Administration of Justice Act
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What was it?
The acts were collectively known as Intolerable acts. It is also known as the murder act because it made the colonists feel like the royals could escape punishment. The act allowed them to be executed if question for any acts or riots.
Events leading to the Act.
- The Boston massacre which occurred on March 5, 1770
- The Tea Tax of 1773
- The Boston Tea Party which occurred on December 16, 1773
Who was affected by the Act?
It would also give more control to Britain.