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Celebrate Women's History Month in March! We're hosting special tours to highlight the women that called the John Marshall House home.
The John Marshall House » Preservation Virginia
Urban Garden Space: The historic Virginia flower gardens at the John Marshall House display plants found in the colonial gardens of Williamsburg and Yorktown that might have been maintained and enjoyed by the Marshall family
"The Great Chief Justice" at Home - National Park Service
This was a complex decision. In the specific matter before the Court, the decision limited judicial power. However, the more fundamental issue that it decided was to insist on the court's authority to declare an act of Congress void if found to be in conflict with the Constitution. As Marshall explained, "it is emphatically the province and duty of the judicial department to say what the law is." Since v. the Supreme Court has been the final decision maker regarding the Constitutionality of Congressional legislation.
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The , and this decision in particular, established the principle of "judicial review" whereby Congressional laws and executive actions may be judged by the Supreme Court to be within the bounds of the Constitution. In keeping with John Marshall's Federalist views, he generally favored strong government action and especially supported the supremacy of the federal government over state authorities.
John Marshall: Works in Fabric, i – Ink, Yarn & Beer
The office of the marshal was part of the Curia, with a deputy in the Exchequer and one in the King's Bench, as well as one in the Court of the Marshalsea of the King's household.