Makayla Adkins


- Started in England

- May 1215

- Written because of the peace that his rebellious presented to him

Things Magna Carta Accomplish:

- Remarkable collection of countries stretching from Spanish border to the German marches with England at the heart of its "Empire"

- In 1215 the opposition united as a party with the common program of demanding general and responsible reforms

Development of the U.S. Government

- Last three kings had brought to the English while restraining the increasing power that government within reasonable limits.

- Gave American revolutionary leaders multiple instances to denounce king George for his abuses of the colonists rights and offered legitimacy for their push for independence from England.

- The right to due process trail by a jury of ones peers no cruel or unusual punishment the right to a speedy trail without bias.