Stamp Act -...

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Stamp Act -   ∙ The Stamp Act required colonists to buy special watermarked paper for  newspapers and all legal documents. The Act marked a departure from Britain's  previous policy of not taxing the colonies internally.  Stamp Act Congress -   ∙ In response to the Stamp Actrepresentatives of nine colonial  assemblies met in New York City on October 7, 1765. While the colonies reached only  broad agreements, it marked the first intercolonial cooperation.  Sugar Act -   ∙ The Sugar Act lowered the duty on foreign-produced molasses from six  pence per gallon to three pence per gallon. However, the tax would now be enforced,  whereas prior to the act customs officers largely ignored the duty. The act further  stipulated that Americans could only export many commodities to foreign countries if  they passed through British ports first.  Tory  -   ∙ A British sympathizer or supporter 
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