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Fletcher v. Peck
[10 U.S. 87]
Marshall Court,  Decided 4-1,  3/16/1810

A corrupt GA legislature stole Indian land and sold to speculators, who resold in parcels. A subsequent legislature cancelled the grant. A buyer sued successfully, on the basis of impairment of lawful contract.

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Other decisions pertaining to Judicial Review:

Ashwander v. Tennessee Valley Authority    [297 U.S. 288 (1936)]  Hughes Court
Baker v. Carr    [369 U.S. 186 (1962)]  Warren Court
Marbury v. Madison    [5 U.S. 137 (1803)]  Marshall Court
McCulloch v. Maryland    [17 U.S. 316 (1819)]  Marshall Court
Scott v. Sandford    [60 U.S. 393 (1857)]  Taney Court
United States v. Carolene Products    [304 U.S. 145 (1905)]  Hughes Court

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