Surviving copies of Magna Carta to be reunited

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In this Friday, June 12, 2013 photo, an audio visual display showing a picture of Britain's King John, which is part of an exhibition about the Magna Carta, is featured at the British Library in London. The British Library plans to celebrate the 800th birthday of the document that laid the foundations of common law and civil liberties by uniting all four surviving original copies under one roof for the first time. On Monday, July 15, 2013, the library will announce plans to mark the anniversary by bringing together -for three days only - all the remaining original copies of the charter endorsed by King John in June 1215 to quell an uprising by England’s nobles. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)