Zeinger publishes an article about crosby that stresses him.
Zengier is arrested after the paper burden on .
Us , the jury belive its good!
Zenger is accused and sent to jail because of the report that was written on crosby.
Life with the first ammendment
We sure are !
Hamilton ignored the instructions of the Governor's hand-picked judges and returned a verdict of not guilty on the charge of publishing seditious libels.
The jury viewed the incedent as a way to organize opposition and can help revolutionary ideas spread.
The first ammendment newspaper publishers felt free to share their honest views. As the American Revolution approached, this freedom would become ever more vital. Zenger and Hamilton were eventually hailed as heros.