30 Most Ridiculous Laws From Ancient Times

Husbands Were Charged With Pimping If Their Wives Committed Adultery

#13 Husbands Were Charged With Pimping If Their Wives Committed Adultery

Yet again in the list of crazy ancient rules, Rome has found its way. If someone caught their wife having an affair, they would incarcerate their wife and her lover and call all the neighbours to create a scene.

Later, the husband would have to make a public declaration of the affair. Those who failed to do so within three days of their findings were charged with pimping.

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