Cases - 1956 term

Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Author Votesort icon
Guss v. Utah Labor Board 280 01/16/1957 03/25/1957 Earl Warren 6-2
Gold v. United States 137 01/22/1957 01/28/1957 6-3
Pan-Atlantic Corp. v. Atl. Coast Line 408 04/23/1957 06/03/1957 William O. Douglas 6-3
Sweezy v. New Hampshire 175 03/05/1957 06/17/1957 Earl Warren 6-2
United States v. Turley 289 01/24/1957 02/25/1957 Harold Burton 6-3
Kremen v. United States 162 03/06/1957 05/13/1957 6-2
Walker v. Hutchinson City 13 10/15/1956 12/10/1956 Hugo L. Black 6-2
Meat Cutters v. Fairlawn Meats 41 01/16/1957 03/25/1957 Earl Warren 6-2
Morey v. Doud 475 04/24/1957 06/24/1957 Harold Burton 6-3
United States v. Chesapeake & O. R. Co. 19 10/15/1956 12/03/1956 John M. Harlan 6-1
United States v. Western Pac. R. Co. 18 10/15/1956 12/03/1956 John M. Harlan 6-1
Fikes v. Alabama 53 12/06/1956 01/14/1957 Earl Warren 6-3
Hintopoulos v. Shaughnessy 205 03/04/1957 03/25/1957 John M. Harlan 6-2
Watkins v. United States 261 03/07/1957 06/17/1957 Earl Warren 6-1
Blackburn v. Alabama 426 05/02/1957 06/17/1957 6-3
Radovich v. Nat. Football League 94 01/17/1957 02/25/1957 Tom C. Clark 6-3
Haynes v. United States 257 03/05/1957 04/01/1957 Hugo L. Black 6-2
Breithaupt v. Abram 69 12/12/1956 02/25/1957 Tom C. Clark 6-3
Senko v. Lacrosse Dredging Corp. 62 12/12/1956 02/25/1957 Stanley Reed 6-3
Soriano v. United States 49 12/05/1956 01/14/1957 Tom C. Clark 6-3
Rogers v. Missouri Pacific R. Co. 28 11/07/1956 02/25/1957 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-2
Yates v. United States 6 10/08/1956 06/17/1957 John M. Harlan 6-1
Yates v. United States 2 10/09/1956 11/25/1957 Tom C. Clark 6-3
Thomson v. Texas & Pacific Railway Co. 321 04/02/1957 04/08/1957 6-3
Bank Of America v. Parnell 21 10/18/1956 11/13/1956 Felix Frankfurter 7-2
Libson Shops, Inc. v. Koehler 64 01/15/1957 05/27/1957 Harold Burton 7-1
Lehmann v. Carson 72 03/26/1957 06/03/1957 Charles E. Whittaker 7-2
Brownell v. Chase National Bank 24 10/16/1956 11/19/1956 William O. Douglas 7-0
Prince v. United States 132 12/11/1956 02/25/1957 Earl Warren 7-1
United States v. Calamaro 304 03/04/1957 06/17/1957 John M. Harlan 7-1
Textile Workers v. Lincoln Mills 211 03/25/1957 06/03/1957 William O. Douglas 7-1
General Electric Co. v. Local 205 276 03/26/1957 06/02/1957 William O. Douglas 7-1
Mulcahey v. Catalanotte 435 03/27/1957 06/03/1957 Charles E. Whittaker 7-2
Benz v. Compania Naviera Hidalgo 204 03/06/1957 04/08/1957 Tom C. Clark 7-1
Goodall-Sanford v. Textile Workers 262 03/25/1957 06/03/1957 William O. Douglas 7-1
Rayonier, Inc., v. United States 45 12/04/1956 01/28/1957 Hugo L. Black 7-2
United States v. Louisiana 11 ORIG 04/08/1957 06/24/1957 7-0
Achilli v. United States 430 05/02/1957 05/27/1957 Felix Frankfurter 7-2
Nishikawa v. Dulles 19 05/01/1957 03/31/1958 Earl Warren 7-2
Jencks v. United States 23 10/17/1956 06/03/1957 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-1
Mitchell v. Bekins Van & Storage Company 122 02/26/1957 03/11/1957 7-2
Arkansas & Louisiana Missouri Railway v. Amarillo-Borger Express 125 03/04/1957 03/11/1957 7-2
Lasky v. Commissioner of Internal Revenue 371 03/07/1957 03/11/1957 7-1
Rabang v. Boyd 403 05/01/1957 05/27/1957 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8-1
Theard v. United States 68 12/13/1956 06/17/1957 Felix Frankfurter 8-0
Fourco Glass Co. v. Transmirra Corp. 310 04/02/1957 04/29/1957 Charles E. Whittaker 8-1
Labor Board v. Truck Drivers Union 103 01/17/1957 04/01/1957 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8-0
West Point Grocery Co. v. Opelika 478 04/24/1957 06/17/1957 John M. Harlan 8-1
United States v. Carter 48 12/05/1956 04/29/1957 Harold Burton 8-0
Schware v. Board Of Bar Examiners 92 01/14/1957 05/06/1957 Hugo L. Black 8-0
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