Aldair Abundis Marbury V. Madison
Updated: 1/16/2020
Aldair Abundis Marbury V. Madison
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Storyboard Text

  • John Adams had lost the election of the 1800s and he will enlarge the Judges to become Federalists.
  • ¨How was I defeated! I need to send the Judges in order for them to become Federalists!¨
  • ¨Don´t deliver those stacks of commissions¨
  • John Adams accidentally left all the commissions that Thomas and Jefferson told Madison to not deliver them.
  • ¨On it Sir¨
  • This is Marbury and he is a Judge
  • ¨Hi im Marbury¨
  • ¨I will ask the Supreme Court for a Writ of Mandamus to give the commission to me as a Federal Judge¨
  • Marbury wanted to ask the Supreme Court a mandate to give him the commission.
  • ¨I did not receive my commission! I will sue and it looks like I´m about to win!
  • As Jefferson ignored the Commission, This caused Marbury the right to sue.
  • ¨This Writ of Mandamus, was an expansion of original Jurisdiction¨
  • It is a Seminal case that explains the power of the United States Supreme Court.
  • ¨Can the Supreme Court do anything about it ?¨
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