ca. 1140 C.E.

Corpus Iuris Canonici, decreed by the Catholic Church [Holy Roman Empire] [Provisional]: “Just as the Jews are not to be forced to the faith so it must not be allowed to the converted to recede from it [166]. — Christian slaves bought by Jews should be set at liberty [211]. –Public offices are not to be committed to the Jews [211]. –Slaves who come from infidelity to the faith are to be set at liberty [211].”
Corpus Iuris Canonici. Vol I. Catholic Church (ed. Emil Friedberg) [column numbers above]. Tauchnitz: Leipzig, 1879. Accessed online; Researched by Dominik Jacobs