- Created by: sophierose66
- Created on: 14-11-17 11:03
Newspaper Tax - By making newspapers more expensive, it made it harder for protesters to spread their messages as fewer people could afford newspapers.
Search for weapons - Local magistrates were given rights to search homes for weapons so that they could remove potential threats to the peace.
Ban on public meetings over 50 - By stopping people meeting in large numbers, it was felt that mass outbreaks of violent acting could be prevented.