Principal arguments for and against judicial review; role of judges in interpreting the Constitution; conflict with the principles of popular sovereignty and democracy; problem of the difficulty of amending the Constitution; “dead hand” problem; judicial review in other advanced democracies; U.S. system is unique; actual and proposed limits on the power of judicial review; the roles of Congress and the president in restraining the power of judicial review.

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