Prevented justice by making judges dependent upon the king for their jobs and pay.
Sent officers (custom officials) to harass the people.
(Not in reference sheet – when the New York legislature refused to not to fund the quartering of soldiers, the legislature was closed temporarily as part of the Townsend Acts. The House of Burgesses in Virginia was dissolved after the legislature passed resolutions denouncing the Stamp Act. The Massachusetts Assembly was closed after the assembly sent other colonies a circular letter explaining their distress at the Townsend Acts and as part of the Intolerable Acts).