ca. 1315 C.E.

[Possible/Probable] Ordinance issued by the Court of Burgos (1315) [Present-day Spain] [Provisional]: “Art. 27 – We order that whatever Christians owe to Jews on account of letters of debt, the Christians shall pay the Jews two thirds of the principal, while the remaining third shall be nullified, and nothing more shall be owed, in usury or otherwise.”
Royal Academy of History (Spain). Córtes de los Antiguos Reinos de León y de Castilla [Courts of the Ancient Kingdoms of León and Castilla]. M. Rivadeneyra: Madrid, 1861. Vol. 1, Page 284. Researched by Dominik Jacobs 11/21/2019