Cases - 1971 term

Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Author Votesort icon
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
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