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The American System

Feb 2017

February 6, 2017

February 7, 2017

U.S. System of Checks and Balances Is Getting a Chance to Work, as Judge Robart’s Federal District Court in Seattle and the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Block Dismantling of Traditional Immigration Policies; Decision by Three-Judge Appellate Panel Expected Tuesday-Wednesday; Our Enormous Debt to Supreme Court Chief Justice John Marshall, Who Developed the Practice of Judicial Review to Foster Legality Over Arbitrary Rule; Three Branches of Government Built on John Adams’ Reading of Machiavelli as Reflected in Massachusetts Constitution; If Ancient Rome Had Bread and Circuses, Modern America Has Pro Football, But Now This Key Shock Absorber of the System Is Becoming Less Effective