He was prominent in the affairs of the New England Confederation, of which he was one of the founders (1643).
Napp's Argentine Republic; and de Moussy's Confederation argentine.
Was the will of the Confederation of the Rhine transferred to Napoleon in 1806?
In March 1848 he made a speech before the Confederation which led to his arrest for sedition, but at his trial the jury failed to agree and he was discharged.
A fugitive slave clause was inserted in the Articles of Confederation of the New England Confederation of 1643, providing for the return of the fugitive upon the certificate of one magistrate in the jurisdiction out of which the said servant fled - no trial by jury being provided for.