Cases - 1970 term

Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Author Votesort icon
Bivens v. Six Unknown Fed. Narcotics Agents 301 01/12/1971 06/21/1971 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Citizens To Preserve Overton Park v. Volpe 1066 12/07/1970 03/02/1971 Thurgood Marshall 6-2
New York Times v. United States 1873 06/26/1971 06/30/1971 6-3
Gordon v. Lance 96 01/18/1971 06/07/1971 Warren E. Burger 7-2
Abate v. Mundt 71 11/19/1970 06/07/1971 Thurgood Marshall 7-2
Ocala Star-Banner Co. v. Damron 118 12/17/1970 02/24/1971 Potter Stewart 7-2
United States v. Reidel 534 01/20/1971 05/03/1971 Byron R. White 7-2
Mackey v. United States 36 10/21/1970 04/05/1971 Byron R. White 7-2
Hodgson v. Steelworkers 655 03/23/1971 06/14/1971 Thurgood Marshall 7-2
NLRB v. Operating Engineers 40 11/18/1970 01/12/1971 Thurgood Marshall 7-2
Monitor Patriot Co. v. Roy 62 12/17/1970 02/24/1971 Potter Stewart 7-2
Organization For A Better Austin v. Keefe 135 01/20/1971 05/17/1971 Warren E. Burger 8-1
NLRB v. Natural Gas Utility District 785 04/20/1971 06/01/1971 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8-1
Griggs v. Duke Power Company 124 12/14/1970 03/08/1971 Warren E. Burger 8-0
Rewis v. United States 5342 01/19/1971 04/05/1971 Thurgood Marshall 8-0
Gainesville Utilities v. Florida Power Corp. 464 02/24/1971 05/24/1971 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8-0
United States v. Southern Ute Indians 515 03/01/1971 04/26/1971 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8-1
Mcgee v. United States 362 02/23/1971 05/17/1971 Thurgood Marshall 8-1
Commissioner v. Lincoln Savings & Loan Assn. 544 02/23/1971 06/14/1971 Harry A. Blackmun 8-1
Schlanger v. Seamans 5481 02/22/1971 03/23/1971 William O. Douglas 8-1
Utah v. United States 31 ORIG 04/26/1971 06/07/1971 William O. Douglas 8-0
Perez v. United States 600 03/22/1971 04/26/1971 William O. Douglas 8-1
Lemon v. Kurtzman 89 03/03/1971 06/28/1971 Warren E. Burger 8-0
United States v. Weller 77 12/10/1970 02/24/1971 Potter Stewart 8-1
Time, Inc. v. Pape 109 12/16/1970 02/24/1971 Potter Stewart 8-1
Groppi v. Wisconsin 26 12/07/1970 01/25/1971 Potter Stewart 8-1
Gillette v. United States 85 12/09/1970 03/08/1971 Thurgood Marshall 8-1
Perkins v. Matthews 46 10/20/1970 01/14/1971 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8-1
Hunter v. Tennessee 5085 06/28/1971 8-1
Clay v. United States 783 04/19/1971 06/28/1971 8-0
Ohio v. Wyandotte Chemicals Corp. 41 ORIG 01/18/1971 03/23/1971 John M. Harlan 8-1
Boilermakers v. Hardeman 123 12/16/1970 02/24/1971 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8-1
Phillips v. Martin Marietta Corp. 73 12/09/1970 01/25/1971 9-0
Graham v. Richardson 609 03/22/1971 06/14/1971 Harry A. Blackmun 9-0
Ely v. Klahr 548 03/23/1971 06/07/1971 Byron R. White 9-0
Procunier v. Atchley 44 11/18/1970 01/19/1971 Potter Stewart 9-0
Mayberry v. Pennsylvania 121 12/17/1970 01/20/1971 William O. Douglas 9-0
Bruno v. Pennsylvania 205 12/14/1970 01/12/1971 9-0
Connell v. Higginbotham 79 11/19/1970 06/07/1971 9-0
Bostic v. United States 5250 04/21/1971 05/24/1971 9-0
California Human Resources Dept. v. Java 507 02/24/1971 04/26/1971 Warren E. Burger 9-0
Marine Terminal v. Rederi. Transatlantic 99 10/22/1970 12/08/1970 Thurgood Marshall 9-0
Tate v. Short 324 01/14/1971 03/02/1971 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9-0
Astrup v. Immigration Service 840 04/20/1971 05/24/1971 Hugo L. Black 9-0
Moore v. Board Of Education 444 10/13/1970 04/20/1971 9-0
U.S. v. District Court For Water Di v. No. 5 812 03/02/1971 03/24/1971 William O. Douglas 9-0
Palmer v. City Of Euclid 143 01/11/1971 05/24/1971 9-0
Zenith Radio Corp. v. Hazeltine Research 80 11/10/1970 02/24/1971 Byron R. White 9-0
United States v. Freed 345 01/11/1971 04/05/1971 William O. Douglas 9-0
Bell v. Burson 5586 03/23/1971 05/24/1971 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9-0