Cases - 1977 term

Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Author Vote
Richmond Unified School District v. Berg 75-1069 10/05/1977 12/06/1977 9-0
Rinaldi v. United States 76-6194 11/07/1977 6-3
Robertson v. Wegmann 77-178 03/21/1978 05/31/1978 Thurgood Marshall 6-3
Sanabria v. United States 76-1040 11/08/1977 06/14/1978 Thurgood Marshall 7-2
Santa Clara Pueblo v. Martinez 76-682 11/29/1977 05/15/1978 Thurgood Marshall 7-1
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
SEC v. Sloan 76-1607 03/27/1978 05/15/1978 William H. Rehnquist 9-0
Shell Oil Co. v. Dartt 76-678 11/07/1977 11/29/1977 4-4
Simpson v. United States 76-5761 11/01/1977 02/28/1978 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8-1
Slodov v. United States 76-1835 02/22/1978 05/22/1978 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
St. Paul Fire & Marine Ins. Co. v. Barry 77-240 03/27/1978 06/29/1978 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 7-2
Stump v. Sparkman 76-1750 01/10/1978 03/28/1978 Byron R. White 5-3
Swisher v. Brady 77-653 03/29/1978 06/26/1978 Warren E. Burger 6-3
Taylor v. Kentucky 77-5549 03/27/1978 05/30/1978 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 7-2
Trans Alaska Pipeline Rate Cases 77-452 03/28/1978 06/06/1978 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8-0
Tva v. Hill 76-1701 04/18/1978 06/15/1978 Warren E. Burger 6-3
U.S. Steel Corp. v. Multistate Tax Comm. 76-635 10/11/1977 02/21/1978 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 7-2
United Air Lines, Inc. v. Mcmann 76-906 10/04/1977 12/12/1977 Warren E. Burger 7-2
United States v. California 5 ORIG 02/27/1978 05/15/1978 Potter Stewart 5-3
United States v. Ceccolini 76-1151 12/05/1977 03/21/1978 William H. Rehnquist 6-2
United States v. Culbert 77-142 01/11/1978 03/28/1978 Thurgood Marshall 8-0
United States v. Grayson 76-1572 02/22/1978 06/26/1978 Warren E. Burger 6-3
United States v. Jacobs 76-1193 12/07/1977 05/01/1978 9-0
United States v. John 77-836 04/19/1978 06/23/1978 Harry A. Blackmun 9-0
United States v. Lasalle National Bank 77-365 03/29/1978 06/19/1978 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
United States v. Macdonald 75-1892 01/09/1978 05/01/1978 Harry A. Blackmun 8-0
United States v. Mauro 76-1596 02/27/1978 05/23/1978 Byron R. White 9-0
United States v. New Mexico 77-510 04/24/1978 07/03/1978 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
United States v. New York Telephone Co. 76-835 10/03/1977 12/07/1977 Byron R. White 5-4
United States v. Scott 76-1382 02/21/1978 06/14/1978 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
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
United States v. Sotelo 76-1800 02/22/1978 05/22/1978 Thurgood Marshall 5-4
United States v. United States Gypsum Co. 76-1560 03/01/1978 06/29/1978 Warren E. Burger 7-1
United States v. Wheeler 76-1629 01/11/1978 03/22/1978 Potter Stewart 8-0
Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Corp. v. NRDC 76-419 11/28/1977 04/03/1978 William H. Rehnquist 7-0
Vitek v. Jones 77-888 04/24/1978 05/23/1978 8-1
Washington Rev. Dept. v. Stevedoring Assn. 76-1706 01/16/1978 04/26/1978 Harry A. Blackmun 8-0
Will v. Calvert Fire Ins. Co. 77-693 04/19/1978 06/23/1978 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Wise v. Lipscomb 77-529 04/25/1978 06/22/1978 Byron R. White 6-3
Zablocki v. Redhail 76-879 10/04/1977 01/18/1978 Thurgood Marshall 8-1
Zenith Radio Corp. v. United States 77-539 04/25/1978 06/21/1978 Thurgood Marshall 9-0
Zurcher v. The Stanford Daily 76-1484 01/17/1978 05/31/1978 Byron R. White 5-3