Massachusetts Government Act-1774
By: Diani Brown-Cason & Makala McClure
Date of the Act
May 20, 1774
Colonists response to the cause.....
The colonists thought it was a violation of their constitutional rights, natural rights and their colonial charter. They were also upset because it abolished colonial laws and suspended trade and legislatures.
Negative relationship of the Act between Great Britain and the colonists....
Gave power to Great Britain to set rules for the colonists to follow. Saying that Great Britain is the boss and the colonists are to rule them.