Judicial: relating to courts of law or judges
Limited: not high or great in number
Article: a separate part of a legal document that deals with a single subject
Amendments: Changes to the Constitution
Federalism: a system of government where states share power with the federal (national) government.
Popular Sovereignty: the government gets its power from the people through voting
(soberanía popular) (souveraineté populaire)
Judicial Review: When the Supreme Court reviews a law to tell whether it is constitutional or not.
(Revisión judicial) (Une revue judiciaire)
Checks and Balances: The system that prevents one branch of government from having too much power
(Controles y balances) (Contrepoids et contrepoids)