The Act of Grace releases Jacobite rebels from British prisons

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Historical Context Note

An Act of Grace is passed by the British Parliament, which provides for the release of Jacobite rebels in British prisons.
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Editors. "The Act of Grace releases Jacobite rebels from British prisons". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
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