. For specific occasions on which Atty. Gen. Jonathan Sewall was accused of having entered
pleas of nolle prosequi
in cases involving soldiers who had harrassed townspeople, see Boston Evening-Post
, 27 March and 19 June 1769.
Cite web page as: Founding Families: Digital Editions of the Papers of the Winthrops and the Adamses, ed.C. James Taylor. Boston: Massachusetts Historical Society, 2014.