Cases - 1956 term

Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Author Votesort icon
Alberts v. California 61 04/22/1957 06/24/1957
Olin Mathieson Chemical Corp. v. National Labor Relations Board 153 02/28/1957
United States v. Schneer's Atlanta 75 01/15/1957 01/21/1957 0-0
United States v. Du Pont & Co. 3 11/14/1956 06/03/1957 William J. Brennan, Jr. 4-2
United States v. American Freightways Co. 265 01/23/1957 03/04/1957 4-4
Delli Paoli v. United States 33 10/18/1956 01/14/1957 Harold Burton 5-4
Lambert v. California 47 04/03/1957 12/16/1957 William O. Douglas 5-4
Green v. United States 46 04/25/1957 12/16/1957 Hugo L. Black 5-4
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
Kingsley Books, Inc. v. Brown 107 04/22/1957 06/24/1957 Felix Frankfurter 5-4
Peak v. United States 491 02/28/1957 03/25/1957 William O. Douglas 5-3
United States v. Auto. Workers 44 12/03/1956 03/11/1957 Felix Frankfurter 5-3
Trop v. Dulles 70 05/02/1957 03/31/1958 Earl Warren 5-4
In Re Groban 14 11/06/1956 02/25/1957 Stanley Reed 5-4
Alleghany Corp. v. Breswick & Co. 36 01/23/1957 04/22/1957 Felix Frankfurter 5-3
Office Employes v. Labor Board 422 03/28/1957 05/06/1957 Tom C. Clark 5-4
Rowoldt v. Perfetto 5 11/13/1956 12/09/1957 Felix Frankfurter 5-4
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
Chessman v. Teets 893 05/13/1957 06/10/1957 John M. Harlan 5-3
Nilva v. United States 37 11/08/1956 02/25/1957 Harold Burton 5-4
United States v. Union Pacific R. Co. 97 01/23/1957 04/08/1957 William O. Douglas 5-3
Arnold v. Panhandle & S. F. R. Co. 240 04/24/1957 05/13/1957 5-3
La Buy v. Howes Leather Co. 27 10/17/1956 01/14/1957 Tom C. Clark 5-4
Mesarosh v. United States 20 10/10/1956 11/05/1956 Earl Warren 5-3
Automobile Club v. Commissioner 89 03/06/1957 04/22/1957 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-3
Brown v. United States 43 04/04/1957 03/31/1958 Felix Frankfurter 5-4
Perez v. Brownell 44 05/01/1957 03/31/1958 Felix Frankfurter 5-4
Konigsberg v. State Bar 5 01/14/1957 05/06/1957 Hugo L. Black 5-3
Baltimore & Ohio R. Co. v. Jackson 370 03/28/1957 05/13/1957 Tom C. Clark 5-4
Smith v. Sperling 316 03/27/1957 06/10/1957 William O. Douglas 5-4
Pollard v. United States 38 12/03/1956 02/25/1957 Stanley Reed 5-4
U.S. Gypsum Co. v. Nat. Gypsum Co. 11 11/05/1956 02/25/1957 John M. Harlan 5-3
Teamsters Union v. Vogt, Inc. 79 02/26/1957 06/17/1957 Felix Frankfurter 5-3
Fowler v. Wilkinson 620 04/30/1957 06/03/1957 Tom C. Clark 5-4
Deen v. Gulf, Colorado & Santa Fe Railway Co. 199 04/01/1957 04/08/1957 5-4
Thompson v. Coastal Oil Co. 1 01/24/1956 10/15/1956 5-4
Reid v. Covert 701 05/03/1956 06/10/1957 Hugo L. Black 6-2
United States v. Plesha 39 11/08/1956 01/14/1957 Hugo L. Black 6-3
Labor Board v. Lion Oil Co. 4 10/08/1956 01/22/1957 Earl Warren 6-2
Webb v. Illinois Central R. Co. 42 12/03/1956 02/25/1957 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-2
United States v. I. C. C. 12 10/11/1956 12/17/1956 Stanley Reed 6-2
United States v. Witkovich 295 02/28/1957 04/29/1957 Felix Frankfurter 6-2
British Transport Comm'n v. U.S. 247 04/29/1957 06/10/1957 Tom C. Clark 6-3
Roth v. United States 582 04/22/1957 06/24/1957 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Vanderbilt v. Vanderbilt 302 04/22/1957 06/24/1957 Hugo L. Black 6-2
San Diego Unions v. Garmon 50 01/16/1957 03/25/1957 Earl Warren 6-2
Roviaro v. United States 58 12/11/1956 03/25/1957 Harold Burton 6-1
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