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The barons, unable to bear the pain of the king’s extra taxes, rebelled in June 1215 and captured London, though not entirely, forcing the king to enter into a peaceful settlement with them. This resulted into the signing of the Magna Carta which aimed at limiting the powers of the king while protecting certain rights of his subjects such as the right against unlawful imprisonment (For Know It- Alls 4).Of great concern to the king was clause 61 or the security clause which made him a ceremonial monarch as it stipulated much power for the barons over the king.( For Know It- Alls 9)
The document has 63 clauses and can be divided into three sections: the first section deals with the position of the Catholic Church in England, the second are clauses that stipulates that the king will be less harsh on the barons and the third are clauses that concerns England’s legal system. (History learning site 1).Alchin 1, records that Archbishop Stephen Langton and the most powerful barons of the medieval England drafted the contents of Magna Carta, putting into rest the question of authorship.
Magna Carta, a document signed by King John in1215 did lay a strong foundation for the liberties of not just England but it was to later influence the liberties of Anglophones, United States and the drafting of the United Nations Human
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The Magna Carta and its influence on shaping the United States Government.The Magna Carta has been considering as the major force in shaping the American Constitution and thereby the government. It was one of the major legal documents that shaped the early English settlers in America.
It shows the significant event of the signing of the Magna Carta and the ushering in of a new era of democracy. It also parallels the actual historical facts and the present-day picture. The manner in which modern films have depicted it have helped in shaping our view and our understanding of Robin Hood and the part he played in the signing of the Great Charter.
1). It was originally worded to promote the rights of the baron and it draw inspiration from the Charter of Liberties that was concluded between King Henry I and his nobility in 1100 (National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, p. 1). Originally, the Magna Carta is made in Medieval Latin language and one of the many original copies in 1297 is preserved in the United States National archives.
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In fact, the document was abandoned for most centuries, only to be valued later by English lawyers and historians as a “palladium of English liberties”1.
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when he signed the “Great Charter” on the field of Runnymede on June 15, 1215 which limited his power and made him subjected to certain laws (National Archives and Records Administration). This limitation on the power of the ruler is present in the Constitution of the US