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Chapter 1. Origins of Judicial Power
Chapter 1. Origins of judicial power

We must never forget that it is a constitution we are expounding, Chief Justice John Marshall admonished his fellow justices in 1819.1 To modern ears, Marshall′s words may seem at first a truism, yet through them rings with clarity the mission that gives the Supreme Court its importance in American life and government. The Court′s unique ...

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