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  • As these rules were often accepted by his successors, the praetor thus acquired an almost legislatorial power, and his edicts, thus continued, corrected and amplified from year to year, became, under the title of the "perpetual" edicts, one of the most important factors in moulding Roman law.
  • At Birmingham, accordingly, Sir Charles Wolseley was duly elected legislatorial attorney and representative of the town.