US History

What gave Andrew Jackson the power to remove the Cherokee from their land?

Georgia state laws
Acts of Congress
two Supreme Court decisions
treaties signed by the Cherokee

asked by Max
  1. I'll be glad to check your answer.

    posted by Ms. Sue
  2. Acts of Congress? Weren't the congress against the Indians and all that?

    posted by Max
  3. I disagree.

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indian_Removal_Act

    posted by Ms. Sue
  4. the removal act isnt even an option. i honestly thought about it.

    posted by Max

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