Designed to protect the peace within the League, but not necessarily coordinate actions outside the league. Great Law of Peace -- guaranteed freedom of religion and expression and other rights later embraced in the U.S. Constitution
the act has since become a part of the Virginia constitution, and its principles and language have inspired supporters of religious freedoms around the world. Establishes Freedom which Thomas Jefferson first proposed.
Originally published anonymously partly because Montesquieu's works were subject to censorship.
Liberty is in perfection when criminal laws derive each punishment from the particular nature of the crime.
It Limits the power f the King/Queen.
Magna Carta was the most significant early influence on the long historical process that led to the rule of constitutional law today. Magna Carta influenced many common law documents, such as the United States Constitution and Bill of Rights, and is considered one of the most important legal documents in the history of democracy.