Introduction. Magna Carta : muse and mentor / David S. Mao, Law Librarian of Congress Magna Carta and the United States Constitution. Magna Carta and the rule of law / Justice Sandra Day O'Connor Lincoln Cathedral Magna Carta. Magna Carta in America, from the World's Fair to World War / Susan Reyburn Rebellion and the Great Charter. William Marshal, Earl of Pembroke (c. 1146-1219 ) / The Right Honourable The Lord Igor Judge Confirmations by kings and Parliament. Magna Carta's enactment / William C. Koch, Jr. King John in history and memory. Magna Carta and religion, for the honor of God and the reform of our realm / Robin Griffith-Jones Interpreting the rule of law. The legal force and effect of Magna Carta / Sir John Baker; A lexicographic look at Magna Carta / Bryan A. Garner Rights of Englishmen in British America. Magna Carta's American journey / A.E. Dick Howard American state constitutions and the three faces of Magna Carta / G. Alan Tarr Due process of law. Due process open court provisions/protection of rights/redress for injuries / William C. Koch, Jr. Right to a jury trial. Magna Carta and the right to trial by jury / Thomas J. McSweeney Writ of habeas corpus. Habeas corpus and Magna Carta / Justin Wert Executive power. Magna Carta and the judges : why Magna Carta matters / The Right Honourable Lady Justice Arden D.B.E. No taxation without representation. King John, Magna Carta and taxation / Jane Frecknall-Hughes Magna Carta and culture. King John and Magna Carta in popular culture / Carolyn Harris Magna Charta or the Great Charter of King John.
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 248-296) and index.