Cases - 1971 term

Case Docket No.sort icon Argued Decided Majority Author Vote
Police Dept. of Chicago v. Mosley 70-87 01/19/1972 06/26/1972 Thurgood Marshall 9-0
United States v. Tucker 70-86 11/11/1971 01/11/1972 Potter Stewart 5-2
Branzburg v. Hayes 70-85 02/22/1972 06/29/1972
United States v. Topco Associates 70-82 11/16/1971 03/29/1972 Thurgood Marshall 6-1
Reliance Electric Co. v. Emerson Electric Co. 70-79 11/10/1971 01/11/1972 Potter Stewart 4-3
Affiliated Ute Citizens v. United States 70-78 10/18/1971 04/24/1972 Harry A. Blackmun 7-0
North Carolina v. Rice 70-77 10/12/1971 12/14/1971 6-1
Moose Lodge No. 107 v. Irvis 70-75 02/28/1972 06/12/1972 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Pipefitters v. United States 70-74 01/11/1972 06/22/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-2
Miller v. California 70-73 01/18/1972 06/21/1973 Warren E. Burger 5-4
United States v. Chas. Pfizer & Co., Inc. 70-72 01/12/1972 01/24/1972 3-3
United States v. Bass 70-71 10/18/1971 12/20/1971 Thurgood Marshall 5-2
Ftc v. Sperry & Hutchinson Co. 70-70 11/15/1971 03/01/1972 Byron R. White 7-0
Sarno v. Illinois Crime Comm'n 70-7 01/11/1972 05/22/1972 5-2
United States v. Orito 70-69 01/19/1972 06/21/1973 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Roudebush v. Hartke 70-66 12/13/1971 02/23/1972 Potter Stewart 5-2
NLRB v. Plasterers' Union 70-63 10/13/1971 12/06/1971 Byron R. White 7-0
SEC v. Medical Committee For Human Rights 70-61 11/10/1971 01/10/1972 Thurgood Marshall 6-1
Supt. Of Insurance v. Bankers Life & Cas. Co. 70-60 10/13/1971 11/08/1971 William O. Douglas 7-0
Swarb v. Lennox 70-6 11/09/1971 02/24/1972 Harry A. Blackmun 6-1
Fein v. Selective Service System 70-58 10/12/1971 03/21/1972 Harry A. Blackmun 4-3
United States v. Caldwell 70-57 02/22/1972 06/29/1972
Bd. Of Regents v. New Left Education Project 70-55 12/06/1971 01/24/1972 Byron R. White 6-1
Victory Carriers, Inc. v. Law 70-54 10/18/1971 12/13/1971 Byron R. White 5-2
Loper v. Beto 70-5388 01/13/1972 03/22/1972 Potter Stewart 5-4
Willis v. Prudential Insurance Company Of America 70-5344 02/28/1972 03/20/1972 4-4
Wilwording v. Swenson 70-5308 12/14/1971 6-1
Richardson v. Belcher 70-53 10/13/1971 11/22/1971 Potter Stewart 4-3
Murel v. Baltimore City Criminal Court 70-5276 03/28/1972 06/19/1972 8-1
United States v. Mississippi Chemical Corp. 70-52 01/10/1972 03/06/1972 Thurgood Marshall 8-0
Duncan v. Tennessee 70-5122 01/13/1972 02/23/1972 6-3
Weber v. Aetna Casualty & Surety Co. 70-5112 02/28/1972 04/24/1972 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8-1
Grayned v. City Of Rockford 70-5106 01/19/1972 06/26/1972 Thurgood Marshall 9-0
Grayned v. City Of Rockford 70-5106 01/19/1972 06/26/1972 8-1
Mcclanahan v. Morauer & Hartzell, Inc. 70-5097 10/21/1971 11/08/1971 6-1
Carter v. Stanton 70-5082 11/08/1971 04/03/1972 7-0
Boyd v. Dutton 70-5075 02/22/1972 5-4
Jefferson v. Hackney 70-5064 02/22/1972 05/30/1972 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Kirby v. Illinois 70-5061 11/11/1971 06/07/1972 Potter Stewart 5-4
Lynch v. Household Finance Corp. 70-5058 12/07/1971 03/23/1972 Potter Stewart 7-0
Smith v. Florida 70-5055 12/08/1971 02/24/1972 William O. Douglas 7-0
Lindsey v. Normet 70-5045 11/15/1971 02/23/1972 Byron R. White 5-2
Britt v. North Carolina 70-5041 10/14/1971 12/13/1971 Thurgood Marshall 5-2
Mayer v. City Of Chicago 70-5040 10/14/1971 12/13/1971 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-0
Fuentes v. Shevin 70-5039 11/09/1971 06/12/1972 Potter Stewart 4-3
Adams v. Illinois 70-5038 12/07/1971 03/06/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-2
Lego v. Twomey 70-5037 11/11/1971 01/12/1972 Byron R. White 4-3
Love v. Pullman Co. 70-5033 11/16/1971 01/17/1972 Potter Stewart 7-0
Papachristou v. City Of Jacksonville 70-5030 12/08/1971 02/24/1972 William O. Douglas 7-0
Alexander v. Louisiana 70-5026 12/06/1971 04/03/1972 Byron R. White 7-0