Synonyms for penal codes

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Given such men, penal codes will interest only the antiquarian.

So central is it, that it is now acknowledged as such in all the penal codes of civilized countries.

Yet our penal codes are confessedly based on the idea of punishment and retribution.

And here reveals itself, in all its force, another notorious difficulty with which the reformer of penal codes has to contend.

Our conversation turned on the difference between the penal codes of France and England.

Since the French Revolution the severity of the penal codes has been much modified.