I'm not sure what the 4th Lateran Council would give you insight in about common law, as it was the first council that instituted the inquistion. I view it as an anti-freedom document.
And for the support of this Declaration, with a firm reliance on the protection of Divine Providence, we mutually pledge to each other our lives, our fortunes and our sacred honor.
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