Cases - 1956 term

Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Author Votesort icon
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
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
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
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