Exaggerated alarm of democracy
Repressive policy, 1792
Proclamation against seditious writings
Prosecutions for sedition. ..
Societies for suppressing sedition
Democracy in Scotland
Trials of Muir, Palmer, and others
These trials noticed in Parliament
Trials for sedition in England, 1794
Reports of secret committees
State trials, 1794, of Watt and Downie
And of Hardy, Horne Tooke, and others
Attack upon the king, 1795
The treasonable practices bill
The seditious meetings bill
Public opposition to these bills .
Mr. Reeves's pamphlet
Regulation of newspapers, 1789-98
Bill to suppress corresponding societies, 1799
Repressive measures completed: their effects
Trials of Mr. Wakefield and the “ Courier," 1799
Trial of Jean Peltier, 1803.
Trials of Cobbett and the Messrs. Hunt, 1804–11.
Progress of free discussion reviewed