What precedent was set by the Supreme Court in the landmark Marbury v. Madison case?

A. The power of the Supreme Court of overrule a President’s decision.
B. The option for the Supreme Court not to hear a case it’s not interest in
C. Judicial review and the power of the Supreme Court to rule on the constitutionality of federal laws.
D. The power of the President to force the Supreme Court to decide in his favor.

C, the classic case establishing Judicial Review.

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2 thoughts on “What precedent was set by the Supreme Court in the landmark Marbury v. Madison case?

    PennyLeeD2

    (January 10, 2010 - 11:50 pm)

    C, the classic case establishing Judicial Review.
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    Buck

    (January 11, 2010 - 12:29 am)

    C. Judicial Review
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