Friday, 6 February 2015

Magna Carta originals reunited for anniversary

Magna Carta originals reunited for anniversary

Four surviving original copies of the Magna Carta are on display in London as Britain begins 800th anniversary celebrations of the globally significant contract. The Magna Carta has been revered as the "birth certificate of freedom" for centuries [Credit: Reuters]Considered the cornerstone of modern democracy, liberty, justice and the rule of law, the 1215 English charter forms the basis for legal systems around the world, such... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

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