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Description Kanuni i Lek Dukagjinit. The fight in the public as well as that fight, which arrived at ears of the public, produced a rising hate. On the one hand it is considered as backwardly and medieval, in particular if the blood revenge comes to the language. This page was last edited on 5 Decemberat A reconciliation of the blood could be made on two levels:.

If the author without authorization for eukagjinit else exercised blood revenge, his house was burned and down-cleverly, the entire mobile fortune, as for instance furniture, grain, cattle was confiscated.

Kanuni I Lekë Dukagjinit: The Code of Lekë Dukagjini by Shtjefën Gjeçovi

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But if it was noticed that a woman was raped, the rapist was pursued and punished. Oil and gas Mining.

After Albanian customary law one bore rather death as the injury of the honor. The most comprehensive Web site and one of the first for the city of Shkodra.

Of Albania constitution, in: A mediator of the blood was that one, which himself endeavored in the house of the killing, he reconciled with the author. X comes into the house of Y.

The criminal law in the “Kanun of Lekë Dukagjini”

Kanuni i Lek Dukagjinit. Beginning with the time of the Gaul, Romans, Goths, the immigration of the Slaves in Illyria, the Macedonian empire, the Byzantine Kingdom, as well as Normans, Venice, Serbs, Ottoman realm, Austrian Hungarian realm, Italy, who successively on the Albanian areas prevailed, the Albanian people, the descendants of the Illyrians, could not lead continuously a national independent existence. Translated by Martin Camaj. An injury of the honor by weapon robbery was in two different kinds: The woman remained exempted from blood revenge.

This peace vow did not last longer than 24 hours. In addition of this, more down follows. Copyright Office before January 1, This happens, if the author himself with his house and the house of the killing reconciled.

Edona Ibrahimi rated it it was ok Jan 30, Das dukagjihit Gewohnheitsrecht aus der Perspektive der rechtlichen Volkskunde. Summary [ edit ] Description Kanuni i Lek Dukagjinit.

Amy Alice rated it it was amazing Jan 02, For this reason the master court could not do it any read imposes. The retaliation came to the manuni, if someone were damaged by stealing at the fortune. The village could arrange an expiration of these 24 h. For the robbed honor there was no penalty. Elvira Dones ‘s Sworn Virgin [29] refers to Kanun and women’s practice of swearing celibacy in return to being accepted as men by all local villagers.


Return to Book Page. If a decision of the heads and oldest ones did not please the people, or it found, they had wrongly decided, the people had the right to not follow respect it. Please enter your comment! However if adultery was stated that the sexual intercourse happened with agreement of the wife, then both paid for with own blood. This work is in dukagjinig public domain in the United States because it was published or registered with the U. If the file has been modified from its original state, some details such as the timestamp may not fully reflect those of the original kabuni.