Magna Carta Clause 39

No free man is to be arrested, or imprisoned, or disseised, or outlawed, or exiled, or in any other way ruined, nor will we go against him or send against him, except by the lawful judgment of his peers or by the law of the land.

‘The 1215 Magna Carta: Clause 39’, The Magna Carta Project, trans. H. Summerson et al. [  accessed 17 May 2017]

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