Cases - 1971 term

Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Author Votesort icon
Furman v. Georgia 69-5003 01/17/1972 06/29/1972 5-4
United States v. Midwest Video Corp. 71-506 04/19/1972 06/07/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Miller v. California 70-73 01/18/1972 06/21/1973 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Lloyd Corp. v. Tanner 71-492 04/18/1972 06/22/1972 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
United States v. 12 200-Ft. Reels Of Film 70-2 01/19/1972 06/21/1973 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Stanley v. Illinois 70-5014 10/19/1971 04/03/1972 Byron R. White 5-2
Lindsey v. Normet 70-5045 11/15/1971 02/23/1972 Byron R. White 5-2
Branzburg v. Hayes 70-85 02/22/1972 06/29/1972 Byron R. White 5-4
Picard v. Connor 70-96 11/17/1971 12/20/1971 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-1
Dunn v. Blumstein 70-13 11/16/1971 03/21/1972 Thurgood Marshall 6-1
Swarb v. Lennox 70-6 11/09/1971 02/24/1972 Harry A. Blackmun 6-1
United States v. Topco Associates 70-82 11/16/1971 03/29/1972 Thurgood Marshall 6-1
Adams v. Williams 70-283 04/10/1972 06/12/1972 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Kleindienst v. Mandel 71-16 04/18/1972 06/29/1972 Harry A. Blackmun 6-3
Chemical Workers v. Pittsburgh Glass 70-32 10/20/1971 12/06/1971 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-1
Trbovich v. Mine Workers 71-119 11/18/1971 01/17/1972 Thurgood Marshall 6-1
SEC v. Medical Committee For Human Rights 70-61 11/10/1971 01/10/1972 Thurgood Marshall 6-1
Schneble v. Florida 68-5009 01/17/1972 03/21/1972 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Eisenstadt v. Baird 70-17 11/17/1971 03/22/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-1
Commissioner v. First Security Bank Of Utah 70-305 01/10/1972 03/21/1972 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Diffenderfer v. Central Baptist Church 70-47 12/06/1971 01/10/1972 6-1
Laird v. Nelms 71-573 04/17/1972 06/07/1972 William H. Rehnquist 6-2
United States v. Byrum 71-308 03/01/1972 06/26/1972 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Richardson v. Wright 70-161 01/13/1972 02/24/1972 6-3
Moose Lodge No. 107 v. Irvis 70-75 02/28/1972 06/12/1972 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Duncan v. Tennessee 70-5122 01/13/1972 02/23/1972 6-3
Flower v. United States 71-1180 06/12/1972 6-2
Socialist Labor Party v. Gilligan 70-21 03/23/1972 05/30/1972 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Brooks v. Tennessee 71-5313 03/21/1972 06/07/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Bd. Of Regents v. New Left Education Project 70-55 12/06/1971 01/24/1972 Byron R. White 6-1
United States v. Generes 70-28 11/08/1971 02/23/1972 Harry A. Blackmun 6-1
Central Hardware Co. v. NLRB 70-223 04/18/1972 06/22/1972 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Peters v. Kiff 71-5078 02/22/1972 06/22/1972 Thurgood Marshall 6-3
Mcclanahan v. Morauer & Hartzell, Inc. 70-5097 10/21/1971 11/08/1971 6-1
North Carolina v. Rice 70-77 10/12/1971 12/14/1971 6-1
Pipefitters v. United States 70-74 01/11/1972 06/22/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-2
Wilwording v. Swenson 70-5308 12/14/1971 6-1
Pennsylvania v. New York 40 ORIG 03/29/1972 06/19/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
United States v. Brewster 70-45 10/18/1971 06/29/1972 Warren E. Burger 6-3
United States v. Marion 70-19 11/08/1971 12/20/1971 Byron R. White 7-0
Alexander v. Louisiana 70-5026 12/06/1971 04/03/1972 Byron R. White 7-0
Papachristou v. City Of Jacksonville 70-5030 12/08/1971 02/24/1972 William O. Douglas 7-0
FPC v. Louisiana Power & Light Co. 71-1016 04/19/1972 06/07/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-0
Younger v. Gilmore 70-9 10/14/1971 11/08/1971 7-0
Mancusi v. Stubbs 71-237 04/17/1972 06/26/1972 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
Groppi v. Leslie 70-112 11/10/1971 01/13/1972 Warren E. Burger 7-0
Reed v. Reed 70-4 10/19/1971 11/22/1971 Warren E. Burger 7-0
Carter v. Stanton 70-5082 11/08/1971 04/03/1972 7-0
Andrews v. Louisville & Nashville R. Co. 71-300 03/22/1972 05/15/1972 William H. Rehnquist 7-1
California Transport v. Trucking Unlimited 70-92 11/10/1971 01/13/1972 William O. Douglas 7-0