bloody Code abolished?
There are many factors to why the Blood Code was abolished. Such reasons are:
- Public executions didn't work. Many saw it as a time to get drunk and merry. As executions increased, more people went to see them. This is an opportunity for people to commit crime.
- Ideas about punishments were changing. People thought that the death penalty was wrong.
- Juries refused to convict criminals to…