Cases - 1970-1979 term

Case Docket No.sort icon Argued Decided Majority Author Vote
Pfizer Inc. v. India 76-749 11/01/1977 01/11/1978 Potter Stewart 5-3
Sears, Roebuck & Co. v. Carpenters 76-750 11/07/1977 05/15/1978 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Ballew v. Georgia 76-761 11/01/1977 03/21/1978 Harry A. Blackmun 9-0
Connor v. Finch 76-777 02/28/1977 05/31/1977 Potter Stewart 7-1
Ambach v. Norwick 76-808 01/10/1979 04/17/1979 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 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
United States v. New York Telephone Co. 76-835 10/03/1977 12/07/1977 Byron R. White 5-4
Foley v. Connelie 76-839 11/08/1977 03/22/1978 Warren E. Burger 6-3
Califano v. Jobst 76-860 10/04/1977 11/08/1977 John Paul Stevens 9-0
Lafayette v. Louisiana Power & Light Co. 76-864 10/04/1977 03/29/1978 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Zablocki v. Redhail 76-879 10/04/1977 01/18/1978 Thurgood Marshall 8-1
United Air Lines, Inc. v. Mcmann 76-906 10/04/1977 12/12/1977 Warren E. Burger 7-2
Adamo Wrecking Co. v. United States 76-911 10/11/1977 01/10/1978 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Ray v. Atlantic Richfield Co. 76-930 10/31/1977 03/06/1978 Byron R. White 6-3
Fmc v. Pacific Maritime Assn. 76-938 12/07/1977 03/01/1978 Byron R. White 5-3
Nixon v. Warner Communications, Inc. 76-944 11/08/1977 04/18/1978 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Occidental Life Ins. Co. v. EEOC 76-99 04/20/1977 06/20/1977 Potter Stewart 7-2
United States v. Weller 77 12/10/1970 02/24/1971 Potter Stewart 8-1
Exxon Corp. v. Governor of Maryland 77-10 02/28/1978 06/14/1978 John Paul Stevens 7-1
United California Bank v. United States 77-1016 10/04/1978 12/11/1978 Byron R. White 6-3
Givhan v. Western Line Consol. School Dist. 77-1051 11/07/1978 01/04/1979 William H. Rehnquist 9-0
Herbert v. Lando 77-1105 10/31/1978 04/18/1979 Byron R. White 6-3
Lalli v. Lalli 77-1115 10/04/1978 12/11/1978 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Orr v. Orr 77-1119 11/27/1978 03/05/1979 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Montana v. United States 77-1134 12/04/1978 02/22/1979 Thurgood Marshall 8-1
Friedman v. Rogers 77-1163 11/08/1978 02/21/1979 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 7-2
National Broiler Marketing Assn. v. U.S. 77-117 02/21/1978 06/12/1978 Harry A. Blackmun 7-2
National Muffler Dealers Assn. v. United States 77-1172 11/27/1978 03/20/1979 Harry A. Blackmun 6-3
Scott v. Illinois 77-1177 12/04/1978 03/05/1979 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Dougherty County Board of Education v. White 77-120 10/02/1978 11/28/1978 Thurgood Marshall 5-4
Michigan v. Doran 77-1202 10/04/1978 12/18/1978 Warren E. Burger 9-0
Illinois Elections Bd. v. Socialist Workers Party 77-1248 11/06/1978 02/22/1979 Thurgood Marshall 9-0
Vance v. Bradley 77-1254 11/27/1978 02/22/1979 Byron R. White 8-1
Marquette Nat. Bank v. First Of Omaha Corp. 77-1265 10/31/1978 12/18/1978 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9-0
Gannett Co. v. DePasquale 77-1301 11/07/1978 07/02/1979 Potter Stewart 5-4
Parklane Hosiery Co. v. Shore 77-1305 10/30/1978 01/09/1979 Potter Stewart 8-1
Lake Country Estates v. Tahoe Planning Agcy. 77-1327 12/04/1978 03/05/1979 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Nevada v. Hall 77-1337 11/07/1978 03/05/1979 John Paul Stevens 6-3
United States v. Kimbell Foods, Inc. 77-1359 01/08/1979 04/02/1979 Thurgood Marshall 9-0
Japan Line, Ltd. v. County Of Los Angeles 77-1378 01/08/1979 04/30/1979 Harry A. Blackmun 8-1
Federal Open Market Committee v. Merrill 77-1387 12/06/1978 06/27/1979 Harry A. Blackmun 7-2
Massachusetts v. White 77-1388 11/28/1978 12/11/1978 4-4
Butner v. United States 77-1410 11/27/1978 02/21/1979 John Paul Stevens 9-0
Aronson v. Quick Point Pencil Co. 77-1413 12/06/1978 02/28/1979 Warren E. Burger 9-0
United States v. Culbert 77-142 01/11/1978 03/28/1978 Thurgood Marshall 8-0
New York Transit Authority v. Beazer 77-1427 12/06/1978 03/21/1979 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Hughes v. Oklahoma 77-1439 01/09/1979 04/24/1979 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Director, Workers' Comp. Progs. v. Rasmussen 77-1465 11/28/1978 02/21/1979 William H. Rehnquist 8-0
New Jersey v. Portash 77-1489 12/05/1978 03/20/1979 Potter Stewart 7-2