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2. How did vigilante committees generally inflict punishment?

  • Lynching
  • Shoot outs
  • Torture
  • Hanging

3. Which gangster famously formed gangs to rob stagecoaches, trains and banks?

  • Henry McCarty
  • Jesse James
  • Billy the Kid
  • William Tilghman

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

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

5. Who were appointed by the President to be responsible for the state or territory?

  • Sheriffs
  • US marshals
  • Deputy marshals
  • Town marshals

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