Cases - 1971 term

Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Author Votesort icon
Townsend v. Swank 70-5021 11/08/1971 12/20/1971 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-0
Jackson v. Indiana 70-5009 11/18/1971 06/07/1972 Harry A. Blackmun 7-0
Chevron Oil Co. v. Huson 70-11 10/20/1971 12/06/1971 Potter Stewart 7-0
Doe v. Bolton 70-40 12/13/1971 01/22/1973 Harry A. Blackmun 7-2
Love v. Pullman Co. 70-5033 11/16/1971 01/17/1972 Potter Stewart 7-0
NLRB v. Plasterers' Union 70-63 10/13/1971 12/06/1971 Byron R. White 7-0
Roe v. Wade 70-18 12/13/1971 01/22/1973 Harry A. Blackmun 7-2
Wisconsin v. Yoder 70-110 12/08/1971 05/15/1972 Warren E. Burger 7-0
Lake Carriers' Assn. v. Macmullan 71-422 03/22/1972 05/30/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Ftc v. Sperry & Hutchinson Co. 70-70 11/15/1971 03/01/1972 Byron R. White 7-0
Mitchum v. Foster 70-27 12/13/1971 06/19/1972 Potter Stewart 7-0
Colten v. Kentucky 71-404 04/17/1972 06/12/1972 Byron R. White 7-2
Supt. Of Insurance v. Bankers Life & Cas. Co. 70-60 10/13/1971 11/08/1971 William O. Douglas 7-0
Operating Engineers v. Flair Builders, Inc. 71-41 04/10/1972 05/30/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Port Of Portland v. United States 70-31 10/20/1971 06/29/1972 Harry A. Blackmun 7-0
Dukes v. Warden 71-5172 03/21/1972 05/15/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Parisi v. Davidson 70-91 10/19/1971 02/23/1972 Potter Stewart 7-0
United States v. Louisiana 9 ORIG 12/14/1971 12/20/1971 7-0
Humphrey v. Cady 70-5004 12/07/1971 03/22/1972 Thurgood Marshall 7-0
Affiliated Ute Citizens v. United States 70-78 10/18/1971 04/24/1972 Harry A. Blackmun 7-0
Haines v. Kerner 70-5025 12/06/1971 01/13/1972 7-0
Giglio v. United States 70-29 10/12/1971 02/24/1972 Warren E. Burger 7-0
Smith v. Florida 70-5055 12/08/1971 02/24/1972 William O. Douglas 7-0
Mayer v. City Of Chicago 70-5040 10/14/1971 12/13/1971 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-0
Lynch v. Household Finance Corp. 70-5058 12/07/1971 03/23/1972 Potter Stewart 7-0
D. H. Overmyer Co. v. Frick Co. 69-5 11/09/1971 02/24/1972 Harry A. Blackmun 7-0
Evansville Airport v. Delta Airlines 70-99 02/23/1972 04/19/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-1
Bullock v. Carter 70-128 11/17/1971 02/24/1972 Warren E. Burger 7-0
Murel v. Baltimore City Criminal Court 70-5276 03/28/1972 06/19/1972 8-1
The Bremen v. Zapata Off-Shore Co. 71-322 03/21/1972 06/12/1972 Warren E. Burger 8-1
Atlantic Coast Line R. Co. v. Erie Lackawanna R. Co. 71-107 04/17/1972 05/15/1972 8-0
United States v. U.S. District Court 70-153 02/24/1972 06/19/1972 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8-0
United States v. Mississippi Chemical Corp. 70-52 01/10/1972 03/06/1972 Thurgood Marshall 8-0
United States v. Biswell 71-81 03/28/1972 05/15/1972 Byron R. White 8-1
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
Iowa Beef Packers, Inc. v. Thompson 70-286 01/12/1972 02/29/1972 8-1
Grayned v. City Of Rockford 70-5106 01/19/1972 06/26/1972 8-1
NLRB v. Scrivener 70-267 01/12/1972 02/23/1972 Harry A. Blackmun 9-0
Brunette Machine Wks. v. Kockum Industries 70-314 03/23/1972 06/07/1972 Thurgood Marshall 9-0
Aikens v. California 68-5027 01/17/1972 06/07/1972 9-0
Grayned v. City Of Rockford 70-5106 01/19/1972 06/26/1972 Thurgood Marshall 9-0
Mcneil v. Director, Patuxent Institution 71-5144 04/20/1972 06/19/1972 Thurgood Marshall 9-0
Rabe v. Washington 71-247 02/29/1972 03/20/1972 9-0
Nebraska v. Iowa 17 ORIG 03/29/1972 04/24/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9-0
Police Dept. of Chicago v. Mosley 70-87 01/19/1972 06/26/1972 Thurgood Marshall 9-0
Healy v. James 71-452 03/28/1972 06/26/1972 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9-0
Barker v. Wingo 71-5255 04/11/1972 06/22/1972 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9-0
Carleson v. Remillard 70-250 04/10/1972 06/07/1972 William O. Douglas 9-0
James v. Strange 71-11 03/22/1972 06/12/1972 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9-0