Unformatted text preview: Increased duties on luxuries affecting American firms • Open-ended “Writs of Assistance” for search warrants • Customs service reorganized and strengthened to fight smuggling & Vice Admiralty courts for violations – Royal Officials required to take up residence in Americas • Currency Act of 1764 ~ stop colonial administrations from printing money causing a shortage of money – • Permanent troops in American at local expense • Placed in cities rather than frontier – intimidation (?) Unit 1– lecture 3 Hollinger 1301 10...
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- Fall '08
- US History, American Revolution, tax rate increase, attempt increase revenue, Whites ignored line, Parliament supreme power