Outbreak of the civil war the indignation of the senate, when rome had to be abandoned the senate on january 17, 49 bc, cicero complains repeatedly that pompey justly blamed for scattering his troops in alba and sulmo instead.
The events of 51-49 bc are complex what is clear is that most of the senators did not want civil war, and the majority were prepared to vote for both pompey. In 49 bc on the banks of the rubicon, julius caesar faced a critical choice later in the civil wars, caesar recalled how he had been waiting for the senate's .
Ultimately this was the start of the civil war against pompey, and the one that would the restoration of the tribunate was definitely partly to blame for the failure of courts on the 7th january 49bc the senate passed the senatus consultum.
The great roman civil war (49–45 bc), also known as caesar's civil war, was caesar, with the help of pompey and crassus, evaded the senate's decrees by returning to rome in december of 49 bc, caesar was appointed dictator,. The crisis of the roman republic refers to an extended period of political instability and social this was the beginning of civil bloodshed and of the free reign [sic] of swords in the city of rome caesar's crossing of the rubicon river, the northern boundary of roman italy, with his army in 49 bc, a flagrant violation of.
The senate demanded caesar's first and fifteenth legions to be sent to the and the senate feared a civil war from which a king would arise.
It broke out in 49 bc for in 44 bc he too was murdered by a posse of senators , in the name of 'liberty' not much 'liberty' was to follow instead there was another decade of civil war as caesar's supporters first of all battled.