Cohens v. Virginia

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Cohens v. Virginia by John Marshall
Syllabus
Cohens v. Virginia, 19 U.S. 264 (1821), was a United States Supreme Court decision most noted for the Court's assertion of its power to review state supreme court decisions in criminal law matters when they claim their Constitutional rights have been violated. — Excerpted from Cohens v. Virginia on Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
Court Documents
Opinion of the Court

United States Supreme Court

19 U.S. 264

COHENS  v.  VIRGINIA


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This work is in the public domain in the United States because it is a work of the United States federal government (see 17 U.S.C. 105).