Marbury V. Madison

Marbury V. Madison

Author: William E. Nelson

Publisher: Landmark Law Cases & American

ISBN: 0700626409

Category: History

Page: 176

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The history behind Marbury v. Madison and why it is a foundational case for establishing the principle of judicial review and to understanding the development of the U.S. Supreme Court.
Marbury V. Madison
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: William E. Nelson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018 - Publisher: Landmark Law Cases & American

The history behind Marbury v. Madison and why it is a foundational case for establishing the principle of judicial review and to understanding the development of the U.S. Supreme Court.
Marbury v. Madison
Language: en
Pages: 36
Authors: Ryan P. Randolph
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-12-15 - Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc

Examines the Supreme Court case of 1803 that marked the first time that a law passed by Congress was found to be illegal according to the Constitution.
Arguing Marbury v. Madison
Language: en
Pages: 222
Authors: Mark V. Tushnet
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Stanford University Press

Designed to fill the need for an accessible introduction to Marbury and the topic of judicial review, this book presents the unique transcript of a reenactment of the argument of Marbury v. Madison, argued by constitutional scholars before a bench of federal judges. Following the transcript are essays on the
Marbury V. Madison
Language: en
Pages: 112
Authors: David DeVillers
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: Enslow Pub Incorporated

Discusses the case Marbury v. Madison in which the idea of judicial review became part of the federal government's system of checks and balances.
Marbury V. Madison
Language: en
Pages: 143
Authors: Shane Mountjoy
Categories: Constitutional courts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Infobase Publishing

Today, the Supreme Court's authority to determine the constitutionality of executive actions and legislative acts is unquestioned. But two centuries ago, after our country was founded, the Court's power of judicial review was untested. In 1803, the landmark case of Marbury v. Madison established the Supreme Court as guardian of