Cases - 1970-1979 term

Case Docket No.sort icon Argued Decided Majority Author Vote
Godfrey v. Georgia 78-6899 02/20/1980 05/19/1980 Potter Stewart 6-3
Hicks v. Oklahoma 78-6885 03/26/1980 06/16/1980 Potter Stewart 8-1
Jenkins v. Anderson 78-6809 01/08/1980 06/10/1980 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 7-2
Hutchinson v. Proxmire 78-680 04/17/1979 06/26/1979 Warren E. Burger 8-1
Beck v. Alabama 78-6621 02/20/1980 06/20/1980 John Paul Stevens 7-2
Marchioro v. Chaney 78-647 03/26/1979 06/04/1979 John Paul Stevens 8-0
Rummel v. Estelle 78-6386 01/07/1980 03/18/1980 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Washington v. Confederated Tribes 78-630 10/09/1979 06/10/1980 Byron R. White 6-3
Dayton Board Of Education v. Brinkman 78-627 04/24/1979 07/02/1979 Byron R. White 5-4
Andrus v. Sierra Club 78-625 04/18/1979 06/11/1979 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9-0
Columbus Board Of Education v. Penick 78-610 04/24/1979 07/02/1979 Byron R. White 7-2
United States v. Rutherford 78-605 04/25/1979 06/18/1979 Thurgood Marshall 9-0
Busic v. United States 78-6020 02/27/1980 05/19/1980 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Moore v. Sims 78-6 02/26/1979 06/11/1979 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Secretary Of Navy v. Huff 78-599 11/06/1979 01/21/1980 5-3
Ferri v. Ackerman 78-5981 10/02/1979 12/04/1979 John Paul Stevens 9-0
Green v. Georgia 78-5944 05/29/1979
Ybarra v. Illinois 78-5937 10/09/1979 11/28/1979 Potter Stewart 6-3
Brown v. Felsen 78-58 02/21/1979 06/04/1979 Harry A. Blackmun 9-0
Southern R. Co. v. Seaboard Allied Milling Corp. 78-575 04/23/1979 06/11/1979 John Paul Stevens 8-0
United States Parole Comm'n v. Geraghty 78-572 10/02/1979 03/19/1980 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Trammel v. United States 78-5705 10/29/1979 02/27/1980 Warren E. Burger 9-0
United States v. Naftalin 78-561 03/26/1979 05/21/1979 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8-0
Whalen v. United States 78-5471 11/27/1979 04/16/1980 Potter Stewart 7-2
Helstoski v. Meanor 78-546 03/27/1979 06/18/1979 Warren E. Burger 7-1
Payton v. New York 78-5420 03/26/1979 04/15/1980 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Wolston v. Reader's Digest Assn., Inc. 78-5414 04/17/1979 06/26/1979 William H. Rehnquist 8-1
Sandstrom v. Montana 78-5384 04/18/1979 06/18/1979 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9-0
Smith v. Maryland 78-5374 03/28/1979 06/20/1979 Harry A. Blackmun 5-3
Jackson v. Virginia 78-5283 03/21/1979 06/27/1979 Potter Stewart 8-0
Lo-Ji Sales, Inc. v. New York 78-511 04/16/1979 06/11/1979 Warren E. Burger 9-0
Davis v. Passman 78-5072 02/27/1979 06/05/1979 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Dunaway v. New York 78-5066 03/21/1979 06/05/1979 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-2
United States v. 564.54 Acres Of Land 78-488 03/27/1979 05/14/1979 Thurgood Marshall 8-0
Smith v. Daily Mail Publishing Co. 78-482 03/20/1979 06/26/1979 Warren E. Burger 8-0
Edmonds v. Compagnie Generale Transatl. 78-479 03/19/1979 06/27/1979 Byron R. White 5-3
Harrah Independent School Dist. v. Martin 78-443 02/26/1979 9-0
Califano v. Westcott 78-437 04/16/1979 06/25/1979 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
United Steelworkers of America v. Weber 78-432 03/28/1979 06/27/1979 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-2
P. C. Pfeiffer Co. v. Ford 78-425 03/20/1979 11/27/1979 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9-0
Electrical Workers v. Foust 78-38 02/26/1979 05/29/1979 Thurgood Marshall 9-0
Williams v. Brown 78-357 03/19/1979 04/22/1980 6-3
North Carolina v. Butler 78-354 03/27/1979 04/24/1979 Potter Stewart 5-3
United States v. Helstoski 78-349 03/27/1979 06/18/1979 Warren E. Burger 6-2
Fare v. Michael C. 78-334 02/27/1979 06/20/1979 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Bellotti v. Baird 78-329 02/27/1979 07/02/1979 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8-1
Touche Ross & Co. v. Redington 78-309 03/26/1979 06/18/1979 William H. Rehnquist 7-1
Parham v. Hughes 78-3 01/15/1979 04/24/1979 Potter Stewart 5-4
Oscar Mayer & Co. v. Evans 78-275 02/28/1979 05/21/1979 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Estes v. Metropolitan Branches, Dallas NAACP 78-253 10/29/1979 01/21/1980 5-3