By Annliese Nef
The "Companion to Medieval Palermo" deals a landscape of the historical past of Medieval Palermo from the 6th to the 15th century.
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Ganos and P. van Minnen, implying the preliminary recognition before a notary by the two parties of the binding force of the final sentence, whose legal status would be recognised subsequently by the official courts; Traianos Gagos and Peter van Minnen, Settling a dispute. Toward a Legal Anthropology of Late Antique Egypt (Michigan, 1994), p. 32. 65 In case of failure, the pope decreed that these latter iudices cum ea eligant. The defensor was responsible for executing the sentence, a sign that this commission did not itself have any power of constraint.
108 Passion de saint Pellegrinus d’Agrigente, p. 246, ll. 57–61. 109 Registrum, IX, 7. 110 Registrum, IX, 38, in October 598, a complaint was submitted to Gregory the Great on the part of the Jewish community of Palermo, denouncing the wrongful seizures perpetrated by bishop Victor of Palermo, who had consecrated for christian worship the synagogas in civitate Panormitana positas cum hospitiis suis. palermo in the eastern roman empire 29 If the number of pious foundations located on Palermitan territory, within and without the city walls, is impressive, we know on the other hand relatively little about the high-flying aristocrats based in the city and liable to have endowed them.
242, l. 625. For the date of notice 3, Vivien Prigent, “Les évêchés byzantins de la Calabre septentrionale,” MEFRM 114–2 (2002), 931–953. 41 The see is already mentioned in notice 2, but the testimony of this text needs to be handled with care. For the city’s strategic role, Vivien Prigent, “Topotèrètes de Sicile et de Calabre aux VIIIe–IXe siècles,” Studies in Byzantine Sigillography 9 (2006), 145–158. 18 vivien prigent of bishopric. This see does not appear in the official lists of bishoprics prior to the beginning of the 10th century.
A Companion to Medieval Palermo by Annliese Nef