After reading the chapter on the courts and viewing and taking notes on the following Professor Thomas Patterson’s lecture on the Federal Courts, answer the questions below:
Do you agree or disagree with Alexander Hamilton’s statement that the “Judiciary is the weakest branch of government.” Explain and discuss the powers of court in relation to the executive and the legislature. Please be specific and use examples.
A hotly debated issue in recent years has involved judicial restraint verses judicial activism.
Describe these two judicial philosophies & explain their differences.
Your initial post must be at least 300 words. List all web resources and referenced materials that were used. You must use the APA citation style format in listing references used and in parenthetical citations.