Cases - 1970-1979 term

Case Docket No. Argued Decidedsort icon Majority Author Vote
Chapman v. Houston Welfare Rights Org. 77-719 10/02/1978 05/14/1979 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Burks v. Lasker 77-1724 01/17/1979 05/14/1979 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8-0
Cannon v. University Of Chicago 77-926 01/09/1979 05/14/1979 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Ford Motor Co. v. NLRB 77-1806 02/28/1979 05/14/1979 Byron R. White 9-0
United States v. 564.54 Acres Of Land 78-488 03/27/1979 05/14/1979 Thurgood Marshall 8-0
Bell v. Wolfish 77-1829 01/16/1979 05/14/1979 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Oscar Mayer & Co. v. Evans 78-275 02/28/1979 05/21/1979 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
United States v. Naftalin 78-561 03/26/1979 05/21/1979 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8-0
Kentucky v. Whorton 78-749 04/16/1979 05/21/1979 6-3
United States v. Timmreck 78-744 04/16/1979 05/21/1979 John Paul Stevens 9-0
Parker v. Randolph 78-99 03/20/1979 05/29/1979 William H. Rehnquist 5-3
Electrical Workers v. Foust 78-38 02/26/1979 05/29/1979 Thurgood Marshall 9-0
Greenholtz v. Nebraska Penal Inmates 78-201 01/17/1979 05/29/1979 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Green v. Georgia 78-5944 05/29/1979
Dunn v. United States 77-6949 03/28/1979 06/04/1979 Thurgood Marshall 8-0
United States v. Batchelder 78-776 04/18/1979 06/04/1979 Thurgood Marshall 9-0
Brown v. Felsen 78-58 02/21/1979 06/04/1979 Harry A. Blackmun 9-0
Marchioro v. Chaney 78-647 03/26/1979 06/04/1979 John Paul Stevens 8-0
Ulster County Court v. Allen 77-1554 02/22/1979 06/04/1979 John Paul Stevens 5-4
United States v. Addonizio 78-156 03/27/1979 06/04/1979 John Paul Stevens 7-0
Babbitt v. Farm Workers 78-225 02/21/1979 06/05/1979 Byron R. White 7-2
Davis v. Passman 78-5072 02/27/1979 06/05/1979 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Personnel Administrator MA v. Feeney 78-233 02/26/1979 06/05/1979 Potter Stewart 7-2
Dunaway v. New York 78-5066 03/21/1979 06/05/1979 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-2
Lo-Ji Sales, Inc. v. New York 78-511 04/16/1979 06/11/1979 Warren E. Burger 9-0
Southeastern Community College v. Davis 78-711 04/23/1979 06/11/1979 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9-0
Southern R. Co. v. Seaboard Allied Milling Corp. 78-575 04/23/1979 06/11/1979 John Paul Stevens 8-0
Reiter v. Sonotone Corp. 78-690 04/25/1979 06/11/1979 Warren E. Burger 8-0
Great American Federal Savings & Loan Association v. Novotny 78-753 04/18/1979 06/11/1979 Potter Stewart 6-3
Andrus v. Sierra Club 78-625 04/18/1979 06/11/1979 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9-0
Moore v. Sims 78-6 02/26/1979 06/11/1979 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Torres v. Puerto Rico 77-1609 01/10/1979 06/18/1979 Warren E. Burger 9-0
United States v. Rutherford 78-605 04/25/1979 06/18/1979 Thurgood Marshall 9-0
Sandstrom v. Montana 78-5384 04/18/1979 06/18/1979 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9-0
Touche Ross & Co. v. Redington 78-309 03/26/1979 06/18/1979 William H. Rehnquist 7-1
Helstoski v. Meanor 78-546 03/27/1979 06/18/1979 Warren E. Burger 7-1
United States v. Helstoski 78-349 03/27/1979 06/18/1979 Warren E. Burger 6-2
United Gas Pipe Line Co. v. Mccombs 78-17 02/22/1979 06/18/1979 Thurgood Marshall 8-0
Smith v. Maryland 78-5374 03/28/1979 06/20/1979 Harry A. Blackmun 5-3
Fare v. Michael C. 78-334 02/27/1979 06/20/1979 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Wilson v. Omaha Indian Tribe 78-160 03/21/1979 06/20/1979 Byron R. White 8-0
NLRB v. Baptist Hospital, Inc. 78-223 04/23/1979 06/20/1979 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9-0
Califano v. Yamasaki 77-1511 03/19/1979 06/20/1979 Harry A. Blackmun 8-0
Secy. Of Pub. Welf. v. Institutionalized Juveniles 77-1715 10/10/1978 06/20/1979 Warren E. Burger 6-3
Arkansas v. Sanders 77-1497 02/27/1979 06/20/1979 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 7-2
Parham v. J. R. 75-1690 12/06/1977 06/20/1979 Warren E. Burger 6-3
Mackey v. Montrym 77-69 11/29/1978 06/25/1979 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Brown v. Texas 77-6673 02/21/1979 06/25/1979 Warren E. Burger 9-0
Barry v. Barchi 77-803 11/07/1978 06/25/1979 Byron R. White 9-0
Michigan v. Defillippo 77-1680 02/21/1979 06/25/1979 Warren E. Burger 6-3