The Administration Of Justice Act Of 1774

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The Administration of Justice Act of 1774 was one of five laws passed by the British Parliament and which was known as one of the Intolerable or Coercive Acts. The Boston Massacre of 1770, Tea Tax of 1773, and Boston Tea Party of 1773 led to this act. They boycotted many items .They formed protest groups that wrote letters to England and sent letters around the colonies letting them know what was going on. They left England to get away from British rule and they did so much more. The Administration of Justice Act took the right of self-government in Massachusetts by allowing General Thomas Gage, who was sent by King George III, to send rebellious colonists for trial either in other colonies or in Great Britain to be judged and
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