Discharge of bankrupts) do they exercise an original jurisdiction.
Excluded, further, are persons under tutelage, bankrupts and paupers, as also such persons who have been deprived of civil rights, during the time of such deprivation.
All male citizens 21 years old who could read and write, or who paid taxes amounting to 500 reis yearly, had the parliamentary franchise, except convicts, beggars, undischarged bankrupts, domestic servants, workmen permanently employed by the state and soldiers or sailors below the rank of commissioned officer.
Historically, and one can certainly make the case in the present time, this ultimately bankrupts societies.
Why do I say this ultimately bankrupts nations?