Cases - 1970-1979 term

Case Docket No.sort icon Argued Decided Majority Author Vote
Supt. Of Insurance v. Bankers Life & Cas. Co. 70-60 10/13/1971 11/08/1971 William O. Douglas 7-0
SEC v. Medical Committee For Human Rights 70-61 11/10/1971 01/10/1972 Thurgood Marshall 6-1
NLRB v. Plasterers' Union 70-63 10/13/1971 12/06/1971 Byron R. White 7-0
Roudebush v. Hartke 70-66 12/13/1971 02/23/1972 Potter Stewart 5-2
United States v. Orito 70-69 01/19/1972 06/21/1973 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Sarno v. Illinois Crime Comm'n 70-7 01/11/1972 05/22/1972 5-2
Ftc v. Sperry & Hutchinson Co. 70-70 11/15/1971 03/01/1972 Byron R. White 7-0
United States v. Bass 70-71 10/18/1971 12/20/1971 Thurgood Marshall 5-2
United States v. Chas. Pfizer & Co., Inc. 70-72 01/12/1972 01/24/1972 3-3
Miller v. California 70-73 01/18/1972 06/21/1973 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Pipefitters v. United States 70-74 01/11/1972 06/22/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-2
Moose Lodge No. 107 v. Irvis 70-75 02/28/1972 06/12/1972 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
North Carolina v. Rice 70-77 10/12/1971 12/14/1971 6-1
Affiliated Ute Citizens v. United States 70-78 10/18/1971 04/24/1972 Harry A. Blackmun 7-0
Reliance Electric Co. v. Emerson Electric Co. 70-79 11/10/1971 01/11/1972 Potter Stewart 4-3
United States v. Topco Associates 70-82 11/16/1971 03/29/1972 Thurgood Marshall 6-1
Branzburg v. Hayes 70-85 02/22/1972 06/29/1972 Byron R. White 5-4
United States v. Tucker 70-86 11/11/1971 01/11/1972 Potter Stewart 5-2
Police Dept. of Chicago v. Mosley 70-87 01/19/1972 06/26/1972 Thurgood Marshall 9-0
S & E Contractors, Inc. v. United States 70-88 10/21/1971 04/24/1972 William O. Douglas 5-3
Younger v. Gilmore 70-9 10/14/1971 11/08/1971 7-0
Schilb v. Kuebel 70-90 10/12/1971 12/20/1971 Harry A. Blackmun 4-3
Parisi v. Davidson 70-91 10/19/1971 02/23/1972 Potter Stewart 7-0
California Transport v. Trucking Unlimited 70-92 11/10/1971 01/13/1972 William O. Douglas 7-0
NLRB v. Nash-Finch Co. 70-93 10/19/1971 12/06/1971 William O. Douglas 5-2
In re Pappas 70-94 02/23/1972 06/29/1972
Picard v. Connor 70-96 11/17/1971 12/20/1971 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-1
Norfolk & Western R. Co. v. Nemitz 70-97 10/21/1971 11/15/1971 William O. Douglas 4-3
Santobello v. New York 70-98 11/15/1971 12/20/1971 Warren E. Burger 4-3
Evansville Airport v. Delta Airlines 70-99 02/23/1972 04/19/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-1
Abate v. Mundt 71 11/19/1970 06/07/1971 Thurgood Marshall 7-2
Michigan v. Payne 71-1005 02/22/1973 05/21/1973 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Bronston v. United States 71-1011 11/15/1972 01/10/1973 Warren E. Burger 9-0
FPC v. Louisiana Power & Light Co. 71-1016 04/19/1972 06/07/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-0
Gravel v. United States 71-1017 04/19/1972 06/29/1972 Byron R. White 5-4
Employees v. Missouri Public Health Dept. 71-1021 01/15/1973 04/18/1973 William O. Douglas 8-1
United States v. Basye 71-1022 12/11/1972 02/27/1973 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8-1
Tonasket v. Washington 71-1031 12/12/1972 04/24/1973 9-0
Heller v. New York 71-1043 11/14/1972 06/25/1973 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Paris Adult Theatre v. Slaton 71-1051 10/19/1972 06/21/1973 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Kern County Land Co. v. Occidental Corp. 71-1059 12/05/1972 05/07/1973 Byron R. White 6-3
Associated Enterprises, Inc. v. Toltec District 71-1069 01/08/1973 03/20/1973 6-3
Atlantic Coast Line R. Co. v. Erie Lackawanna R. Co. 71-107 04/17/1972 05/15/1972 8-0
Askew v. American Waterways Operators, Inc. 71-1082 11/14/1972 04/18/1973 William O. Douglas 9-0
James v. Strange 71-11 03/22/1972 06/12/1972 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9-0
Gelbard v. United States 71-110 03/27/1972 06/26/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Indiana Employment Division v. Burney 71-1119 12/07/1972 01/17/1973 7-2
Roaden v. Kentucky 71-1134 11/14/1972 06/25/1973 Warren E. Burger 9-0
Tillman v. Wheaton-Haven Recreation Assn. 71-1136 11/15/1972 02/27/1973 Harry A. Blackmun 9-0
Gulf States Utilities Co. v. FPC 71-1178 12/05/1972 05/14/1973 Harry A. Blackmun 6-3
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