Hammurabi, the king of the small city-state of Babylon, ruled for 42 years making 282 laws being written in cuneiform. Together, these 282 laws are carved onto a large stone which are now known as Hammurabi’s code. Hammurabi’s code was unjust because some of the laws are too extreme, the consequences are cruel and unfair when viewed in the twenty first century perspective. Hammurabi’s code is known to be carved into stone cuneiform. the teht ethet etgete teh te teeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeethet thet het het hteh eth ete heth ey thetht thethehet thet h eh ey ey yeyey ey ey the ht