Cases - 1977 term

Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Author Votesort icon
Crist v. Bretz 76-1200 11/01/1977 06/14/1978 Potter Stewart 6-3
Oliphant v. Suquamish Indian Tribe 76-5729 01/09/1978 03/06/1978 William H. Rehnquist 6-2
NLRB v. Iron Workers 76-719 10/31/1977 01/17/1978 Byron R. White 6-3
Ray v. Atlantic Richfield Co. 76-930 10/31/1977 03/06/1978 Byron R. White 6-3
Penn Central Transport Co. v. New York 77-444 04/17/1978 06/26/1978 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
California v. United States 77-285 03/28/1978 07/03/1978 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
United States v. Sheffield Board Of Comm'rs 76-1662 10/11/1977 03/06/1978 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
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
Massachusetts v. United States 76-1500 12/06/1977 03/29/1978 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-2
Los Angeles Dept. Of Water & Power v. Manhart 76-1810 01/18/1978 04/25/1978 John Paul Stevens 6-2
Rinaldi v. United States 76-6194 11/07/1977 6-3
Will v. Calvert Fire Ins. Co. 77-693 04/19/1978 06/23/1978 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Zurcher v. The Stanford Daily 76-1484 01/17/1978 05/31/1978 Byron R. White 5-3
Adamo Wrecking Co. v. United States 76-911 10/11/1977 01/10/1978 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
FCC v. Pacifica Foundation 77-528 04/18/1978 07/03/1978 John Paul Stevens 5-4
United States v. Scott 76-1382 02/21/1978 06/14/1978 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Fmc v. Pacific Maritime Assn. 76-938 12/07/1977 03/01/1978 Byron R. White 5-3
American Broadcasting Cos. v. Writers Guild 76-1121 12/05/1977 06/21/1978 Byron R. White 5-4
Marshall v. Barlow's, Inc. 76-1143 01/09/1978 05/23/1978 Byron R. White 5-3
Flagg Bros., Inc. v. Brooks 77-25 01/18/1978 05/15/1978 William H. Rehnquist 5-3
Nixon v. Warner Communications, Inc. 76-944 11/08/1977 04/18/1978 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Allied Structural Steel Co. v. Spannaus 77-747 04/25/1978 06/26/1978 Potter Stewart 5-3
United States v. California 5 ORIG 02/27/1978 05/15/1978 Potter Stewart 5-3
United States v. New York Telephone Co. 76-835 10/03/1977 12/07/1977 Byron R. White 5-4
Lafayette v. Louisiana Power & Light Co. 76-864 10/04/1977 03/29/1978 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
United States v. Lasalle National Bank 77-365 03/29/1978 06/19/1978 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Stump v. Sparkman 76-1750 01/10/1978 03/28/1978 Byron R. White 5-3
First National Bank Of Boston v. Bellotti 76-1172 11/09/1977 04/26/1978 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Key v. Doyle 76-1057 10/05/1977 11/14/1977 Potter Stewart 5-4
Regents of the University of California v. Bakke 76-811 10/12/1977 06/26/1978 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Pfizer Inc. v. India 76-749 11/01/1977 01/11/1978 Potter Stewart 5-3
Butz v. Economou 76-709 11/07/1977 06/29/1978 Byron R. White 5-4
Bordenkircher v. Hayes 76-1334 11/09/1977 01/18/1978 Potter Stewart 5-4
United States v. Sotelo 76-1800 02/22/1978 05/22/1978 Thurgood Marshall 5-4
Hutto v. Finney 76-1660 02/21/1978 06/23/1978 John Paul Stevens 5-4
United States v. New Mexico 77-510 04/24/1978 07/03/1978 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Houchins v. KQED Inc. 76-1310 11/29/1977 06/26/1978 Warren E. Burger 4-3
Malone v. White Motor Corp. 76-1184 01/10/1978 04/03/1978 Byron R. White 4-3
Shell Oil Co. v. Dartt 76-678 11/07/1977 11/29/1977 4-4
Carter v. Miller 76-1171 11/29/1977 01/17/1978 4-4
California v. Southland Royalty Co. 76-1114 12/07/1977 05/31/1978 Byron R. White 4-3
Regents of the University of California v. Bakke 76-811 10/12/1977 06/26/1978
Oregon v. Mathiason 76-201 01/25/1977