John Marshall

John Marshall - John Marshall - John Marshall was the...

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Unformatted text preview: John Marshall - John Marshall was the fourth Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, serving from 1801-1835. His most significant decisions, including Marbury v. Madison and McCullough v. Maryland, tended to advance Marshall's Federalist agenda. For his value of judicial review and a strong central government, Marshall was in constant conflict with Jefferson during Jefferson's administrations. In addition, Marshall was frequently drawn to scandals, implicated in the XYZ Affair, and later clearing Aaron Burr of treason charges in the midst of Burr's failed secessionist plot. James Maury - James Maury was an Anglican clergyman who served as the teenage Jefferson's tutor for two years. He also taught Dabney Carr and, later, James Monroe. James Monroe - James Monroe was the fifth President of the United States, serving from 1817-1825. Fresh out of college, he saw action in the Revolutionary War, and later from 1817-1825....
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This note was uploaded on 12/28/2011 for the course HIST 101 taught by Professor Womer during the Fall '08 term at Texas State.

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