Editors. "Roman Catholics are excluded from both Houses of Parliament". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=16666, accessed 26 January 2015.]
In the wake of Louis XIV's disclosure of a secret treaty with Charles II, and Titus Oates' revelations about a Popish Plot, Roman Catholics are excluded from both Houses of the English Parliament.
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