The Supreme Court ruled that the president could not remove members of independent regulatory commissions on policy grounds before their terms had expired.
In Myers v. United States
By a 9-0 vote, the Court held that Roosevelt had exceeded his powers. Justice George Sutherland’s
Although controversial at the time, the Humphrey’s Executor decision remains good law. In Wiener v. United States
Ballard v. United States
Separation of powers
Wiener v. United States