City of London forced to forfeit its charter

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Historical Context Note

A court judges that the City of London must forfeit its charter, after the Court runs a campaign to undermine Whig supremacy in the city.
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Citation:
Editors. "City of London forced to forfeit its charter". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
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