Charles II again dissolves Parliament to halt the Exclusion Bill

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Historical Context Note

Charles II dissolves Parliament for attempting again to exclude James, Duke of York, from the succession to the throne.
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Editors. "Charles II again dissolves Parliament to halt the Exclusion Bill". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
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