He had to return it as promised, even knowing it was a bogus rule.
Furthermore, a free-state " government " was set up, the " bogus " legislature at Shawnee being " repudiated."
He felt the mother's demeanor suggested she was preparing a bogus story.
In the autumn of 1786 there was an encounter near the village of East Lee between about 250 adherents of Daniel Shays (many of them from Lee township) and a body of state troops under General John Paterson, wherein the Shays contingent paraded a bogus cannon (made of a yarn beam) with such effect that the state troops fled.
A bogus conspiracy, however, got up by the Holstein faction, aided by France and Prussia, who persuaded Elizabeth that the Austrian ambassador was intriguing to replace Ivan VI.