Controversy over judicial review; Chief Justice John Marshall and the narrow early concept of the scope of the power of judicial review; evolution to a broader scope of power; diminished role of legislative intent in decisions made by the Court; diminished role of other branches in the interpretation of the Constitution; the “antimajoritarian” issue; judicial review as an implied power in the Constitution; Marbury v. Madison and the establishment of judicial review.

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