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10 Cards in this Set

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Asserted the power of judicial review over congressional acts.
(1803) Marbury v. Madison
"Supremacy Clause" - National government is supreme to state government.
(1819) McCulloch v. Maryland
Federal government has power to regulate interstate commerce.
(1824) Gibbons v. Ogden
Slaves were property, not citizens.
(1857) Dred Scott v. Sanford
Separate but equal is constitutional.
(1896) Plessy v. Ferguson
Separate but equal is inherently unequal; overturned Plessy v. Ferguson.
(1954) Brown v. Topeka Board of Education
Illegally obtained evidence cannot be used in court.
(1961) Mapp v. Ohio
Forced school prayer is unconstitutional.
(1962) Engel v. Vitale
Right to council(attorney); will be provided if you cannot afford.
(1963) Gideon v. Wainwright
Abortion is the woman's choice.
(1973) Roe v. Wade