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Action Jefferson took toward Republican "martyrs" convinced under the Federalist Sedition Law
Derogatory Republican term for Federalist judges appointed at the last minute by President Adams
Marbury v. Madison
Precedent-setting Supreme Court case in which Marshall declared part of the Judiciary Act of 1789 unconstitutional
The principle established by Chief Justice Marshall in a famous case, that the Supreme Court can declare laws unconstitutional
Branch of military service that Jefferson considered least threatening to liberty and most necessary to suppressing the Barbary states
Sugar-rich island where Toussaint L'Ouverture's slave rebellion disrupted Napoleon's dreams of a vast New World empire
American ship fired on by British in 1807, nearly leading to war between the two countries
Jefferson's policy of forbidding the shipment of any goods in or out of the United States
Macon's Bill No. 2
An 1810 law that restored American trade with Europe but promised a new boycott against either France or Britain if the other would lift its blockade
Militantly nationalistic western congressmen eager for hostilities with the Indians, Canadians, and British
Battle of Tippecanoe
Battle in 1811 where General Harrison defeated the Indian forces under Tecumseh and Tenskwatawa (The Prophet)
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