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Call for names for expert list for Magna Carta/rule of law/right in New Zealand

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The Magna Carta 800 Committee for New Zealand is creating a list of experts in New Zealand who can speak about Magna Carta, the rule of law and rights, and associated topics including more current applications such as a Magna Carta for the Earth or a Digital Magna Carta. If the media or an ...

Magna Carta essay competition launched

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Attorney-General Christopher Finlayson has today launched the Magna Carta 800 Essay Competition for New Zealand students to recognise the 800 th  anniversary of the signing of Magna Carta. “The fundamental values embodied by Magna Carta, such as rule of law, are as relevant today as they were in ...

Government commemorates 800th Anniversary of Magna Carta

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Attorney-General Christopher Finlayson is tonight hosting a function at Parliament to commemorate the 800 th Anniversary of the sealing of Magna Carta. “Over time, Magna Carta has come to represent a number of fundamental principles including the protection of human rights, freedom of religion, ...

University of Auckland Lecture Series on Magna Carta

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The University of Auckland is hosting a week long public lecture series for the 800 th anniversary of Magna Carta. Organised by Dr Stephen Winter from Politics and International Relations, it offers an exciting range of speakers and themes. Anyone can attend, but please register in advance to ...

Magna Carta 800th Anniversary New Zealand Events in June

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2015 is the 800 th anniversary of the sealing of the Magna Carta which established the rule of law and foundations for the advancement of rights. The Magna Carta 800 Committee for New Zealand is working to encourage celebration of the anniversary under the theme  Celebrating the past; Reflecting ...