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New England Witch Trials Book Report

Decent Essays
In New England the legal system changed dramatically as an effect of the witch trials. A conflict occurred which led to social damaging in a community believed to be plagued with suspected spiritual enemies. Even when such instances occurred the system that was used would be a relatively reasonable one especially when it came to deciding if someone was guilty or innocent was determined by the fate of the suspected witches’ lives.
Obviously it was a problem in New England in the early 1692’s with witchcraft. The type of supernatural things that the author is referring to in the book are mainly what the main problem was. It wasn’t as obvious to point out a witch or someone who was practicing witchcraft at the time. The witches would slowly show
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