Louis IX (25 April 1214 – 25 August 1270), commonly known as Saint Louis, was King of France from 1226 until his death. He banned trials by ordeal, tried to prevent the private wars that were plaguing the country and introduced the presumption of innocence in criminal procedure. In 1297 Pope Boniface VIII proclaimed his canonization - Louis IX is the only one French monarch to be declared as saint.
Loki and the presumption of innocence. This principle is unknown in Asgard. Asgardian society has a lot of archaic, primitive features, and this is one of the most shocking. I suppose, Asgardians are pictured as an example of how we should NOT behave and how we should NOT organize our society.