Another reason Hammurabi’s code of laws were not just was because people would die for stupid things such as

Another reason Hammurabi’s code of laws were not just was because people would die for stupid things such as( law 129),” If a married woman was to have an affair with another man they would be tied up together and drowned.” In the 21st century there was a way better option. Rather then being sentanced to death by suffocatting, They could’ve filed for divorce. Another reason was (law 195)” if a boy were to strike his father his hand owuld be cut off.” In 21st century a proper way to punish him would be to disown the boy, or if he was a little of age bring him to court.