How did the Supreme Court acquire the power of judicial review?

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The power was claimed by the court during the famous case of Marbury v. Madison. This is considered to be one of the most famous cases in the history of US Supreme Court. The judicial review system significantly increases the power of the Supreme Court in the US federal system.
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