Cases - 1956 term

Case Docket No.sort icon Argued Decided Majority Author Vote
Thompson v. Coastal Oil Co. 1 01/24/1956 10/15/1956 5-4
Labor Board v. Truck Drivers Union 103 01/17/1957 04/01/1957 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8-0
Kingsley Books, Inc. v. Brown 107 04/22/1957 06/24/1957 Felix Frankfurter 5-4
U.S. Gypsum Co. v. Nat. Gypsum Co. 11 11/05/1956 02/25/1957 John M. Harlan 5-3
United States v. Louisiana 11 ORIG 04/08/1957 06/24/1957 7-0
United States v. I. C. C. 12 10/11/1956 12/17/1956 Stanley Reed 6-2
Mitchell v. Bekins Van & Storage Company 122 02/26/1957 03/11/1957 7-2
National Lead Co. v. Commissioner 124 12/13/1956 01/22/1957 Hugo L. Black 9-0
Arkansas & Louisiana Missouri Railway v. Amarillo-Borger Express 125 03/04/1957 03/11/1957 7-2
Walker v. Hutchinson City 13 10/15/1956 12/10/1956 Hugo L. Black 6-2
Prince v. United States 132 12/11/1956 02/25/1957 Earl Warren 7-1
Gold v. United States 137 01/22/1957 01/28/1957 6-3
In Re Groban 14 11/06/1956 02/25/1957 Stanley Reed 5-4
Swanson v. Traer 149 03/27/1957 06/10/1957 William O. Douglas 9-0
Olin Mathieson Chemical Corp. v. National Labor Relations Board 153 02/28/1957
Butler v. Michigan 16 10/16/1956 02/25/1957 Felix Frankfurter 9-0
Kremen v. United States 162 03/06/1957 05/13/1957 6-2
United States v. Bergh 17 10/15/1956 11/19/1956 Tom C. Clark 5-3
Sweezy v. New Hampshire 175 03/05/1957 06/17/1957 Earl Warren 6-2
United States v. Western Pac. R. Co. 18 10/15/1956 12/03/1956 John M. Harlan 6-1
Grunewald v. United States 183 04/03/1957 05/27/1957 John M. Harlan 9-0
United States v. Chesapeake & O. R. Co. 19 10/15/1956 12/03/1956 John M. Harlan 6-1
Nishikawa v. Dulles 19 05/01/1957 03/31/1958 Earl Warren 7-2
Deen v. Gulf, Colorado & Santa Fe Railway Co. 199 04/01/1957 04/08/1957 5-4
Yates v. United States 2 10/09/1956 11/25/1957 Tom C. Clark 6-3
Holophane v. United States 2 11/05/1956 11/13/1956 9-0
Mesarosh v. United States 20 10/10/1956 11/05/1956 Earl Warren 5-3
Benz v. Compania Naviera Hidalgo 204 03/06/1957 04/08/1957 Tom C. Clark 7-1
Hintopoulos v. Shaughnessy 205 03/04/1957 03/25/1957 John M. Harlan 6-2
Bank Of America v. Parnell 21 10/18/1956 11/13/1956 Felix Frankfurter 7-2
Textile Workers v. Lincoln Mills 211 03/25/1957 06/03/1957 William O. Douglas 7-1
Jencks v. United States 23 10/17/1956 06/03/1957 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-1
Brownell v. Chase National Bank 24 10/16/1956 11/19/1956 William O. Douglas 7-0
Arnold v. Panhandle & S. F. R. Co. 240 04/24/1957 05/13/1957 5-3
British Transport Comm'n v. U.S. 247 04/29/1957 06/10/1957 Tom C. Clark 6-3
Putnam v. Commissioner 25 10/17/1956 12/03/1956 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8-1
Haynes v. United States 257 03/05/1957 04/01/1957 Hugo L. Black 6-2
Leiter Minerals, Inc., v. United States 26 11/06/1956 01/14/1957 Felix Frankfurter 8-1
Curcio v. United States 260 03/28/1957 06/10/1957 Harold Burton 9-0
Watkins v. United States 261 03/07/1957 06/17/1957 Earl Warren 6-1
Goodall-Sanford v. Textile Workers 262 03/25/1957 06/03/1957 William O. Douglas 7-1
United States v. American Freightways Co. 265 01/23/1957 03/04/1957 4-4
La Buy v. Howes Leather Co. 27 10/17/1956 01/14/1957 Tom C. Clark 5-4
General Electric Co. v. Local 205 276 03/26/1957 06/02/1957 William O. Douglas 7-1
Rogers v. Missouri Pacific R. Co. 28 11/07/1956 02/25/1957 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-2
Guss v. Utah Labor Board 280 01/16/1957 03/25/1957 Earl Warren 6-2
United States v. Turley 289 01/24/1957 02/25/1957 Harold Burton 6-3
United States v. Witkovich 295 02/28/1957 04/29/1957 Felix Frankfurter 6-2
Scales v. United States 3 10/10/1956 10/14/1957 9-0
United States v. Du Pont & Co. 3 11/14/1956 06/03/1957 William J. Brennan, Jr. 4-2
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