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" The opinion of the judges has no more authority over Congress than the opinion of Congress has over the judges, and on that point the President is independent of both. The authority of the Supreme Court must not, therefore, be permitted to control the... "
Arguments and Speeches of William Maxwell Evarts - Page 445
by William Maxwell Evarts - 1919
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I Dissent: Great Opposing Opinions in Landmark Supreme Court Cases

Mark V. Tushnet - Law - 2008 - 229 pages
...the opinion of Congress has over the judges, and on that point the President is independent of both. The authority of the Supreme Court must not, therefore,...influence as the force of their reasoning may deserve . . . Under the decision of the Supreme Court, therefore, it is the exclusive province of Congress...
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The Power of Precedent

Michael J. Gerhardt - History - 2008 - 352 pages
...the opinion of Congress has over the judges, and on that point the President is independent of both. The authority of the Supreme Court must not, therefore,...influence as the force of their reasoning may deserve. President Andrew Jackson (1832) Make no mistake about it — the precedents we set in this matter will...
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The Causes of the Civil War: The Political, Cultural, Economic and ...

Paul Calore - History - 2014 - 308 pages
...Congress has over the judges, and on that point the President is independent of both." He also added, "The authority of the Supreme Court must not, therefore,...permitted to control the Congress or the Executive." Although Jackson's message explaining his veto was applauded by most of his grassroots constituency,...
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