Magna Carta and the Constitution

Panelists talked about the influence of Magna Carta on American constitutionalism, including its place in the charters of the American… read more

Panelists talked about the influence of Magna Carta on American constitutionalism, including its place in the charters of the American colonies, its impact on the era of the Founding Fathers, and its continued influence over time.

The National Archives and The Constitutional Sources Project sponsored the event to celebrate the 800th anniversary of the sealing of Magna Carta. close

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  • Royce C. Lamberth Chief Judge U.S. District Court->District of Columbia
  • Bruce O'Brien Professor University of Mary Washington->Department of History and American Studies
  • Robert Pallitto Associate Professor Seton Hall University->Political Science and Public Affairs
  • Jennifer Paxton Assistant Professor Catholic University of America->History Department
  • Julie Silverbrook Executive Director Constitutional Sources Project
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Magna Carta and the Constitution

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Program ID:
326569-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 01, 2015 | 2:15pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Aug 02, 2015 | 5:33am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Aug 01, 2015 | 2:15pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 02, 2015 | 5:33am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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