Cases - 1971 term

Case Docket No. Arguedsort icon Decided Majority Author Vote
United States v. Orito 70-69 01/19/1972 06/21/1973 Warren E. Burger 5-4
United States v. 12 200-Ft. Reels Of Film 70-2 01/19/1972 06/21/1973 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Grayned v. City Of Rockford 70-5106 01/19/1972 06/26/1972 8-1
Jefferson v. Hackney 70-5064 02/22/1972 05/30/1972 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
First Nat. City Bk. v. Banco Nacional De Cuba 70-295 02/22/1972 06/07/1972 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Peters v. Kiff 71-5078 02/22/1972 06/22/1972 Thurgood Marshall 6-3
Branzburg v. Hayes 70-85 02/22/1972 06/29/1972
United States v. Caldwell 70-57 02/22/1972 06/29/1972
Evansville Airport v. Delta Airlines 70-99 02/23/1972 04/19/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-1
In re Pappas 70-94 02/23/1972 06/29/1972
United States v. U.S. District Court 70-153 02/24/1972 06/19/1972 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8-0
Willis v. Prudential Insurance Company Of America 70-5344 02/28/1972 03/20/1972 4-4
Moose Lodge No. 107 v. Irvis 70-75 02/28/1972 06/12/1972 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Weber v. Aetna Casualty & Surety Co. 70-5112 02/28/1972 04/24/1972 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8-1
Washington v. General Motors Corp. 45 ORIG 02/28/1972 04/24/1972 William O. Douglas 8-0
Rabe v. Washington 71-247 02/29/1972 03/20/1972 9-0
Vermont v. New York 50 ORIG 02/29/1972 04/24/1972 9-0
United States v. Scotland Neck City Board Of Education 70-130 02/29/1972 Potter Stewart 9-0
Illinois v. City Of Milwaukee 49 ORIG 02/29/1972 04/24/1972 William O. Douglas 9-0
United States v. Byrum 71-308 03/01/1972 06/26/1972 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Wright v. Council Of City Of Emporia 70-188 03/01/1972 06/22/1972 Potter Stewart 5-4
Flood v. Kuhn 71-32 03/20/1972 06/19/1972 Harry A. Blackmun 5-3
The Bremen v. Zapata Off-Shore Co. 71-322 03/21/1972 06/12/1972 Warren E. Burger 8-1
Brooks v. Tennessee 71-5313 03/21/1972 06/07/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Dukes v. Warden 71-5172 03/21/1972 05/15/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Strait v. Laird 71-83 03/22/1972 05/22/1972 William O. Douglas 5-4
Andrews v. Louisville & Nashville R. Co. 71-300 03/22/1972 05/15/1972 William H. Rehnquist 7-1
James v. Strange 71-11 03/22/1972 06/12/1972 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9-0
Lake Carriers' Assn. v. Macmullan 71-422 03/22/1972 05/30/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Brunette Machine Wks. v. Kockum Industries 70-314 03/23/1972 06/07/1972 Thurgood Marshall 9-0
Socialist Labor Party v. Gilligan 70-21 03/23/1972 05/30/1972 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Grubbs v. General Electric Credit Corp. 71-257 03/23/1972 04/18/1972 William H. Rehnquist 9-0
Laird v. Tatum 71-288 03/27/1972 06/26/1972 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Gelbard v. United States 71-110 03/27/1972 06/26/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
United States v. Allegheny-Ludlum Steel 71-227 03/27/1972 06/07/1972 William H. Rehnquist 9-0
Murel v. Baltimore City Criminal Court 70-5276 03/28/1972 06/19/1972 8-1
Caplin v. Marine Midland Grace Trust Co. 70-220 03/28/1972 05/22/1972 Thurgood Marshall 5-4
Healy v. James 71-452 03/28/1972 06/26/1972 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9-0
United States v. Biswell 71-81 03/28/1972 05/15/1972 Byron R. White 8-1
Nebraska v. Iowa 17 ORIG 03/29/1972 04/24/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9-0
Pennsylvania v. New York 40 ORIG 03/29/1972 06/19/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Adams v. Williams 70-283 04/10/1972 06/12/1972 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Carleson v. Remillard 70-250 04/10/1972 06/07/1972 William O. Douglas 9-0
Operating Engineers v. Flair Builders, Inc. 71-41 04/10/1972 05/30/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Shadwick v. City Of Tampa 71-5445 04/10/1972 06/19/1972 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9-0
Deepsouth Packing Co. v. Laitram Corp. 71-315 04/11/1972 05/30/1972 Byron R. White 5-4
Barker v. Wingo 71-5255 04/11/1972 06/22/1972 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9-0
Combs v. United States 71-517 04/11/1972 06/26/1972 9-0
Morrissey v. Brewer 71-5103 04/11/1972 06/29/1972 Warren E. Burger 9-0
Mancusi v. Stubbs 71-237 04/17/1972 06/26/1972 William H. Rehnquist 7-2