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Declare Law Unconstitutional
How can the judicial branch check the power of the executive and legislative branches?
What is a type of government in which the power to make and enforce law is divided between 2 branches and the President is elected separately from the legislature?
What is a type of government in which parliament has the power to make and enforce law and the Prime Minister is chosen from the legislature?
What is a type of government in which power is divided EQUALLY between a national government and several local governments?
What is a type of government in which power is divided between a weak national government and strong state governments?
What was the 1st document to establish limited government and the rights of the accused?
Formed the basis for the Constitution; Favored Large states by suggesting that representation in Congress be based on Population.
Articles of Confederation
1st form of government in the United States. Failed epically because the national government was too weak.
Dred Scott v Sandford
Slaves are not citizens and have no legal rights; MO Compromise is Unconstitutional
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