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The United States Supreme Court has had a fascinating history that is richly intertwined with U.S. history... (to be continued, by you :-) )


John Marshall was Chief Justice during Andrew Jackson's term of office. His court found the policy of Indian Removal to be unconstitutional, but Jackson replied:

John Marshall has made his decision. Now let him enforce it.

It was involved in a highly controversial 5-4 decision which determined the U.S. presidential election, 2000.