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September 24, 1789 SCOTUS

Article III of the Constitution establishes the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS), and “such inferior Courts as the Congress may from time to time ordain and establish”. 925 more words


In an essay of 750-1,000 words, address the following:

  1. What is the historical backdrop of Marbury v. Madison?
  2. What was Justice Marshall’s rationale in reaching his final ruling in the case?
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An Uphill Battle for the Court’s Liberals

“[I]f a law be in opposition to the Constitution, if both the law and the Constitution apply to a particular case, so that the Court must either decide that case conformably to the law, disregarding the Constitution, or conformably to the Constitution, disregarding the law, the Court must determine which of these conflicting rules governs the case.

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Post #16: Marbury v. Madison

The landmark case, Marbury v. Madison in 1803, is argued to be the most important  court case in United States History. Federalist candidate John Adams was upset in the presidential election by Democratic-Republican candidate Thomas Jefferson. 191 more words

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