Witch Trials Shaped America

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Going into this project I only knew barely anything about it. I knew Bridget Bishop and her role though. I also knew that in the witch trials many people were killed. I chose this topic because I didn’t know much about it. Also chose this topic because it interested me. I also chose this topic because I like to learn new things. I think this time period really shaped America and how it evolved. It really showed people how evidence can be altered and twisted. During the trials many people were accused but many people were not guilty. Most evidence given was spectral evidence and this is now not used or valued highly in court. During this time many false accusations were made and then dropped just because someone didn’t like another. Also some
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