AIR DATE: Saturday, February 16, 2013
Marbury v. Madison Vignette (33 min.)
A vignette on the U.S. Supreme Court decision that established the basis for judicial review of congressional and executive actions on the grounds of their constitutionality.
KEYWORDS: Courts & Judicial Process, Supreme Court, Constitution

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