Cases - 1970-1979 term

Casesort icon Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Author Vote
State Land Board v. Corvallis Sand & Gravel Co. 75-567 10/04/1976 01/12/1977 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Stanton v. Stanton 73-1461 02/19/1975 04/15/1975 Harry A. Blackmun 8-1
Stanley v. Illinois 70-5014 10/19/1971 04/03/1972 Byron R. White 5-2
Standefer v. United States 79-383 04/14/1980 06/09/1980 Warren E. Burger 9-0
Standard Steel Co. v. Wash. Revenue Dept. 73-1697 12/16/1974 01/22/1975 William O. Douglas 9-0
Stafford v. Briggs 77-1546 04/24/1979 02/20/1980 Warren E. Burger 5-2
St. Paul Fire & Marine Ins. Co. v. Barry 77-240 03/27/1978 06/29/1978 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 7-2
Spomer v. Littleton 72-955 10/17/1973 01/15/1974 Byron R. White 9-0
Splawn v. California 76-143 03/23/1977 06/06/1977 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Spence v. Washington 72-1690 01/09/1974 06/25/1974 6-3
Speight v. Slaton 72-1557 01/07/1974 02/27/1974 9-0
Southern R. Co. v. Seaboard Allied Milling Corp. 78-575 04/23/1979 06/11/1979 John Paul Stevens 8-0
Southeastern Promotions, Ltd. v. Conrad 73-1004 10/17/1974 03/18/1975 Harry A. Blackmun 6-3
Southeastern Community College v. Davis 78-711 04/23/1979 06/11/1979 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9-0
South Dakota v. Opperman 75-76 03/29/1976 07/06/1976 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Sosna v. Iowa 73-762 10/17/1974 01/14/1975 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Socialist Labor Party v. Gilligan 70-21 03/23/1972 05/30/1972 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Snow v. Commissioner 73-641 04/16/1974 05/13/1974 William O. Douglas 8-0
Snepp v. United States 78-1871 02/19/1980 6-3
Smith v. United States 75-1439 12/08/1976 05/23/1977 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Smith v. Organization Of Foster Families 76-180 03/21/1977 06/13/1977 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9-0
Smith v. Maryland 78-5374 03/28/1979 06/20/1979 Harry A. Blackmun 5-3
Smith v. Goguen 72-1254 11/12/1973 03/25/1974 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Smith v. Florida 70-5055 12/08/1971 02/24/1972 William O. Douglas 7-0
Smith v. Daily Mail Publishing Co. 78-482 03/20/1979 06/26/1979 Warren E. Burger 8-0
Smith v. Arkansas State Highway Employees 78-1223 04/30/1979 7-1
Slodov v. United States 76-1835 02/22/1978 05/22/1978 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Sloan v. Lemon 72-459 04/16/1973 06/25/1973 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Singleton v. Wulff 74-1393 03/23/1976 07/01/1976 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Simpson v. United States 76-5761 11/01/1977 02/28/1978 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8-1
Simon v. Eastern Ky. Welfare Rights Org. 74-1124 12/10/1975 06/01/1976 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8-0
Sierra Club v. Morton 70-34 11/17/1971 04/19/1972 Potter Stewart 4-3
Shell Oil Co. v. Dartt 76-678 11/07/1977 11/29/1977 4-4
Shea v. Vialpando 72-1513 02/26/1974 04/23/1974 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9-0
Shaffer v. Heitner 75-1812 02/22/1977 06/24/1977 Thurgood Marshall 7-1
Shadwick v. City Of Tampa 71-5445 04/10/1972 06/19/1972 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9-0
Serfass v. United States 73-1424 12/09/1974 03/03/1975 Warren E. Burger 8-1
Serbian Orthodox Diocese v. Milivojevich 75-292 03/22/1976 06/21/1976 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Secy. Of Pub. Welf. v. Institutionalized Juveniles 77-1715 10/10/1978 06/20/1979 Warren E. Burger 6-3
Securities Investor Protection v. Barbour 73-2055 03/17/1975 05/19/1975 Thurgood Marshall 8-1
Secretary Of The Navy v. Avrech 72-1713 02/20/1974 07/08/1974 6-3
Secretary Of Navy v. Huff 78-599 11/06/1979 01/21/1980 5-3
SEC v. Sloan 76-1607 03/27/1978 05/15/1978 William H. Rehnquist 9-0
SEC v. Medical Committee For Human Rights 70-61 11/10/1971 01/10/1972 Thurgood Marshall 6-1
Seatrain Shipbuilding Corp. v. Shell Oil Co 78-1651 11/28/1979 02/20/1980 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9-0
Sears, Roebuck and Co. v. County of Los Angeles and City of Compton 78-1577 01/15/1980
Sears, Roebuck & Co. v. Carpenters 76-750 11/07/1977 05/15/1978 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Sea-Land Services, Inc. v. Gaudet 72-1019 11/07/1973 01/21/1974 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Scott v. United States 76-6767 03/01/1978 05/15/1978 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
Scott v. Kentucky Parole Board 74-6438 10/12/1976 11/02/1976 6-3