i refuse to pay theses taxes any longer i need the money
King john was crowned king after his siblings William, Henry, Richard, Geoffrey, Joan. leaving his sisters Eleanor and Matilda, they were woman so they could not play the rule king.
king john began losing all his battles which lead to him needing more troops and money.
King john began raising taxes to pay for his war. His people struggled to pay the taxes and began to rufuse paying them.
The king began to break laws, making taxes higher , and he keep losing battles. The barons began to rebel; Who wants to pay an unfit king. After many attempts they sat the king down and forced him to sign the Magna Carta, that would bring peace.
Once the magna carta was sign by king john, every one imprisoned was set free. King john imprisoned anybody who disobeyed his order. The magna carta made it to were someones punishment was decided by the people.
The Magna Carta made the king less powerful, what he was able to do was limited.