Henry ll tried to strengthen the royal power, witch caused conflict. Henry ll replaced trial by combatwith trial by jury. He wrote the Constitutions of Caredon which listed the traditional powers of the king. He clashed with Archbishop Thomas Becket who worked for the church. Thomas Beket was murderd and declared a Saint.
King Jhon King Henrys the ll youngest son made many people pay taxes that they did not have. King Jhon agreed to the Magna Carta which is an agreement between the king and the baron. It alode the king to stilll rule but give the people the rights still.
King Edward l called together a govering body called the Model Parliament. It included commoners and lower ranking clergy as well as church officials and nobles.