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Updated: 2/9/2021
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Storyboard Text

  • -This act gave the Supreme Court power to enforce presidential appointments -Decided there would be 1 chief justice and 5 associates - It organized the Federal Court System
  • Judiciary Act of 1789
  • John Adams appointed Marbury to be Justice of Peace however this was at the end of his term as president causing Marbury to wait for his papers.
  • Thomas Jefferson became the next president and told his secretary of state James Madison to not give Marbury his J.O.P. appointment papers.
  • Do not let him have the papers!!!!
  • Marbury asked the Supreme Court to enforce Madison to deliver the papers using the Judiciary Act.
  • Marbury had the right to his papers, but never got them because the SC declared the Judiciary Act of 1789 unconstitutional.
  • The SC had the power of Judicial Review to use the act for the 1st time so Marbury never got his job or papers.
  • Let the new Judicial Review be known