Cases - 1971 term

Case Docket No. Argued Decidedsort icon Majority Author Vote
Smith v. Florida 70-5055 12/08/1971 02/24/1972 William O. Douglas 7-0
D. H. Overmyer Co. v. Frick Co. 69-5 11/09/1971 02/24/1972 Harry A. Blackmun 7-0
Bullock v. Carter 70-128 11/17/1971 02/24/1972 Warren E. Burger 7-0
Iowa Beef Packers, Inc. v. Thompson 70-286 01/12/1972 02/29/1972 8-1
Hawaii v. Standard Oil Co. 70-49 10/21/1971 03/01/1972 Thurgood Marshall 5-2
Ftc v. Sperry & Hutchinson Co. 70-70 11/15/1971 03/01/1972 Byron R. White 7-0
United States v. Mississippi Chemical Corp. 70-52 01/10/1972 03/06/1972 Thurgood Marshall 8-0
Adams v. Illinois 70-5038 12/07/1971 03/06/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-2
Willis v. Prudential Insurance Company Of America 70-5344 02/28/1972 03/20/1972 4-4
Rabe v. Washington 71-247 02/29/1972 03/20/1972 9-0
Fein v. Selective Service System 70-58 10/12/1971 03/21/1972 Harry A. Blackmun 4-3
Dunn v. Blumstein 70-13 11/16/1971 03/21/1972 Thurgood Marshall 6-1
Schneble v. Florida 68-5009 01/17/1972 03/21/1972 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Commissioner v. First Security Bank Of Utah 70-305 01/10/1972 03/21/1972 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Loper v. Beto 70-5388 01/13/1972 03/22/1972 Potter Stewart 5-4
Eisenstadt v. Baird 70-17 11/17/1971 03/22/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-1
Humphrey v. Cady 70-5004 12/07/1971 03/22/1972 Thurgood Marshall 7-0
Gooding v. Wilson 70-26 12/08/1971 03/23/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-2
Lynch v. Household Finance Corp. 70-5058 12/07/1971 03/23/1972 Potter Stewart 7-0
United States v. Topco Associates 70-82 11/16/1971 03/29/1972 Thurgood Marshall 6-1
Ford Motor Co. v. United States 70-113 11/18/1971 03/29/1972 William O. Douglas 5-2
Alexander v. Louisiana 70-5026 12/06/1971 04/03/1972 Byron R. White 7-0
Carter v. Stanton 70-5082 11/08/1971 04/03/1972 7-0
Stanley v. Illinois 70-5014 10/19/1971 04/03/1972 Byron R. White 5-2
Cole v. Richardson 70-14 11/16/1971 04/18/1972 Warren E. Burger 4-3
Grubbs v. General Electric Credit Corp. 71-257 03/23/1972 04/18/1972 William H. Rehnquist 9-0
Sierra Club v. Morton 70-34 11/17/1971 04/19/1972 Potter Stewart 4-3
Evansville Airport v. Delta Airlines 70-99 02/23/1972 04/19/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-1
Nebraska v. Iowa 17 ORIG 03/29/1972 04/24/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9-0
S & E Contractors, Inc. v. United States 70-88 10/21/1971 04/24/1972 William O. Douglas 5-3
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
Vermont v. New York 50 ORIG 02/29/1972 04/24/1972 9-0
Affiliated Ute Citizens v. United States 70-78 10/18/1971 04/24/1972 Harry A. Blackmun 7-0
Illinois v. City Of Milwaukee 49 ORIG 02/29/1972 04/24/1972 William O. Douglas 9-0
Andrews v. Louisville & Nashville R. Co. 71-300 03/22/1972 05/15/1972 William H. Rehnquist 7-1
Atlantic Coast Line R. Co. v. Erie Lackawanna R. Co. 71-107 04/17/1972 05/15/1972 8-0
Wisconsin v. Yoder 70-110 12/08/1971 05/15/1972 Warren E. Burger 7-0
United States v. Biswell 71-81 03/28/1972 05/15/1972 Byron R. White 8-1
Huffman v. Boersen 71-5097 04/19/1972 05/15/1972 9-0
Dukes v. Warden 71-5172 03/21/1972 05/15/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
NLRB v. Burns Security Services 71-123 01/13/1972 05/15/1972 Byron R. White 9-0
Sarno v. Illinois Crime Comm'n 70-7 01/11/1972 05/22/1972 5-2
Strait v. Laird 71-83 03/22/1972 05/22/1972 William O. Douglas 5-4
Caplin v. Marine Midland Grace Trust Co. 70-220 03/28/1972 05/22/1972 Thurgood Marshall 5-4
Kastigar v. United States 70-117 01/11/1972 05/22/1972 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-2
Zicarelli v. New Jersey Investigation Comm'n 69-4 01/11/1972 05/22/1972 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-2
Deepsouth Packing Co. v. Laitram Corp. 71-315 04/11/1972 05/30/1972 Byron R. White 5-4
Jefferson v. Hackney 70-5064 02/22/1972 05/30/1972 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Lake Carriers' Assn. v. Macmullan 71-422 03/22/1972 05/30/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2