WELLINGTON – (January 25, 2018) – Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt and Chief Judge William R. Mott will host a local display on the history of the Magna Carta – the 13th century document that set the course for democracy in England, and greatly influenced democracy in the United States. The exhibit will be on display on the second floor of the Sumner County Courthouse during the month of February. School classes, youth groups, civic clubs and members of the public are invited to visit the display during the hours of 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. “While the Magna Carta began as a series of grievances from barons in medieval England, the fundamental rights that were laid out in that document were later echoed in our own Declaration...
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AG Derek Schmidt, Chief Judge William R. Mott to host exhibit on the Magna Carta