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Magna Carta

44 ABA Journal Magna Carta articles.

ABA initiatives raise public awareness about the Magna Carta’s significance

Star of the Show: The Magna Carta reaches celebrity status as its 800th anniversary nears

Magna Carta should inspire lawyers to rise above partisanship, solve problems, chief justice says

U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts, speaking to the ABA House of Delegates, delivered some choice humor, an informative lecture on the history of Magna Carta and a call…

ABA Annual Meeting to feature Chief Justice Roberts, Magna Carta exhibit and new scheduling format

As the ABA gathers this week for the Annual Meeting in Boston, one event and one idea likely will get the most buzz: Aug 6, 2014 2:15 PM CDT

Traveling Magna Carta exhibit debuts at ABA Annual Meeting

Lawyers visiting the ABA Expo during the ABA Annual Meeting in Boston will get the first look at a traveling Magna Carta exhibit commemorating the 800th anniversary of the signing…

800th anniversary of Magna Carta will be heralded with celebrations of the rule of law

2 books to commemorate 800 years of the Magna Carta

The 800-Year Reunion: ABA to Hold Commemorative Events in 2015 to Mark Magna Carta Signing

ABA Plans to Continue Its Long History with Magna Carta by Holding Commemorative Events in 2015

The ABA has begun planning to mark the 800th anniversary of the signing of Magna Carta with a series of events in the United States and the United Kingdom in…

Magna Carta to Return to Public View After Pricey Conservation Effort

The public will soon have a chance again to view a 715-year-old copy of Magna Carta at the National Archives following a conservation effort to remove old patches and repair…

Magna Carta Returns to National Archives

The National Archives invited reporters to see the unveiling of the Magna Carta yesterday, a document back in its possession thanks to the generosity of a lawyer who founded a…

Lawyer Pays $21.3M for Magna Carta

A lawyer has paid $21.3 million at auction for a 710-year-old copy of the Magna Carta.

David Rubenstein, a lawyer and founder of The Carlyle Group, a private equities firm,…

Magna Carta Goes on Sale

A 13th-century copy of the Magna Carta, the foundation for English law, is about to go on sale. It is expected to fetch up to $30 million.

The document is…