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Powers of the Supreme Court

by R. Conrad Stein

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Published by Childrens Press in Chicago .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Supreme Court -- Juvenile literature.,
    • United States. Supreme Court.,
    • Judicial power -- United States -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Judicial power.

    • About the Edition

      A brief overview explaining how the Supreme Court is the ultimate interpreter of our Constitution.

      Edition Notes

      StatementR. Conrad Stein.
      SeriesCornerstones of freedom
      ContributionsStein, R. Conrad.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF8742.Z9 S735 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination30 p. :
      Number of Pages30
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1112405M
      ISBN 100516066978
      LC Control Number94038266
      OCLC/WorldCa31328274

      The liberal historian of the century, James MacGregor Burns, wrote this book when he was in his 90s, tracing the history of politics on the Supreme Court and the desire of presidents to "pack" the court with justices who saw the Constitution as they did; this is nothing new, and started in the days of the Federalists and the Jeffersonians in the eighteenth century/5(39). John Marshall (Septem – July 6, ) was an American politician and lawyer who served as the fourth Chief Justice of the United States from to Marshall remains the longest-serving chief justice and fourth-longest serving justice in Supreme Court history, and he is widely regarded as one of the most influential justices to ever sit on the Supreme Court.

      Additional Physical Format: Online version: Peake, James Frederick. Power of the supreme court to nullify acts of congress. Lynchburg, Va.: Randolph-Macon Women's College, Presidents have the power to change the direction of the Supreme Court and the federal judiciary by _____. appointing new judges who in principle have philosophies consistent with the president If Congress disagrees with a decision of the Supreme Court concerning the interpretation of the U.S. Constitution, it can __________.

      In India the Supreme Court enjoys the power of judicial review. It can pronounce upon the constitutional validity of laws passed by the Legislature and the actions taken by the administrative authorities. It acts as the guardian of the constitution. Article 32 specifically confers the power of Judicial review on the Supreme Court. In the absence of a determination by the Supreme Court, the principle of separation of powers produces a stalemate on the issue. Constitutional convention debate. Pierce Butler of South Carolina was the only delegate to the Philadelphia Convention who suggested giving the executive the power to .


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