Category: Nullification

Nullification

Nullification

State Nullification of Federal Action An important way to seek constitutional compliance is to organize widespread civil refusal to comply with unlawful official actions. A precedent for this was the 1783 Pennsylvania Council of Censors, discussed by James Madison inĀ FederalistĀ #48. The objective is to avoid having to launch separate legislation for every usurpation, but to […]