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Unformatted text preview: etc. 1767 Colonial assemblies limited in size Townshend Duties strengthen Admiralty Courts Townshend Duties imposed on imported goods to pay colonial officials 1773 Tea Act reduces duty but leads to Boston Tea Party 1774 (Intolerable Acts) Town meetings limited, Massachusetts charter violated Quebec Act enlarges Quebec, reducing Boston Port Act closes harbor until tea is paid for New Quartering Act broadly expands British Army's right to quarter troops in homes, Colonial Restraints file:///Users/gregfeldmeth/Desktop/col.laws.html 2 of 2 6/24/04 2:20 PM claims of Ohio River Valley colonists buildings Main Source: The American Journey by David Goldfield (Prentice-Hall, 1998)...
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