How did Wolsey secure a fairer system?

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  • How did Wolsey secure a fairer system?
    • Oversaw many cases in person
    • Made the reasons for his decisions public
    • Encouraged poor people to bring cases to this court.
    • Supported the cases of the poor against the rich
    • Increased the court's work rate (from 12 cases a year to 120 cases a year)
  • Such actions inevitable built up resentment against Wolsey among the high classes.


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