advantages and disadvantages

articles of confederation


advantages of articles of confederation would be more freedom of speech in courts , in article II. each state retains its sovereignty , freedom , and independence . people of the states have free ingress and regress to and from any other state and shall enjoy all the privileges of trade . also each state can maintain its own delegates in a meeting of the states.


the disadvantages of the articles of confederation are that the unites states in congress assembled shall never engage in a war or grant letters or marque and reprisal in time of peace. the united states are not able to enter into an treaties or alliances , emit bill , borrow money on the credit of the united states , agree upon the number of vessels of war to be built or purchase or appoint a commander in chief of any army or navy unless nine states assent to the same.