11Now let - Now lets get rid of these commissions! *...

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Now let’s get rid of these commissions! * Commissions are given to the Secretary of State * Jefferson told Madison not to give the commissions to people. I want my commission! * James Marbury * JP * Madison says no * Gets a writ of mandamus * Writ of command * Madison says NO! Marbury vs. Madison * John Marshall and the Supremes * Writ of mandamus was the right thing * Where he got it was wrong. * Supreme Court can’t issue writs of mandamus * Judiciary Act of 1789 was unconstitutional! (Judicial Review) Ouch! * Federal Judiciary is stronger than he thought * Let’s go after the Court! Justice Samuel Chase * Justice of the Supreme Court * Jerk * Talked trash about Jefferson * Logical guy for Jefferson to go after! Triumph for Checks and Balances * Guilty of bad manners, not high crimes and misdemeanors War with Tripoli * Barbary pirates sailed the Mediterranean Sea and demanded payment for being in their lake * Ships captured enemy ships held their crews for ransom or enslave them.
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* United States refused to pay the tribute What will Jefferson DO?
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This note was uploaded on 01/05/2012 for the course HIST 1301 taught by Professor Sarabostelmann during the Fall '11 term at Collins.

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