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Unformatted text preview: paper saying he is a judge. -Did Marbury have a right to the commission? -Did the law give Marbury remedy?-Is the request for a write of Mandamus, filed in the Supreme Court, a proper remedy? Judicial Review The court has the authority to review Congressional legislation to determine whether it is consistent with the constitution-Marshall said its the duty of judiciary to say what the law is-Dred Scott v. Sanford (1857)-Hammer v. Dagenhart (1918)-Brown v. Board of Education (1954)-Roe v. Wade (1973) Statuary Interpretation-48% of SC decisions are interpretations of federal statues while 36% are invocations of judicial review-Holly farms vs. NLRB (1996)- Agricultural laborers? Can unionize because arent agricultural laborers-Smith vs. United States (1993) Use of weapon...
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This note was uploaded on 12/13/2009 for the course PSC 113 taught by Professor Wahlbeck during the Fall '08 term at GWU.
- Fall '08