Unformatted text preview: of people going to jail in plea bargains, so lawyers advise people to confess as it is least costly way to go. Not the way it always happened. Judicial review Chief justice marshall says court decides meaning. Is sole power of court. Lawyers are party of judiciary. Several phases of court power. Phase 1 looked at 13 cases and never declared congress unconstitutional. Essential to union judicial review for states, but not needed for congressional acts in the 30’s. 1803-1870 only 2 cases declared unconstitutional. Phase 1 least dangerous court, 1803-1857 no unconstitutional. Didn’t have any bailiffs to correct people like Jackson. Post civil war period to 1930’s court quite differential reviewed what the states did in judicial review. Holmes said in 1880s “I don’t think US would come to an end if lost right to declare congress bills unconstitutional, but they need to review decisions of the states....
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- Fall '08
- Law, high entry cost, Truth major compensation, OJ trial