history oct 15 - Federalist Movement Federalist movement...

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Federalist Movement Federalist movement 1795, Joy treaty. Allowed British to interfere with American Shipping British would withdrawl from 2 forts Federalists thought there would be no change in favor of British, they already controlled American trade. Adams calls for creation of Navy Intercept French ships that were headed to America People assumed British bias b/c there are not attacking British Ships William Duane replaces Philadelphia Aurora founder Thomas Cooper- Nortcumberland Gazzette Joseph Priestly – Discovered oxygen (Former British Citizens, turned against Britain (Cooper too)) Federalists see opposition as foreigners who want to take country down Alien and Sedition Acts Deport undesirable people by presidential orders w/o trial Act changed the 9 years to citizenship to 21 years (To reflect fairness to native born citizens) Sedition Act
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Laws against people who opposed gvt with libel Punishment 2 yrs prison, 5000 fine
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This note was uploaded on 12/08/2008 for the course HIST 012 taught by Professor Pencak,williaman during the Fall '08 term at Pennsylvania State University, University Park.

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