Cases - 1970-1979 term

Case Docket No.sort icon Argued Decided Majority Author Vote
United Air Lines, Inc. v. Mcmann 76-906 10/04/1977 12/12/1977 Warren E. Burger 7-2
Zablocki v. Redhail 76-879 10/04/1977 01/18/1978 Thurgood Marshall 8-1
Lafayette v. Louisiana Power & Light Co. 76-864 10/04/1977 03/29/1978 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Califano v. Jobst 76-860 10/04/1977 11/08/1977 John Paul Stevens 9-0
Foley v. Connelie 76-839 11/08/1977 03/22/1978 Warren E. Burger 6-3
United States v. New York Telephone Co. 76-835 10/03/1977 12/07/1977 Byron R. White 5-4
Regents of the University of California v. Bakke 76-811 10/12/1977 06/26/1978 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Regents of the University of California v. Bakke 76-811 10/12/1977 06/26/1978
Ambach v. Norwick 76-808 01/10/1979 04/17/1979 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Connor v. Finch 76-777 02/28/1977 05/31/1977 Potter Stewart 7-1
Ballew v. Georgia 76-761 11/01/1977 03/21/1978 Harry A. Blackmun 9-0
Sears, Roebuck & Co. v. Carpenters 76-750 11/07/1977 05/15/1978 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Pfizer Inc. v. India 76-749 11/01/1977 01/11/1978 Potter Stewart 5-3
NLRB v. Iron Workers 76-719 10/31/1977 01/17/1978 Byron R. White 6-3
Butz v. Economou 76-709 11/07/1977 06/29/1978 Byron R. White 5-4
Lockett v. Ohio 76-6997 01/17/1978 07/03/1978 Warren E. Burger 7-1
Board Of Curators, Univ. Of Mo. v. Horowitz 76-695 11/07/1977 03/01/1978 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Lakeside v. Oregon 76-6942 01/18/1978 03/22/1978 Potter Stewart 6-2
Santa Clara Pueblo v. Martinez 76-682 11/29/1977 05/15/1978 Thurgood Marshall 7-1
Shell Oil Co. v. Dartt 76-678 11/07/1977 11/29/1977 4-4
Scott v. United States 76-6767 03/01/1978 05/15/1978 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
Third National Bank v. Impac Limited, Inc. 76-674 04/26/1977 06/17/1977 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Greene v. Massey 76-6617 11/28/1977 06/14/1978 Warren E. Burger 8-0
Burks v. United States 76-6528 11/28/1977 06/14/1978 Warren E. Burger 8-0
Bell v. Ohio 76-6513 01/17/1978 07/03/1978 Warren E. Burger 7-1
Quilloin v. Walcott 76-6372 11/09/1977 01/10/1978 Thurgood Marshall 9-0
U.S. Steel Corp. v. Multistate Tax Comm. 76-635 10/11/1977 02/21/1978 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 7-2
Hunt v. Wash. State Apple Ad. Comm. 76-63 02/22/1977 06/20/1977 Warren E. Burger 8-0
Frank Lyon Co. v. United States 76-624 11/02/1977 04/18/1978 Harry A. Blackmun 7-2
Rinaldi v. United States 76-6194 11/07/1977 6-3
New York v. Cathedral Academy 76-616 10/03/1977 12/06/1977 Potter Stewart 6-3
Miree v. Dekalb County 76-607 04/27/1977 06/21/1977 William H. Rehnquist 9-0
Briscoe v. Bell 76-60 04/20/1977 06/20/1977 Thurgood Marshall 9-0
Durst v. United States 76-5935 12/05/1977 02/22/1978 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8-0
Holloway v. Arkansas 76-5856 11/02/1977 04/03/1978 Warren E. Burger 6-3
Zacchini v. Scripps-Howard Broadcasting Co. 76-577 04/25/1977 06/28/1977 Byron R. White 5-4
Simpson v. United States 76-5761 11/01/1977 02/28/1978 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8-1
Oliphant v. Suquamish Indian Tribe 76-5729 01/09/1978 03/06/1978 William H. Rehnquist 6-2
Raymond Motor Transportation, Inc. v. Rice 76-558 11/08/1977 02/21/1978 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8-0
United Airlines, Inc. v. Mcdonald 76-545 03/29/1977 06/20/1977 Potter Stewart 5-3
Jones v. Hildebrant 76-5416 04/26/1977 06/16/1977 6-3
Dayton Board Of Education v. Brinkman 76-539 04/26/1977 06/27/1977 William H. Rehnquist 8-0
Darden v. Florida 76-5382 03/28/1977 04/19/1977 7-2
Moore v. Illinois 76-5344 10/03/1977 12/12/1977 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8-0
Browder v. Director, Ill. Dept. Of Corrections 76-5325 10/31/1977 01/10/1978 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9-0
Dobbert v. Florida 76-5306 03/28/1977 06/17/1977 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Roberts v. Louisiana 76-5206 03/28/1977 06/06/1977 5-4
Lee v. United States 76-5187 04/25/1977 06/13/1977 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8-1
Wolman v. Walter 76-496 04/25/1977 06/24/1977 Harry A. Blackmun 7-2
Wolman v. Walter 76-496 04/25/1977 06/24/1977 8-1