Cases - 1971 term

Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Authorsort icon Vote
United States v. Mississippi Chemical Corp. 70-52 01/10/1972 03/06/1972 Thurgood Marshall 8-0
Peters v. Kiff 71-5078 02/22/1972 06/22/1972 Thurgood Marshall 6-3
Humphrey v. Cady 70-5004 12/07/1971 03/22/1972 Thurgood Marshall 7-0
Britt v. North Carolina 70-5041 10/14/1971 12/13/1971 Thurgood Marshall 5-2
Laird v. Tatum 71-288 03/27/1972 06/26/1972 Warren E. Burger 5-4
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
Milton v. Wainwright 70-5012 01/12/1972 06/22/1972 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Cole v. Richardson 70-14 11/16/1971 04/18/1972 Warren E. Burger 4-3
The Bremen v. Zapata Off-Shore Co. 71-322 03/21/1972 06/12/1972 Warren E. Burger 8-1
Wisconsin v. Yoder 70-110 12/08/1971 05/15/1972 Warren E. Burger 7-0
Santobello v. New York 70-98 11/15/1971 12/20/1971 Warren E. Burger 4-3
United States v. Orito 70-69 01/19/1972 06/21/1973 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Giglio v. United States 70-29 10/12/1971 02/24/1972 Warren E. Burger 7-0
Morrissey v. Brewer 71-5103 04/11/1972 06/29/1972 Warren E. Burger 9-0
Miller v. California 70-73 01/18/1972 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
United States v. Brewster 70-45 10/18/1971 06/29/1972 Warren E. Burger 6-3
Bullock v. Carter 70-128 11/17/1971 02/24/1972 Warren E. Burger 7-0
Adams v. Williams 70-283 04/10/1972 06/12/1972 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Mancusi v. Stubbs 71-237 04/17/1972 06/26/1972 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
Jefferson v. Hackney 70-5064 02/22/1972 05/30/1972 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Andrews v. Louisville & Nashville R. Co. 71-300 03/22/1972 05/15/1972 William H. Rehnquist 7-1
Schneble v. Florida 68-5009 01/17/1972 03/21/1972 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Laird v. Nelms 71-573 04/17/1972 06/07/1972 William H. Rehnquist 6-2
First Nat. City Bk. v. Banco Nacional De Cuba 70-295 02/22/1972 06/07/1972 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Moose Lodge No. 107 v. Irvis 70-75 02/28/1972 06/12/1972 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
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
United States v. Allegheny-Ludlum Steel 71-227 03/27/1972 06/07/1972 William H. Rehnquist 9-0
Picard v. Connor 70-96 11/17/1971 12/20/1971 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-1
FPC v. Louisiana Power & Light Co. 71-1016 04/19/1972 06/07/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-0
Chemical Workers v. Pittsburgh Glass 70-32 10/20/1971 12/06/1971 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-1
Gelbard v. United States 71-110 03/27/1972 06/26/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Nebraska v. Iowa 17 ORIG 03/29/1972 04/24/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9-0
Eisenstadt v. Baird 70-17 11/17/1971 03/22/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-1
Townsend v. Swank 70-5021 11/08/1971 12/20/1971 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-0
Lake Carriers' Assn. v. Macmullan 71-422 03/22/1972 05/30/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Gooding v. Wilson 70-26 12/08/1971 03/23/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-2
Brooks v. Tennessee 71-5313 03/21/1972 06/07/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Adams v. Illinois 70-5038 12/07/1971 03/06/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-2
Operating Engineers v. Flair Builders, Inc. 71-41 04/10/1972 05/30/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Dukes v. Warden 71-5172 03/21/1972 05/15/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Pipefitters v. United States 70-74 01/11/1972 06/22/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-2
Mayer v. City Of Chicago 70-5040 10/14/1971 12/13/1971 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-0
United States v. Midwest Video Corp. 71-506 04/19/1972 06/07/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Evansville Airport v. Delta Airlines 70-99 02/23/1972 04/19/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-1
Pennsylvania v. New York 40 ORIG 03/29/1972 06/19/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Papachristou v. City Of Jacksonville 70-5030 12/08/1971 02/24/1972 William O. Douglas 7-0
NLRB v. Nash-Finch Co. 70-93 10/19/1971 12/06/1971 William O. Douglas 5-2