Cases - 1971 term

Case Docket No.sort icon Argued Decided Majority Author Vote
United States v. Louisiana 9 ORIG 12/14/1971 12/20/1971 7-0
Strait v. Laird 71-83 03/22/1972 05/22/1972 William O. Douglas 5-4
United States v. Biswell 71-81 03/28/1972 05/15/1972 Byron R. White 8-1
Laird v. Nelms 71-573 04/17/1972 06/07/1972 William H. Rehnquist 6-2
Shadwick v. City Of Tampa 71-5445 04/10/1972 06/19/1972 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9-0
Brooks v. Tennessee 71-5313 03/21/1972 06/07/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Barker v. Wingo 71-5255 04/11/1972 06/22/1972 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9-0
Dukes v. Warden 71-5172 03/21/1972 05/15/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Combs v. United States 71-517 04/11/1972 06/26/1972 9-0
Mcneil v. Director, Patuxent Institution 71-5144 04/20/1972 06/19/1972 Thurgood Marshall 9-0
Morrissey v. Brewer 71-5103 04/11/1972 06/29/1972 Warren E. Burger 9-0
Huffman v. Boersen 71-5097 04/19/1972 05/15/1972 9-0
Peters v. Kiff 71-5078 02/22/1972 06/22/1972 Thurgood Marshall 6-3
United States v. Midwest Video Corp. 71-506 04/19/1972 06/07/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Lloyd Corp. v. Tanner 71-492 04/18/1972 06/22/1972 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Healy v. James 71-452 03/28/1972 06/26/1972 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
Operating Engineers v. Flair Builders, Inc. 71-41 04/10/1972 05/30/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Colten v. Kentucky 71-404 04/17/1972 06/12/1972 Byron R. White 7-2
The Bremen v. Zapata Off-Shore Co. 71-322 03/21/1972 06/12/1972 Warren E. Burger 8-1
Flood v. Kuhn 71-32 03/20/1972 06/19/1972 Harry A. Blackmun 5-3
Deepsouth Packing Co. v. Laitram Corp. 71-315 04/11/1972 05/30/1972 Byron R. White 5-4
United States v. Byrum 71-308 03/01/1972 06/26/1972 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Andrews v. Louisville & Nashville R. Co. 71-300 03/22/1972 05/15/1972 William H. Rehnquist 7-1
Laird v. Tatum 71-288 03/27/1972 06/26/1972 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Grubbs v. General Electric Credit Corp. 71-257 03/23/1972 04/18/1972 William H. Rehnquist 9-0
Rabe v. Washington 71-247 02/29/1972 03/20/1972 9-0
Mancusi v. Stubbs 71-237 04/17/1972 06/26/1972 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
United States v. Allegheny-Ludlum Steel 71-227 03/27/1972 06/07/1972 William H. Rehnquist 9-0
Board of Regents v. Roth 71-162 01/18/1972 06/29/1972 Potter Stewart 5-3
Kleindienst v. Mandel 71-16 04/18/1972 06/29/1972 Harry A. Blackmun 6-3
NLRB v. Burns Security Services 71-123 01/13/1972 05/15/1972 Byron R. White 9-0
Trbovich v. Mine Workers 71-119 11/18/1971 01/17/1972 Thurgood Marshall 6-1
Flower v. United States 71-1180 06/12/1972 6-2
Gelbard v. United States 71-110 03/27/1972 06/26/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
James v. Strange 71-11 03/22/1972 06/12/1972 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9-0
Atlantic Coast Line R. Co. v. Erie Lackawanna R. Co. 71-107 04/17/1972 05/15/1972 8-0
Gravel v. United States 71-1017 04/19/1972 06/29/1972 Byron R. White 5-4
FPC v. Louisiana Power & Light Co. 71-1016 04/19/1972 06/07/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-0
Evansville Airport v. Delta Airlines 70-99 02/23/1972 04/19/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-1
Santobello v. New York 70-98 11/15/1971 12/20/1971 Warren E. Burger 4-3
Norfolk & Western R. Co. v. Nemitz 70-97 10/21/1971 11/15/1971 William O. Douglas 4-3
Picard v. Connor 70-96 11/17/1971 12/20/1971 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-1
In re Pappas 70-94 02/23/1972 06/29/1972
NLRB v. Nash-Finch Co. 70-93 10/19/1971 12/06/1971 William O. Douglas 5-2
California Transport v. Trucking Unlimited 70-92 11/10/1971 01/13/1972 William O. Douglas 7-0
Parisi v. Davidson 70-91 10/19/1971 02/23/1972 Potter Stewart 7-0
Schilb v. Kuebel 70-90 10/12/1971 12/20/1971 Harry A. Blackmun 4-3
Younger v. Gilmore 70-9 10/14/1971 11/08/1971 7-0
S & E Contractors, Inc. v. United States 70-88 10/21/1971 04/24/1972 William O. Douglas 5-3