The strength and path of the court were found with Chief Justice John Marshall 4 th Chief Justice 1801 – 1835. Judicial Interpretation of the Constitution. During this time, there were three major decisions: Marbury v Madison Gibbons v Ogden McCulloch v Maryland.
The strength and path of the court were found with Chief Justice John Marshall
4th Chief Justice
1801 – 1835Judicial Interpretation of the Constitution
Marbury v Madison
Gibbons v Ogden
McCulloch v MarylandJudicial Interpretation of the Constitution
FEDERALISM! (Separation of Powers)McCulloch v Maryland
Maryland decided to tax the federal bank (Hamilton’s plan)McCulloch v Maryland
State had no power or right to tax the federal government!McCulloch v Maryland
Back off Maryland.
Established the superiority of the federal government.McCulloch v Maryland