Cases - 1970-1979 term

Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Author Vote
Lafayette v. Louisiana Power & Light Co. 76-864 10/04/1977 03/29/1978 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Laing v. United States 73-1808 01/21/1975 01/13/1976 Thurgood Marshall 5-3
Laird v. Nelms 71-573 04/17/1972 06/07/1972 William H. Rehnquist 6-2
Laird v. Tatum 71-288 03/27/1972 06/26/1972 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Lake Carriers' Assn. v. Macmullan 71-422 03/22/1972 05/30/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Lake Country Estates v. Tahoe Planning Agcy. 77-1327 12/04/1978 03/05/1979 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Lakeside v. Oregon 76-6942 01/18/1978 03/22/1978 Potter Stewart 6-2
Lalli v. Lalli 77-1115 10/04/1978 12/11/1978 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Landmark Communications, Inc. v. Virginia 76-1450 01/11/1978 05/01/1978 Warren E. Burger 7-0
Lascaris v. Shirley 73-1016 12/18/1974 03/19/1975 6-3
Lau v. Nichols 72-6520 12/10/1973 01/21/1974 William O. Douglas 9-0
Lavine v. Milne 74-1137 12/02/1975 03/03/1976 Byron R. White 8-0
Law Students Research Council v. Wadmond 49 10/15/1970 02/23/1971 Potter Stewart 5-4
Lee v. United States 76-5187 04/25/1977 06/13/1977 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8-1
Lefkowitz v. Cunningham 76-260 02/28/1977 06/13/1977 Warren E. Burger 7-1
Lefkowitz v. Newsome 73-1627 12/11/1974 02/19/1975 Potter Stewart 5-4
Lefkowitz v. Turley 72-331 10/10/1973 11/19/1973 Byron R. White 9-0
Lego v. Twomey 70-5037 11/11/1971 01/12/1972 Byron R. White 4-3
Lehman Brothers v. Schein 73-439 03/19/1974 04/29/1974 William O. Douglas 9-0
Lehman v. City Of Shaker Heights 73-328 02/26/1974 06/25/1974 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Lehnhausen v. Lake Shore Auto Parts Co. 71-685 01/15/1973 02/22/1973 William O. Douglas 9-0
Leis v. Flynt 77-1618 01/15/1979 5-3
Lemon v. Kurtzman 89 03/03/1971 06/28/1971 Warren E. Burger 8-0
Lemon v. Kurtzman 71-1470 11/08/1972 04/02/1973 Warren E. Burger 5-3
Leo Sheep Co. v. United States 77-1686 01/15/1979 03/27/1979 William H. Rehnquist 8-0
Leroy v. Great Western United Corp. 78-759 04/17/1979 06/26/1979 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Letter Carriers v. Austin 72-1180 11/14/1973 06/25/1974 Thurgood Marshall 6-3
Levitt v. Committee For Public Education 72-269 03/19/1973 06/25/1973 Warren E. Burger 8-1
Lewis v. Bt Investment Managers, Inc. 79-45 01/15/1980 06/09/1980 Harry A. Blackmun 9-0
Lewis v. City Of New Orleans 72-6156 12/10/1973 02/20/1974 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Lewis v. United States 78-1595 01/07/1980 02/27/1980 Harry A. Blackmun 6-3
Liberty Mutual Ins. Co. v. Wetzel 74-1245 01/19/1976 03/23/1976 William H. Rehnquist 8-0
Linda R. S. v. Richard D. 71-6078 12/06/1972 03/05/1973 Thurgood Marshall 5-4
Linden Lumber Division v. NLRB 73-1231 11/18/1974 12/23/1974 William O. Douglas 5-4
Lindsey v. Normet 70-5045 11/15/1971 02/23/1972 Byron R. White 5-2
Linmark Associates, Inc. v. Willingboro 76-357 03/02/1977 05/02/1977 Thurgood Marshall 8-0
Lloyd Corp. v. Tanner 71-492 04/18/1972 06/22/1972 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Lo-Ji Sales, Inc. v. New York 78-511 04/16/1979 06/11/1979 Warren E. Burger 9-0
Lockett v. Ohio 76-6997 01/17/1978 07/03/1978 Warren E. Burger 7-1
Lockport v. Citizens For Community Action 75-1157 11/30/1976 03/07/1977 Potter Stewart 9-0
Logue v. United States 72-656 04/24/1973 06/11/1973 William H. Rehnquist 9-0
Loper v. Beto 70-5388 01/13/1972 03/22/1972 Potter Stewart 5-4
Lorillard v. Pons 76-1346 12/06/1977 02/22/1978 Thurgood Marshall 8-0
Los Angeles Dept. Of Water & Power v. Manhart 76-1810 01/18/1978 04/25/1978 John Paul Stevens 6-2
Los Angeles Dept. Of Water & Power v. Manhart 76-1810 01/18/1978 04/25/1978 7-1
Love v. Pullman Co. 70-5033 11/16/1971 01/17/1972 Potter Stewart 7-0
Lubin v. Panish 71-6852 10/09/1973 03/26/1974 Warren E. Burger 9-0
Ludwig v. Massachusetts 75-377 04/28/1976 06/30/1976 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Lynch v. Household Finance Corp. 70-5058 12/07/1971 03/23/1972 Potter Stewart 7-0
Machinists & Aerospace Workers v. NLRB 71-1417 03/26/1973 05/21/1973 9-0