Cases - 1956 term

Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Authorsort icon Vote
Lambert v. California 47 04/03/1957 12/16/1957 William O. Douglas 5-4
Leedom v. International Union 57 11/14/1956 12/10/1956 William O. Douglas 9-0
Brownell v. Chase National Bank 24 10/16/1956 11/19/1956 William O. Douglas 7-0
Peak v. United States 491 02/28/1957 03/25/1957 William O. Douglas 5-3
Pan-Atlantic Corp. v. Atl. Coast Line 408 04/23/1957 06/03/1957 William O. Douglas 6-3
Textile Workers v. Lincoln Mills 211 03/25/1957 06/03/1957 William O. Douglas 7-1
Swanson v. Traer 149 03/27/1957 06/10/1957 William O. Douglas 9-0
General Electric Co. v. Local 205 276 03/26/1957 06/02/1957 William O. Douglas 7-1
Goodall-Sanford v. Textile Workers 262 03/25/1957 06/03/1957 William O. Douglas 7-1
Ferguson v. Moore-Mccormack Lines 59 12/10/1956 02/25/1957 William O. Douglas 5-2
Massachusetts Bonding Co. v. U.S. 31 11/08/1956 12/10/1956 William O. Douglas 5-4
United States v. Union Pacific R. Co. 97 01/23/1957 04/08/1957 William O. Douglas 5-3
Smith v. Sperling 316 03/27/1957 06/10/1957 William O. Douglas 5-4
Meat Cutters v. Labor Board 40 11/14/1956 12/10/1956 William O. Douglas 9-0
Rabang v. Boyd 403 05/01/1957 05/27/1957 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8-1
Webb v. Illinois Central R. Co. 42 12/03/1956 02/25/1957 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-2
Labor Board v. Truck Drivers Union 103 01/17/1957 04/01/1957 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8-0
Roth v. United States 582 04/22/1957 06/24/1957 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Herdman v. Pennsylvania R. Co. 46 12/04/1956 02/25/1957 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8-0
Automobile Club v. Commissioner 89 03/06/1957 04/22/1957 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-3
Ceballos v. Shaughnessy 71 01/16/1957 03/11/1957 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8-0
Rogers v. Missouri Pacific R. Co. 28 11/07/1956 02/25/1957 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-2
Putnam v. Commissioner 25 10/17/1956 12/03/1956 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8-1
United States v. Du Pont & Co. 3 11/14/1956 06/03/1957 William J. Brennan, Jr. 4-2
Jencks v. United States 23 10/17/1956 06/03/1957 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-1
Lake Tankers Corp. v. Henn 445 05/06/1957 06/10/1957 Tom C. Clark 5-3
Jackson v. Taylor 619 04/30/1957 06/03/1957 Tom C. Clark 5-4
United States v. Bergh 17 10/15/1956 11/19/1956 Tom C. Clark 5-3
British Transport Comm'n v. U.S. 247 04/29/1957 06/10/1957 Tom C. Clark 6-3
F. T. C. v. National Lead Co. 63 12/12/1956 02/25/1957 Tom C. Clark 9-0
Benz v. Compania Naviera Hidalgo 204 03/06/1957 04/08/1957 Tom C. Clark 7-1
Office Employes v. Labor Board 422 03/28/1957 05/06/1957 Tom C. Clark 5-4
Radovich v. Nat. Football League 94 01/17/1957 02/25/1957 Tom C. Clark 6-3
Breithaupt v. Abram 69 12/12/1956 02/25/1957 Tom C. Clark 6-3
La Buy v. Howes Leather Co. 27 10/17/1956 01/14/1957 Tom C. Clark 5-4
Baltimore & Ohio R. Co. v. Jackson 370 03/28/1957 05/13/1957 Tom C. Clark 5-4
Soriano v. United States 49 12/05/1956 01/14/1957 Tom C. Clark 6-3
Yates v. United States 2 10/09/1956 11/25/1957 Tom C. Clark 6-3
Brownell v. Tom We Shung 43 11/13/1956 12/17/1956 Tom C. Clark 9-0
Fowler v. Wilkinson 620 04/30/1957 06/03/1957 Tom C. Clark 5-4
United States v. I. C. C. 12 10/11/1956 12/17/1956 Stanley Reed 6-2
In Re Groban 14 11/06/1956 02/25/1957 Stanley Reed 5-4
Senko v. Lacrosse Dredging Corp. 62 12/12/1956 02/25/1957 Stanley Reed 6-3
Pollard v. United States 38 12/03/1956 02/25/1957 Stanley Reed 5-4
United States v. Howard 52 12/06/1956 01/14/1957 Stanley Reed 9-0
West Point Grocery Co. v. Opelika 478 04/24/1957 06/17/1957 John M. Harlan 8-1
United States v. Calamaro 304 03/04/1957 06/17/1957 John M. Harlan 7-1
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
Service v. Dulles 407 04/02/1957 06/17/1957 John M. Harlan 8-0
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