Marbury v. Madison | How it gave the Supreme Court the power to decide fate of “Obama care”
Donald Scarinci explains how Marbury v. Madison, decided in 1803, gives the United States Supreme Court the power to decide whether “Obama care” will be the law of the land or not.
CONSTITUTIONAL LAW ARTICLES
Jesner v Arab Bank, PLC: Corporations Can’t Be Sued Under Alien Tort Statuteby DONALD SCARINCI on May 17, 2018
In Jesner v Arab Bank, PLC, 584 U. S. ____ (2018), the U.S. Supreme Court held that foreign corporat...
Crime-Based Removal Provision Struck Down in Sessions v Dimayaby DONALD SCARINCI on May 10, 2018
In Sessions v Dimaya, a divided U.S. Supreme Court struck down a provision of the Immigration and Na...
Supreme Court Rejects Constitutional Challenge to Patent Review Process in Oil States Energy Services, LLC v Greene’s Energy Group, LLCby DONALD SCARINCI on May 7, 2018
In Oil States Energy Services, LLC v Greene’s Energy Group, LLC, 584 U. S. ____ (2018), the U.S. S...
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Preamble to the Bill of Rights
Congress of the United States begun and held at the City of New-York, on Wednesday the fourth of March, one thousand seven hundred and eighty nine.
THE Conventions of a number of the States, having at the time of their adopting the Constitution, expressed a desire, in order to prevent misconstruction or abuse of its powers, that further declaratory and restrictive clauses should be added: And as extending the ground of public confidence in the Government, will best ensure the beneficent ends of its institution.