The Great Charter


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Noun1.The Great Charter - the royal charter of political rights given to rebellious English barons by King John in 1215The Great Charter - the royal charter of political rights given to rebellious English barons by King John in 1215
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
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The original document was then renamed Magna Carta, the great charter, to differentiate it, and from then on the documents were released alongside each other.
Families are often attracted to Providence because of the great charter schools in the Davenport area: the Davenport School of the Arts, Four Corners Charter School, and Ridgeview Global Studies Academy are all highly regarded for education.
In other words, it asks whether Professor Brown's conclusions about the Great Charter and natural law were warranted by the relevant evidence.
Eight hundred years after King John affixed his seal on an agreement with his rebellious barons (it was not called Magna Carta then) the Great Charter is celebrated as the classic embodiment of the fundamental principles of rule of law, limited government, and individual rights.
The Great Charter marked the first instance of a King being compelled to accept a list of terms drafted by his subjects.
Article 39 of the Great Charter called for trial by peers and this became trial by jury.
In a historic collaboration between the cathedrals of Middlesbrough and Durham, The Great Charter, will be at St Mary's Cathedral, on Saturday.
The Global Law Summit is organized by the British authorities in honor of the 800th anniversary of the Magna Carta - the Great Charter of Liberty, written with the purpose of promoting free market economy and the rule of law.
London's British Library will put the last remaining versions of the Great Charter - which limited the powers of the crown and paved the way for the British constitution - on display in the Magna Carta: Law, Liberty, Legacy exhibition.
The establishment of the award is the result of the Libyan leader's appreciation and indebtedness of his role in consolidating direct democracy and the issuance of the Great Charter for Human Rights in the era of the masses that sacrifices freedom and human dignity.
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