The Magna Carta Or Great Charter

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The Magna Carta, or Great Charter, is a legal document that was created in 1215 during the reign of Henry III. It was created to document the different rights of English citizens to in order ensure their freedoms.
This document labels many, if not all, of the in-alienable rights of man and how they are preserved. Due to its listing of rights it has had a great influence on other more recent documents such as the United States
Constitution of Rights and the Habeas
Corpus.
Many of the influences that The
Magna Carta has had on the U.S.
Constitution are rights such as the right of innocent until proven guilty and private property rights as well. Some examples of comparison are Clause 40 of the Magna
Carta States “To no one will we sell, to no
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