What were the purposes of the espionage and sedition acts?

(a) to prevent spying and curtail criticism of the government

(b) to restrict communication between citizens and europe

(c)to encourage americans to spy on german-americans

(d) to enhance relations with the allied forces in europe

Answers

to prevent spying and curtail criticism of the government

Explanation:

The purpose of the Espionage act was to prohibit inference with military operations, to ban support of us.

Purpose of sedition act was to extend the the espionage act.

Explanation:

The answer is A.

Explanation:

A series of laws known collectively as the Alien and Sedition Acts were passed by the Federalist Congress in 1798 and signed into law by President Adams. These laws included new powers to deport foreigners as well as making it harder for new immigrants to.

purpose of the Espionage Act was to prohibit interference with military operations, to ban support of U.S. enemies during wartime or to promote insubordination in the military.

the Attorney General called for the amendment of the Espionage Act. On May 16, 1918, the Sedition Act was passed, which allowed for the prosecution of “any disloyal, profane, scurrilous, or abusive language about the form of government of the United States, or the uniform of the Army or Navy,” or any language that might bring those institutions “into contempt, scorn, contumely, or disrepute.”



Do you know the answer?

Other questions on the subject: History

History, 22.06.2019, ctuek5990
Similar to how they felt about the rest of the proposed federal government, the Anti-Federalists believed the Constitution granted too much power to the federal courts, at the expe...Read More
1 more answers
History, 22.06.2019, jbrown76241
after the roman empire, the catholic church began to unify by taking on many duties of a government....Read More
1 more answers
History, 22.06.2019, Toady7396
"New France" located by the SyLawrance river...Read More
2 more answers