Cases - 1972 term

Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Author Votesort icon
O'brien v. Brown 72-34 07/07/1972
Fri v. Sierra Club 72-804 04/18/1973 06/11/1973 4-4
Richmond School Board v. Board Of Educ. 72-549 04/23/1973 05/21/1973 4-4
United States v. First Nat. Bancorporation 71-703 10/16/1972 02/28/1973 4-4
Otter Tail Power Co. v. United States 71-991 12/05/1972 02/22/1973 William O. Douglas 4-3
Cady v. Dombrowski 72-586 03/21/1973 06/21/1973 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Heller v. New York 71-1043 11/14/1972 06/25/1973 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Illinois v. Somerville 71-692 11/13/1972 02/27/1973 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Neil v. Biggers 71-586 10/18/1972 12/06/1972 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-3
United States v. Russell 71-1585 02/27/1973 04/24/1973 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Almota Farmers Elevator & Whse. Co. v. U.S. 71-951 10/18/1972 01/16/1973 Potter Stewart 5-4
Mahan v. Howell 71-364 12/12/1972 02/21/1973 William H. Rehnquist 5-3
Colgrove v. Battin 71-1442 01/17/1973 06/21/1973 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
United States v. Enmons 71-1193 12/04/1972 02/22/1973 Potter Stewart 5-4
Atchison, T. & S. F. R. Co. v. Wichita Bd. Of Trade 72-214 02/28/1973 06/18/1973 Thurgood Marshall 5-3
Gosa v. Mayden 71-6314 12/04/1972 06/25/1973 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Ricci v. Chicago Mercantile Exchange 71-858 10/18/1972 01/09/1973 Byron R. White 5-4
Doe v. Mcmillan 71-6356 12/13/1972 05/29/1973 Byron R. White 5-4
Ortwein v. Schwab 72-5431 03/05/1973 5-4
Chaffin v. Stynchcombe 71-6732 02/22/1973 05/21/1973 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
San Antonio Independent School Dis. v. Rodriguez 71-1332 10/12/1972 03/21/1973 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Paris Adult Theatre v. Slaton 71-1051 10/19/1972 06/21/1973 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Almeida-Sanchez v. United States 71-6278 03/19/1973 06/21/1973 Potter Stewart 5-4
Mourning v. Family Publications Service, Inc. 71-829 11/09/1972 04/24/1973 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Kaplan v. California 71-1422 10/19/1972 06/21/1973 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Rosario v. Rockefeller 71-1371 12/13/1972 03/21/1973 Potter Stewart 5-4
Linda R. S. v. Richard D. 71-6078 12/06/1972 03/05/1973 Thurgood Marshall 5-4
Epa v. Mink 71-909 11/09/1972 01/22/1973 Byron R. White 5-3
Alexander v. Virginia 71-1315 10/19/1972 06/25/1973 5-4
U.S. Dept. Of Agriculture v. Murry 72-848 04/23/1973 06/25/1973 William O. Douglas 5-4
United States v. Fuller 71-559 10/18/1972 01/16/1973 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Broadrick v. Oklahoma 71-1639 03/26/1973 06/25/1973 Byron R. White 5-4
United States v. Kras 71-749 10/18/1972 01/10/1973 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
City Of Burbank v. Lockheed Air Terminal 71-1637 02/20/1973 05/14/1973 William O. Douglas 5-4
Lemon v. Kurtzman 71-1470 11/08/1972 04/02/1973 Warren E. Burger 5-3
Goldstein v. California 71-1192 12/13/1972 06/18/1973 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Pittsburgh Press Co. v. Human Rel. Comm'n 72-419 03/20/1973 06/21/1973 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
United States v. Falstaff Brewing Corp. 71-873 10/17/1972 02/28/1973 Byron R. White 5-2
United States v. Chicago, B. &. Q. R. Co. 72-90 02/26/1973 06/04/1973 Harry A. Blackmun 6-2
United States v. Scrap 72-535 02/28/1973 06/18/1973 Potter Stewart 6-2
Gaffney v. Cummings 71-1476 02/26/1973 06/18/1973 Byron R. White 6-3
Committee For Public Education v. Nyquist 72-694 04/16/1973 06/25/1973 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Sloan v. Lemon 72-459 04/16/1973 06/25/1973 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Associated Enterprises, Inc. v. Toltec District 71-1069 01/08/1973 03/20/1973 6-3
Kern County Land Co. v. Occidental Corp. 71-1059 12/05/1972 05/07/1973 Byron R. White 6-3
Keeble v. United States 72-5323 03/27/1973 05/29/1973 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Hall v. Cole 72-630 03/21/1973 05/21/1973 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-2
Union Oil Co. v. The San Jacinto 71-900 10/17/1972 12/05/1972 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Tidewater Oil Co. v. United States 71-366 10/11/1972 12/06/1972 Thurgood Marshall 6-3
Georgia v. United States 72-75 02/21/1973 05/07/1973 Potter Stewart 6-3
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