I helped women's rights and gave Justinian advice to stay and die as an emperor.
Theodora was a very important of my rule. Without her the empire could have been overthrown
Justinian's code was a form of laws taken from Rome and put into my own interpretation. Many countries have used it because it was a simple and universal set of laws
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The Byzantine Empire preserved many Roman and Greek ideas because it was originally known as the Eastern Roman Empire. The official religion was changed to Christianity and the language was changed to Greek from Latin.
There were many civil disputes within the empire which help lead the empire to decline.
Earthquakes destroyed the area and eventually the Ottomans pushed into the empire and took over. The Byzantine Empire was gone.