History of Divorce in Thailand

History of Divorce in Thailand

Divorce
The history of Roman Dutch law shows that as Westerners our laws had in the ancient past been mainly laws based on oral customary law and minimal written law. Only since Justinian did we change with the first codification of Roman law under the Corpus Juris Civilis. During this period many of our laws changed from customary laws to customary written laws. Thailand has had written laws since before the ancient Ayutthaya period. It is believed that the codification of Thai laws occurred way before the invention of Thai script. The history of Thai laws and its codification was lost due to the war between Burma and Thailand when the capital was overrun and destroyed. The marriage laws in Thailand during that period were known as Kodmai Laksana Pua Mia.┬áThese…
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