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In the 13th century medieval England, the barons grew tired and frustrated with King John's abuse of power.
King John is abusing his power!
We need more control.
Let's go surround the castle!
The barons rose in rebellion and forced King John to sign articles of the Barons which became the Magna Carta on June 15, 1215
I guess I'll have to sign it.
My king there is a mob of people who are forcing you to sign a document
I guess I am going to have to follow rules now.
For the first time in history all free men had access to courts and a fair trial and the King could not intrude on the privileges of the barons.
It's about time you follow the rule of law.
When British settlers arrived in the new world they brought with them the ideals of the Magna Carta, including rights to a fair trial and majority rule.
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