Law and order

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  • Created on: 03-02-16 19:58

1. How did the tension between homesteaders and cattlemen start before the Johnson Count War?

  • Suspected cattle rustling
  • Homesteaders fenced off cattlemens land
  • The Northern Stock Growers Association was set up
  • Ella Watson was found with rustled cattle
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2. Who were appointed by the President to be responsible for the state or territory?

  • US marshals
  • Deputy marshals
  • Sheriffs
  • Town marshals

3. What happened to suspected criminals as soon as they had been found?

  • Run out of town
  • Left to commit more crimes so they could later be shot
  • Thrown into gaol
  • Shot

4. What happened to thieves if they were caught stealing horses?

  • Chases out of town
  • Whipped
  • Hanged
  • Put in prison

5. How many men do historians predict were murdered a year?

  • 6000
  • 600
  • 1600
  • 160


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