Cases - 1978 term

Case Docket No. Argued Decidedsort icon Majority Author Vote
Great American Federal Savings & Loan Association v. Novotny 78-753 04/18/1979 06/11/1979 Potter Stewart 6-3
Andrus v. Sierra Club 78-625 04/18/1979 06/11/1979 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9-0
Moore v. Sims 78-6 02/26/1979 06/11/1979 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Torres v. Puerto Rico 77-1609 01/10/1979 06/18/1979 Warren E. Burger 9-0
United States v. Rutherford 78-605 04/25/1979 06/18/1979 Thurgood Marshall 9-0
Sandstrom v. Montana 78-5384 04/18/1979 06/18/1979 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9-0
Touche Ross & Co. v. Redington 78-309 03/26/1979 06/18/1979 William H. Rehnquist 7-1
Helstoski v. Meanor 78-546 03/27/1979 06/18/1979 Warren E. Burger 7-1
United States v. Helstoski 78-349 03/27/1979 06/18/1979 Warren E. Burger 6-2
United Gas Pipe Line Co. v. Mccombs 78-17 02/22/1979 06/18/1979 Thurgood Marshall 8-0
Smith v. Maryland 78-5374 03/28/1979 06/20/1979 Harry A. Blackmun 5-3
Fare v. Michael C. 78-334 02/27/1979 06/20/1979 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Wilson v. Omaha Indian Tribe 78-160 03/21/1979 06/20/1979 Byron R. White 8-0
NLRB v. Baptist Hospital, Inc. 78-223 04/23/1979 06/20/1979 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9-0
Califano v. Yamasaki 77-1511 03/19/1979 06/20/1979 Harry A. Blackmun 8-0
Secy. Of Pub. Welf. v. Institutionalized Juveniles 77-1715 10/10/1978 06/20/1979 Warren E. Burger 6-3
Arkansas v. Sanders 77-1497 02/27/1979 06/20/1979 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 7-2
Mackey v. Montrym 77-69 11/29/1978 06/25/1979 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Brown v. Texas 77-6673 02/21/1979 06/25/1979 Warren E. Burger 9-0
Barry v. Barchi 77-803 11/07/1978 06/25/1979 Byron R. White 9-0
Michigan v. Defillippo 77-1680 02/21/1979 06/25/1979 Warren E. Burger 6-3
Califano v. Westcott 78-437 04/16/1979 06/25/1979 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Leroy v. Great Western United Corp. 78-759 04/17/1979 06/26/1979 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Smith v. Daily Mail Publishing Co. 78-482 03/20/1979 06/26/1979 Warren E. Burger 8-0
Baker v. Mccollan 78-752 04/23/1979 06/26/1979 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Hutchinson v. Proxmire 78-680 04/17/1979 06/26/1979 Warren E. Burger 8-1
Wolston v. Reader's Digest Assn., Inc. 78-5414 04/17/1979 06/26/1979 William H. Rehnquist 8-1
Federal Open Market Committee v. Merrill 77-1387 12/06/1978 06/27/1979 Harry A. Blackmun 7-2
Edmonds v. Compagnie Generale Transatl. 78-479 03/19/1979 06/27/1979 Byron R. White 5-3
United Steelworkers of America v. Weber 78-432 03/28/1979 06/27/1979 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-2
Califano v. Boles 78-808 04/25/1979 06/27/1979 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Jackson v. Virginia 78-5283 03/21/1979 06/27/1979 Potter Stewart 8-0
Columbus Board Of Education v. Penick 78-610 04/24/1979 07/02/1979 Byron R. White 7-2
Jones v. Wolf 78-91 01/16/1979 07/02/1979 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Washington v. Fishing Vessel Assn. 77-983 02/28/1979 07/02/1979 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Rose v. Mitchell 77-1701 01/16/1979 07/02/1979 Harry A. Blackmun 7-2
Dayton Board Of Education v. Brinkman 78-627 04/24/1979 07/02/1979 Byron R. White 5-4
Gannett Co. v. DePasquale 77-1301 11/07/1978 07/02/1979 Potter Stewart 5-4
Bellotti v. Baird 78-329 02/27/1979 07/02/1979 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8-1
Rose v. Mitchell 77-1701 01/16/1979 07/02/1979
Transamerica Mortgage Advisors, Inc. v. Lewis 77-1645 03/20/1979 11/13/1979 Potter Stewart 5-4
P. C. Pfeiffer Co. v. Ford 78-425 03/20/1979 11/27/1979 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9-0
Stafford v. Briggs 77-1546 04/24/1979 02/20/1980 Warren E. Burger 5-2
Payton v. New York 78-5420 03/26/1979 04/15/1980 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Williams v. Brown 78-357 03/19/1979 04/22/1980 6-3
Mobile v. Bolden 77-1844 03/19/1979 04/22/1980 Potter Stewart 6-3
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