Marsha Law Case

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Executive Order 9066 Presidential order, that was the order it intern every american of japanese ancestry. But there was a writ before the order 9066 that made all this possible, habeas corpus. The right for the president to call marshal law. Marsha law is an inherent power of the president, it allows the president to take control of everything for the safety of the people. Marsha law was made to protect the people in time of war when there was no time to wait on politics. Furthermore, that is what President FDR did. One sentence from the president, with good reason, could change everything for Americans. All of this lead to the New York Times article “A Discredited Supreme Court Ruling that still Technically Stands.” This article talks about how the Court was able to pass this law…show more content…
Korematsu got to stay in his home for 2 years before finally the government noticed and it was to late, for Korematsu had already filed the lawsuit. Considering this, why did the supreme court even take the case? Why would they take this case if they had already ruled what was happening constitutional? Did they want to see if they were right with allowing this to happen? All I know is the Supreme Court had to take the case, for it dealt with the 5th and 14th amendments. The 5th amendment "No person shall be held to answer for a capital, or otherwise infamous crime, unless on a presentment or indictment of a grand jury, except in cases arising in the land or naval forces, or in the militia, when in actual service in time of war or public danger; nor shall any person be subject for the same offense to be twice put in jeopardy of life or limb; nor shall be compelled in any criminal case to be a witness against himself, nor be deprived of life, liberty, or property, without due process of law; nor shall private property be taken for public use, without just compensation,"
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