Cases - 1977 term

Case Docket No. Argued Decidedsort icon Majority Author Vote
Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Corp. v. NRDC 76-419 11/28/1977 04/03/1978 William H. Rehnquist 7-0
Malone v. White Motor Corp. 76-1184 01/10/1978 04/03/1978 Byron R. White 4-3
Holloway v. Arkansas 76-5856 11/02/1977 04/03/1978 Warren E. Burger 6-3
Frank Lyon Co. v. United States 76-624 11/02/1977 04/18/1978 Harry A. Blackmun 7-2
Nixon v. Warner Communications, Inc. 76-944 11/08/1977 04/18/1978 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Elkins v. Moreno 77-154 02/22/1978 04/19/1978 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Mcdaniel v. Paty 76-1427 12/05/1977 04/19/1978 Warren E. Burger 8-0
National Soc. Of Professional Engineers v. U.S. 76-1767 01/18/1978 04/25/1978 John Paul Stevens 8-0
Los Angeles Dept. Of Water & Power v. Manhart 76-1810 01/18/1978 04/25/1978 John Paul Stevens 6-2
Los Angeles Dept. Of Water & Power v. Manhart 76-1810 01/18/1978 04/25/1978 7-1
Washington Rev. Dept. v. Stevedoring Assn. 76-1706 01/16/1978 04/26/1978 Harry A. Blackmun 8-0
First National Bank Of Boston v. Bellotti 76-1172 11/09/1977 04/26/1978 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Landmark Communications, Inc. v. Virginia 76-1450 01/11/1978 05/01/1978 Warren E. Burger 7-0
Memphis Light, Gas & Water Div. v. Craft 76-39 11/02/1977 05/01/1978 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
United States v. Jacobs 76-1193 12/07/1977 05/01/1978 9-0
United States v. Macdonald 75-1892 01/09/1978 05/01/1978 Harry A. Blackmun 8-0
Scott v. United States 76-6767 03/01/1978 05/15/1978 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
Sears, Roebuck & Co. v. Carpenters 76-750 11/07/1977 05/15/1978 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Flagg Bros., Inc. v. Brooks 77-25 01/18/1978 05/15/1978 William H. Rehnquist 5-3
United States v. California 5 ORIG 02/27/1978 05/15/1978 Potter Stewart 5-3
Kulko v. California Superior Court 77-293 03/29/1978 05/15/1978 Thurgood Marshall 6-3
SEC v. Sloan 76-1607 03/27/1978 05/15/1978 William H. Rehnquist 9-0
Santa Clara Pueblo v. Martinez 76-682 11/29/1977 05/15/1978 Thurgood Marshall 7-1
Slodov v. United States 76-1835 02/22/1978 05/22/1978 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
United States v. Sotelo 76-1800 02/22/1978 05/22/1978 Thurgood Marshall 5-4
Vitek v. Jones 77-888 04/24/1978 05/23/1978 8-1
Marshall v. Barlow's, Inc. 76-1143 01/09/1978 05/23/1978 Byron R. White 5-3
Baldwin v. Fish & Game Commission of Montana 76-1150 10/05/1977 05/23/1978 Harry A. Blackmun 6-3
Pinkus v. United States 77-39 02/28/1978 05/23/1978 Warren E. Burger 8-1
United States v. Mauro 76-1596 02/27/1978 05/23/1978 Byron R. White 9-0
In Re Primus 77-56 01/16/1978 05/30/1978 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 7-1
Taylor v. Kentucky 77-5549 03/27/1978 05/30/1978 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 7-2
Ohralik v. Ohio State Bar Assn. 76-1650 01/16/1978 05/30/1978 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8-0
Zurcher v. The Stanford Daily 76-1484 01/17/1978 05/31/1978 Byron R. White 5-3
Michigan v. Tyler 76-1608 01/10/1978 05/31/1978 Potter Stewart 7-1
Robertson v. Wegmann 77-178 03/21/1978 05/31/1978 Thurgood Marshall 6-3
Andrus v. Charlestone Stone Products Co. 77-380 04/18/1978 05/31/1978 Thurgood Marshall 9-0
California v. Southland Royalty Co. 76-1114 12/07/1977 05/31/1978 Byron R. White 4-3
Mobil Oil Corp. v. Higginbotham 76-1726 01/10/1978 06/05/1978 John Paul Stevens 6-2
Monell v. New York City Dept. Of Social Services 75-1914 11/02/1977 06/06/1978 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Quern v. Mandley 76-1159 11/30/1977 06/06/1978 Potter Stewart 8-0
Agosto v. Ins 76-1410 02/28/1978 06/06/1978 Thurgood Marshall 7-2
Trans Alaska Pipeline Rate Cases 77-452 03/28/1978 06/06/1978 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8-0
National Broiler Marketing Assn. v. U.S. 77-117 02/21/1978 06/12/1978 Harry A. Blackmun 7-2
FCC v. National Citizens Committee for Broadcasting 76-1471 01/16/1978 06/12/1978 Thurgood Marshall 8-0
Sanabria v. United States 76-1040 11/08/1977 06/14/1978 Thurgood Marshall 7-2
United States v. Scott 76-1382 02/21/1978 06/14/1978 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Crist v. Bretz 76-1200 11/01/1977 06/14/1978 Potter Stewart 6-3
Burks v. United States 76-6528 11/28/1977 06/14/1978 Warren E. Burger 8-0
Greene v. Massey 76-6617 11/28/1977 06/14/1978 Warren E. Burger 8-0