Cases Quiz for lazy ninconpoops who can't do things themselves
Marbury vs. Madison
Formed foundation for judicial review of Federal laws
Fletcher vs. Peck
First case in which a state law was declared unconstitutional (Judicial review over state laws)
McCulloch vs. Maryland
State cannot hamper the legitimate national interests of the Federal Government
Gibbons vs. Ogden
Expanded judicial review over interstate commerce
Dred Scott vs. Sanford
Congress had no say against slavery AND African people could never be citizens
Plessy vs. Ferguson
Upheld the segregation as constitutional because they were "seperate but equal"
Brown vs. Board of Education of Topeka
Overturned Plessy vs. Ferguson saying that different schools for black & White students made unequal opportunity.