Cases - 1956 term

Case Docket No.sort icon Argued Decided Majority Author Vote
Nelson v. New York City 30 11/07/1956 12/10/1956 Earl Warren 9-0
Vanderbilt v. Vanderbilt 302 04/22/1957 06/24/1957 Hugo L. Black 6-2
United States v. Calamaro 304 03/04/1957 06/17/1957 John M. Harlan 7-1
Massachusetts Bonding Co. v. U.S. 31 11/08/1956 12/10/1956 William O. Douglas 5-4
Fourco Glass Co. v. Transmirra Corp. 310 04/02/1957 04/29/1957 Charles E. Whittaker 8-1
Trainmen v. Chicago R. & I. R. Co. 313 02/26/1957 03/25/1957 Earl Warren 8-0
Smith v. Sperling 316 03/27/1957 06/10/1957 William O. Douglas 5-4
Thomson v. Texas & Pacific Railway Co. 321 04/02/1957 04/08/1957 6-3
Delli Paoli v. United States 33 10/18/1956 01/14/1957 Harold Burton 5-4
Alleghany Corp. v. Breswick & Co. 36 01/23/1957 04/22/1957 Felix Frankfurter 5-3
Nilva v. United States 37 11/08/1956 02/25/1957 Harold Burton 5-4
Baltimore & Ohio R. Co. v. Jackson 370 03/28/1957 05/13/1957 Tom C. Clark 5-4
Lasky v. Commissioner of Internal Revenue 371 03/07/1957 03/11/1957 7-1
Pollard v. United States 38 12/03/1956 02/25/1957 Stanley Reed 5-4
California v. Taylor 385 04/02/1957 06/03/1957 Harold Burton 8-0
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
Lightfoot v. United States 4 10/11/1956 10/14/1957 9-0
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
Service v. Dulles 407 04/02/1957 06/17/1957 John M. Harlan 8-0
Pan-Atlantic Corp. v. Atl. Coast Line 408 04/23/1957 06/03/1957 William O. Douglas 6-3
Meat Cutters v. Fairlawn Meats 41 01/16/1957 03/25/1957 Earl Warren 6-2
Webb v. Illinois Central R. Co. 42 12/03/1956 02/25/1957 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-2
Office Employes v. Labor Board 422 03/28/1957 05/06/1957 Tom C. Clark 5-4
Government Employees v. Windsor 423 04/29/1957 05/13/1957 8-0
Blackburn v. Alabama 426 05/02/1957 06/17/1957 6-3
Brown v. United States 43 04/04/1957 03/31/1958 Felix Frankfurter 5-4
Brownell v. Tom We Shung 43 11/13/1956 12/17/1956 Tom C. Clark 9-0
Achilli v. United States 430 05/02/1957 05/27/1957 Felix Frankfurter 7-2
Mulcahey v. Catalanotte 435 03/27/1957 06/03/1957 Charles E. Whittaker 7-2
United States v. Auto. Workers 44 12/03/1956 03/11/1957 Felix Frankfurter 5-3
Perez v. Brownell 44 05/01/1957 03/31/1958 Felix Frankfurter 5-4
Lake Tankers Corp. v. Henn 445 05/06/1957 06/10/1957 Tom C. Clark 5-3
Rayonier, Inc., v. United States 45 12/04/1956 01/28/1957 Hugo L. Black 7-2
Green v. United States 46 04/25/1957 12/16/1957 Hugo L. Black 5-4
Herdman v. Pennsylvania R. Co. 46 12/04/1956 02/25/1957 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8-0
S. E. C. v. Louisiana Pub. Ser v. Comm'n 466 04/30/1957 05/13/1957 8-0
Lambert v. California 47 04/03/1957 12/16/1957 William O. Douglas 5-4
Morey v. Doud 475 04/24/1957 06/24/1957 Harold Burton 6-3
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
Soriano v. United States 49 12/05/1956 01/14/1957 Tom C. Clark 6-3
Peak v. United States 491 02/28/1957 03/25/1957 William O. Douglas 5-3
Rowoldt v. Perfetto 5 11/13/1956 12/09/1957 Felix Frankfurter 5-4
Konigsberg v. State Bar 5 01/14/1957 05/06/1957 Hugo L. Black 5-3
San Diego Unions v. Garmon 50 01/16/1957 03/25/1957 Earl Warren 6-2
Leslie Miller, Inc., v. Arkansas 51 12/05/1956 12/17/1956 9-0
United States v. Howard 52 12/06/1956 01/14/1957 Stanley Reed 9-0
Mallory v. United States 521 04/01/1957 06/24/1957 Felix Frankfurter 9-0
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