What is Romeo's punishment for the murder of Tybalt in Romeo and Juliet?

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Originally, the Prince declared that if anyone disturbed the peace again, they would be sentenced to death, but when Romeo kills Tybalt, he is exiled instead.

In Act III Scene 1, Tybalt wants to speak with Romeo, but he is nowhere to be found. Mercutio steps in and has words with Tybalt, but before the conflict can arise, Romeo arrives on the scene. What the other characters don't know is that Romeo has just wedded Juliet . He is in a state of...

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