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He didn't refuse to sign the Treaty of Paris- he ratified it in April 1784.

He didn't personally go to Paris to negotiate the treaty- he sent someone else in his place. This was normal, and still is normal to this day.

He did refuse other things, like the "Olive Branch Petition" in 1775.

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It is because he didn't really care about their concerns.

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King George decided to refuse the colonists declaration because he did not want peace, he wanted to be known with more power than the colonists. Not equal.

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Why do you think King George the Third refused to consider the colonists Declaration Of Rights?

He didn't want to lose the valuable good trade from the colonies:)

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When the colonists wrote the Declaration of Rights which included life, liberty, and property. King George refused to consider the Declaration of Rights and ordered British colonial leaders to prepare the colonial militias' weapons

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Because King George the 3rd was still mad about the colonists protesting.

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Some sources say King George III refused to receive the petition because of his personal dislike for John Dickinson.

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Wrote the declaration of independence and got mad.

What is the list of grievances of the declaration?

The third part of the Declaration list the colonists complaints against the British government. King George lll is singled out for blame.

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The document the Colonists sent to King George was the Declaration of Independence. It stated the concerns, and grievances against the king and declared the wish for independence from Britain.

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