Cases - 1956 term

Casesort icon Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Author Vote
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
West Point Grocery Co. v. Opelika 478 04/24/1957 06/17/1957 John M. Harlan 8-1
Webb v. Illinois Central R. Co. 42 12/03/1956 02/25/1957 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-2
Watkins v. United States 261 03/07/1957 06/17/1957 Earl Warren 6-1
Walker v. Hutchinson City 13 10/15/1956 12/10/1956 Hugo L. Black 6-2
Vanderbilt v. Vanderbilt 302 04/22/1957 06/24/1957 Hugo L. Black 6-2
United States v. Witkovich 295 02/28/1957 04/29/1957 Felix Frankfurter 6-2
United States v. Western Pac. R. Co. 18 10/15/1956 12/03/1956 John M. Harlan 6-1
United States v. Union Pacific R. Co. 97 01/23/1957 04/08/1957 William O. Douglas 5-3
United States v. Turley 289 01/24/1957 02/25/1957 Harold Burton 6-3
United States v. Schneer's Atlanta 75 01/15/1957 01/21/1957 0-0
United States v. Plesha 39 11/08/1956 01/14/1957 Hugo L. Black 6-3
United States v. Louisiana 11 ORIG 04/08/1957 06/24/1957 7-0
United States v. Korpan 596 04/25/1957 06/17/1957 Hugo L. Black 8-1
United States v. I. C. C. 12 10/11/1956 12/17/1956 Stanley Reed 6-2
United States v. Howard 52 12/06/1956 01/14/1957 Stanley Reed 9-0
United States v. Du Pont & Co. 3 11/14/1956 06/03/1957 William J. Brennan, Jr. 4-2
United States v. Chesapeake & O. R. Co. 19 10/15/1956 12/03/1956 John M. Harlan 6-1
United States v. Carter 48 12/05/1956 04/29/1957 Harold Burton 8-0
United States v. Calamaro 304 03/04/1957 06/17/1957 John M. Harlan 7-1
United States v. Bergh 17 10/15/1956 11/19/1956 Tom C. Clark 5-3
United States v. Auto. Workers 44 12/03/1956 03/11/1957 Felix Frankfurter 5-3
United States v. American Freightways Co. 265 01/23/1957 03/04/1957 4-4
United States v. Allen-Bradley Co. 78 12/13/1956 01/22/1957 Hugo L. Black 9-0
U.S. Gypsum Co. v. Nat. Gypsum Co. 11 11/05/1956 02/25/1957 John M. Harlan 5-3
Trop v. Dulles 70 05/02/1957 03/31/1958 Earl Warren 5-4
Trainmen v. Chicago R. & I. R. Co. 313 02/26/1957 03/25/1957 Earl Warren 8-0
Thomson v. Texas & Pacific Railway Co. 321 04/02/1957 04/08/1957 6-3
Thompson v. Coastal Oil Co. 1 01/24/1956 10/15/1956 5-4
Theard v. United States 68 12/13/1956 06/17/1957 Felix Frankfurter 8-0
Textile Workers v. Lincoln Mills 211 03/25/1957 06/03/1957 William O. Douglas 7-1
Teamsters Union v. Vogt, Inc. 79 02/26/1957 06/17/1957 Felix Frankfurter 5-3
Sweezy v. New Hampshire 175 03/05/1957 06/17/1957 Earl Warren 6-2
Swanson v. Traer 149 03/27/1957 06/10/1957 William O. Douglas 9-0
Soriano v. United States 49 12/05/1956 01/14/1957 Tom C. Clark 6-3
Smith v. Sperling 316 03/27/1957 06/10/1957 William O. Douglas 5-4
Service v. Dulles 407 04/02/1957 06/17/1957 John M. Harlan 8-0
Senko v. Lacrosse Dredging Corp. 62 12/12/1956 02/25/1957 Stanley Reed 6-3
Schware v. Board Of Bar Examiners 92 01/14/1957 05/06/1957 Hugo L. Black 8-0
Scales v. United States 3 10/10/1956 10/14/1957 9-0
San Diego Unions v. Garmon 50 01/16/1957 03/25/1957 Earl Warren 6-2
S. E. C. v. Louisiana Pub. Ser v. Comm'n 466 04/30/1957 05/13/1957 8-0
Rowoldt v. Perfetto 5 11/13/1956 12/09/1957 Felix Frankfurter 5-4
Roviaro v. United States 58 12/11/1956 03/25/1957 Harold Burton 6-1
Roth v. United States 582 04/22/1957 06/24/1957 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Rogers v. Missouri Pacific R. Co. 28 11/07/1956 02/25/1957 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-2
Reid v. Covert 701 05/03/1956 06/10/1957 Hugo L. Black 6-2
Rayonier, Inc., v. United States 45 12/04/1956 01/28/1957 Hugo L. Black 7-2
Radovich v. Nat. Football League 94 01/17/1957 02/25/1957 Tom C. Clark 6-3
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