Appeals to the Privy Council from the American Colonies : An annotated digital catalogue /

In the century before the creation of the Supreme Court of the United States, the British Privy Council heard appeals from the 13 colonies that became the United States and from the other American colonies in Canada and the Caribbean. The focus was given to all currently known colonial cases appeale...

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Imprint:[Cambridge, Massachusetts] : Ames Foundation, 2014-
Description:1 online resource.
Language:English
Subject:Great Britain. -- Privy Council -- Databases.
Great Britain. -- Privy Council.
Law reports, digests, etc. -- Colonies -- Great Britain.
Law reports, digests, etc. -- United States.
Appellate procedure -- Colonies -- Great Britain.
Law reports, digests, etc.
Great Britain.
United States.
Court decisions and opinions.
Databases.
Format: E-Resource Journal
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/10037570
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Other authors / contributors:Bilder, Mary Sarah, author.
O'Connor, Sharon Hamby, author.
Donahue, Charles, 1941- editor.
Ames Foundation, issuing body.
Notes:Description based on online resource (viewed on July 3, 2014); title from title screen.
Summary:In the century before the creation of the Supreme Court of the United States, the British Privy Council heard appeals from the 13 colonies that became the United States and from the other American colonies in Canada and the Caribbean. The focus was given to all currently known colonial cases appealed to the Privy Council from the future United States. There are links to original documents in England and the United States for the appeals from the 13 colonies.