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... the propriety of raising an American revenue by requiring stamps on all legal
documents . He soon heard protests , however , from the assemblies of
Massachusetts , Connecticut , New York , Pennsylvania , Virginia and South
the boxes of stamps into the sea ; in most they compelled the stamp officers to
resign ; and in Massachusetts a mob sacked the house of Chief Justice
Hutchinson . At this juncture Lord Rockingham , leader of that faction of the Old
Whigs with ...
In 1772 the king attempted to control the judiciary by ordering that all
Massachusetts judges holding office during his pleasure should be paid by the
crown : the colonists , unable to obtain redress through the regular government ,
To enforce the first three of these laws the government stationed General Gage at
Boston with more troops . Although England had aimed most of this hostile
legislation especially at Massachusetts , she had struck all the colonies so hard
( 26 24 - 27 15 ) B . Massachusetts has subsisted very well in spite of the
abrogation of her charter . ( 27 16 - 28 ) . C . The arguments for subverting liberty
in America may be applied to England . ( 27 29 – 28 12 ) Of the three possible
methods of ...
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This well-crafted address was presented as a series of suggestions for a way to conciliate the American colonists and avoid a revolt. The common-sense points that Burke makes and the ways that he goes ... Прочетете пълната рецензия