Medieval Justice: Pig Was Tried in Court, Sentenced and Executed for Murder

A caged pig. Source: Jasmine / Adobe Stock

In the Middle Ages, animals were put on trial just like human beings. A wide range of crimes could be committed by these animals including murder, being an accomplice in bestiality,

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Source: Ancient Origins

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