Cases - 1970-1979 term

Case Docket No. Argued Decidedsort icon Majority Author Vote
Group Life & Health Ins. Co. v. Royal Drug Co. 77-952 10/11/1978 02/27/1979 Potter Stewart 5-4
Harrah Independent School Dist. v. Martin 78-443 02/26/1979 9-0
California v. Arizona 78 ORIG 01/09/1979 02/22/1979 Potter Stewart 9-0
Miller v. Youakim 77-742 10/30/1978 02/22/1979 Thurgood Marshall 8-0
Great A & P Tea Co. v. Ftc 77-654 12/04/1978 02/22/1979 Potter Stewart 7-1
Vance v. Bradley 77-1254 11/27/1978 02/22/1979 Byron R. White 8-1
Illinois Elections Bd. v. Socialist Workers Party 77-1248 11/06/1978 02/22/1979 Thurgood Marshall 9-0
Montana v. United States 77-1134 12/04/1978 02/22/1979 Thurgood Marshall 8-1
FERC v. Shell Oil Co. 77-1652 01/15/1979 02/22/1979 4-4
Friedman v. Rogers 77-1163 11/08/1978 02/21/1979 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 7-2
Director, Workers' Comp. Progs. v. Rasmussen 77-1465 11/28/1978 02/21/1979 William H. Rehnquist 8-0
Butner v. United States 77-1410 11/27/1978 02/21/1979 John Paul Stevens 9-0
Hisquierdo v. Hisquierdo 77-533 11/01/1978 01/22/1979 Harry A. Blackmun 7-2
Teamsters v. Daniel 77-753 10/31/1978 01/16/1979 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8-0
Washington v. Yakima Indian Nation 77-388 10/02/1978 01/16/1979 Potter Stewart 7-2
Ferc v. Pennzoil Producing Co. 77-648 11/28/1978 01/16/1979 Byron R. White 7-0
Thor Power Tool Co. v. Commissioner 77-920 11/01/1978 01/16/1979 Harry A. Blackmun 9-0
Leis v. Flynt 77-1618 01/15/1979 5-3
Parklane Hosiery Co. v. Shore 77-1305 10/30/1978 01/09/1979 Potter Stewart 8-1
Colautti v. Franklin 77-891 10/03/1978 01/09/1979 Harry A. Blackmun 6-3
Duren v. Missouri 77-6067 11/01/1978 01/09/1979 Byron R. White 8-1
Givhan v. Western Line Consol. School Dist. 77-1051 11/07/1978 01/04/1979 William H. Rehnquist 9-0
Marquette Nat. Bank v. First Of Omaha Corp. 77-1265 10/31/1978 12/18/1978 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9-0
Michigan v. Doran 77-1202 10/04/1978 12/18/1978 Warren E. Burger 9-0
Hunter v. Dean 77-6248 10/11/1978 12/11/1978 9-0
Board Of Governors v. First Lincolnwood Corp. 77-832 10/11/1978 12/11/1978 Thurgood Marshall 7-2
Massachusetts v. White 77-1388 11/28/1978 12/11/1978 4-4
Corbitt v. New Jersey 77-5903 10/03/1978 12/11/1978 Byron R. White 6-3
Lalli v. Lalli 77-1115 10/04/1978 12/11/1978 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
United California Bank v. United States 77-1016 10/04/1978 12/11/1978 Byron R. White 6-3
Califano v. Aznavorian 77-991 11/06/1978 12/11/1978 Potter Stewart 9-0
Rakas v. Illinois 77-5781 10/03/1978 12/05/1978 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
New Motor Vehicle Bd. Of Cal. v. Orrin W. Fox Co. 77-837 10/03/1978 12/05/1978 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8-1
Holt Civic Club v. Tuscaloosa 77-515 10/11/1978 11/28/1978 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Dougherty County Board of Education v. White 77-120 10/02/1978 11/28/1978 Thurgood Marshall 5-4
FCC v. Pacifica Foundation 77-528 04/18/1978 07/03/1978 John Paul Stevens 5-4
Lockett v. Ohio 76-6997 01/17/1978 07/03/1978 Warren E. Burger 7-1
Bell v. Ohio 76-6513 01/17/1978 07/03/1978 Warren E. Burger 7-1
California v. United States 77-285 03/28/1978 07/03/1978 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
United States v. New Mexico 77-510 04/24/1978 07/03/1978 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
St. Paul Fire & Marine Ins. Co. v. Barry 77-240 03/27/1978 06/29/1978 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 7-2
Furnco Construction Corp. v. Waters 77-369 04/17/1978 06/29/1978 William H. Rehnquist 9-0
Butz v. Economou 76-709 11/07/1977 06/29/1978 Byron R. White 5-4
United States v. United States Gypsum Co. 76-1560 03/01/1978 06/29/1978 Warren E. Burger 7-1
Mcadams v. Mcsurely 76-1621 03/01/1978 06/26/1978 9-0
Swisher v. Brady 77-653 03/29/1978 06/26/1978 Warren E. Burger 6-3
Houchins v. KQED Inc. 76-1310 11/29/1977 06/26/1978 Warren E. Burger 4-3
Franks v. Delaware 77-5176 02/27/1978 06/26/1978 Harry A. Blackmun 7-2
Allied Structural Steel Co. v. Spannaus 77-747 04/25/1978 06/26/1978 Potter Stewart 5-3
Regents of the University of California v. Bakke 76-811 10/12/1977 06/26/1978 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4