Founding documents of the united States Constitution (Magna Carta (Rule…
Founding documents of the united States Constitution
Rule Of Law, Limited Government
first document to limit the king, Forced him to follow his own laws
1215 By: English Barons
Charters of the Virginia Company of London
Established businesses and government in virgina; GAVE COLONISTS THE SAME RIGHT AS ENGLISHMEN
1607 By:King James
Virginia Declaration of Rights
Gave us the first Amendment rights, Became a base for the bill of rights,right to a jury
1776 By: George Mason
Declaration of Independence
Consent of the governed,rule of law, Limited Government
The people had authority and not a king, As well as we have unalienable rights that we are born with.
1776 By: Thomas Jefferson
Articles of Confederation
Limited Government,Consent of the governed,Representative Government
State Government had more power than national, The national could not tax or make a universal money for the USA.
1781 By: The Founding Fathers
Virginia Statute of Religious Freedom
Was a basis for the first amendment, Separated church and state.
1779 By:Thomas Jefferson