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Less than 10 years after the ratification of the Bill of Rights, Revolutionary War veteran and NY State Legislator Jedediah Peck was arrested for distributing a petition.
A petition created by Alaska Native women during World War II can help students understand the right of the people to “petition for redress of grievances.”
Students analyze a petition signed by over 50% of the native Hawaiian population against becoming a part of the United States