Liberty Bell

The Supreme Court Under Jackson

John Marshall, perhaps the greatest Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States, died on July 6, 1835. As his life was coming to a close, he wrote Joseph Story, “I yield slowly and reluctantly to the conviction that our constitution cannot last.” Daniel Walker Howe,¬†What Hath God Wrought: Transformation of America, 1815-1848, […]

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