What was the issue of Fletcher vs Peck?


Fletcher versus Peck was the first time the Supreme Court declared a state law invalid because it was contrary to the Constitution. It involved the sale of land. In 1795 the state of Georgia sold 35 million acres to four land companies for a low
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[This case arose from the Yazoo land scandal. During the 1780s, Georgia claimed a
This case terminated the Yazoo land-grant fraud cases. What basically happened is that the Georgia legislature was corrupt and lined the pockets of some special interests with land
Less pecking and more fletching.
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Fletcher v. Peck was a landmark United States Supreme Court decision. The Supreme Court rul. ...
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