Cases - 1977 term

Case Docket No.sort icon Argued Decided Majority Author Vote
United States v. New York Telephone Co. 76-835 10/03/1977 12/07/1977 Byron R. White 5-4
Regents of the University of California v. Bakke 76-811 10/12/1977 06/26/1978 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Regents of the University of California v. Bakke 76-811 10/12/1977 06/26/1978
Ballew v. Georgia 76-761 11/01/1977 03/21/1978 Harry A. Blackmun 9-0
Sears, Roebuck & Co. v. Carpenters 76-750 11/07/1977 05/15/1978 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Pfizer Inc. v. India 76-749 11/01/1977 01/11/1978 Potter Stewart 5-3
NLRB v. Iron Workers 76-719 10/31/1977 01/17/1978 Byron R. White 6-3
Butz v. Economou 76-709 11/07/1977 06/29/1978 Byron R. White 5-4
Lockett v. Ohio 76-6997 01/17/1978 07/03/1978 Warren E. Burger 7-1
Board Of Curators, Univ. Of Mo. v. Horowitz 76-695 11/07/1977 03/01/1978 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Lakeside v. Oregon 76-6942 01/18/1978 03/22/1978 Potter Stewart 6-2
Santa Clara Pueblo v. Martinez 76-682 11/29/1977 05/15/1978 Thurgood Marshall 7-1
Shell Oil Co. v. Dartt 76-678 11/07/1977 11/29/1977 4-4
Scott v. United States 76-6767 03/01/1978 05/15/1978 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
Greene v. Massey 76-6617 11/28/1977 06/14/1978 Warren E. Burger 8-0
Burks v. United States 76-6528 11/28/1977 06/14/1978 Warren E. Burger 8-0
Bell v. Ohio 76-6513 01/17/1978 07/03/1978 Warren E. Burger 7-1
Quilloin v. Walcott 76-6372 11/09/1977 01/10/1978 Thurgood Marshall 9-0
U.S. Steel Corp. v. Multistate Tax Comm. 76-635 10/11/1977 02/21/1978 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 7-2
Frank Lyon Co. v. United States 76-624 11/02/1977 04/18/1978 Harry A. Blackmun 7-2
Rinaldi v. United States 76-6194 11/07/1977 6-3
New York v. Cathedral Academy 76-616 10/03/1977 12/06/1977 Potter Stewart 6-3
Durst v. United States 76-5935 12/05/1977 02/22/1978 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8-0
Holloway v. Arkansas 76-5856 11/02/1977 04/03/1978 Warren E. Burger 6-3
Simpson v. United States 76-5761 11/01/1977 02/28/1978 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8-1
Oliphant v. Suquamish Indian Tribe 76-5729 01/09/1978 03/06/1978 William H. Rehnquist 6-2
Raymond Motor Transportation, Inc. v. Rice 76-558 11/08/1977 02/21/1978 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8-0
Moore v. Illinois 76-5344 10/03/1977 12/12/1977 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8-0
Browder v. Director, Ill. Dept. Of Corrections 76-5325 10/31/1977 01/10/1978 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9-0
Procunier v. Navarette 76-446 10/11/1977 02/22/1978 Byron R. White 7-2
Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Corp. v. NRDC 76-419 11/28/1977 04/03/1978 William H. Rehnquist 7-0
Citizens & Southern Nat. Bank v. Bougas 76-398 10/03/1977 11/08/1977 Harry A. Blackmun 9-0
Memphis Light, Gas & Water Div. v. Craft 76-39 11/02/1977 05/01/1978 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Oregon v. Mathiason 76-201 01/25/1977
Coopers & Lybrand v. Livesay 76-1836 03/22/1978 06/21/1978 John Paul Stevens 9-0
Slodov v. United States 76-1835 02/22/1978 05/22/1978 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Pennsylvania v. Mimms 76-1830 12/05/1977 6-3
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
United States v. Sotelo 76-1800 02/22/1978 05/22/1978 Thurgood Marshall 5-4
National Soc. Of Professional Engineers v. U.S. 76-1767 01/18/1978 04/25/1978 John Paul Stevens 8-0
Stump v. Sparkman 76-1750 01/10/1978 03/28/1978 Byron R. White 5-3
Mobil Oil Corp. v. Higginbotham 76-1726 01/10/1978 06/05/1978 John Paul Stevens 6-2
Washington Rev. Dept. v. Stevedoring Assn. 76-1706 01/16/1978 04/26/1978 Harry A. Blackmun 8-0
Tva v. Hill 76-1701 04/18/1978 06/15/1978 Warren E. Burger 6-3
United States v. Sheffield Board Of Comm'rs 76-1662 10/11/1977 03/06/1978 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
United States v. Sheffield Board Of Comm'rs 76-1662 10/11/1977 03/06/1978 7-2
Hutto v. Finney 76-1660 02/21/1978 06/23/1978 John Paul Stevens 5-4
Ohralik v. Ohio State Bar Assn. 76-1650 01/16/1978 05/30/1978 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8-0
United States v. Wheeler 76-1629 01/11/1978 03/22/1978 Potter Stewart 8-0