Nov. 19, 1366

“Mandate” of Emperor Charles IV addressed to the Mayor/Magistrate (‘Schultheiß’) [Present-day Germany, Holy Roman Empire]: “[…] Jews may neither be permitted to establish laws among themselves nor set up [legal] courts. […].” [Researcher’s note: The above is a translation of a summary of the original text both of which can be found in the cited source.]
Reichs-Stättisches Hand Buch. Erster Theil. Von Johann Jacob Moser, herzoglich Württembergischen Regierungs-Rath und Professor Juris zu Tübingen. (Hand book of Imperial-Settlement. First part. Von Johann Jacob Moser, Governmental Council of the Duchy of Württemberg and Professor of Law in Tübingen); (Tübingen; 1732); Researched and Translated by Ziba Shadjaani 1/12/2020