McCulloch v. Maryland Questions and Answers

Start Your Free Trial

How did Chief Justice Marshall resolve each of the two issues in McCulloch v. Maryland?

Expert Answers info

pohnpei397 eNotes educator | Certified Educator

calendarEducator since 2009

write35,413 answers

starTop subjects are History, Literature, and Social Sciences

Chief Justice Marshall resolved both of the issues in this case in favor of the federal government.

With respect to the issue of constitutionality, Marshall appealed to the “elastic clause” in the Constitution.  That clause said that Congress could do...

(The entire section contains 122 words.)

Unlock This Answer Now

check Approved by eNotes Editorial