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Why did George grenville allow customs officers to obtain general writs of assistance?

Question asked by: knowitall

This is a good question.

Presuamably the answer is to give them more rights and to help them out - though I don't really know the answer here.

Anyone else done in this history that can help? If so add a comment with the answer!

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It was to allow customs officers to enter and search any location for smuggled goods
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Date of comment: Fri, Sep 11th 2009

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