Cases - 1978 term

Case Docket No. Argued Decidedsort icon Majority Author Vote
County Of Los Angeles v. Davis 77-1553 12/05/1978 03/27/1979 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
United States v. Caceres 76-1309 01/08/1979 04/02/1979 John Paul Stevens 7-2
FCC v. Midwest Video Corp. 77-1575 01/10/1979 04/02/1979 Byron R. White 6-3
United States v. Kimbell Foods, Inc. 77-1359 01/08/1979 04/02/1979 Thurgood Marshall 9-0
Broadcast Music, Inc. v. Cbs 77-1578 01/15/1979 04/17/1979 Byron R. White 8-1
Alexander v. U.S. Dept. Of HUD 77-874 12/05/1978 04/17/1979 Thurgood Marshall 9-0
Burch v. Louisiana 78-90 02/22/1979 04/17/1979 William H. Rehnquist 9-0
Gladstone, Realtors v. Village Of Bellwood 77-1493 11/29/1978 04/17/1979 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 7-2
Ambach v. Norwick 76-808 01/10/1979 04/17/1979 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Douglas Oil Co. v. Petrol Stops Northwest 77-1547 12/05/1978 04/18/1979 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Chrysler Corp. v. Brown 77-922 11/08/1978 04/18/1979 William H. Rehnquist 9-0
Arizona Public Service Co. v. Snead 77-1810 02/26/1979 04/18/1979 Potter Stewart 9-0
Dalia v. United States 77-1722 01/09/1979 04/18/1979 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Herbert v. Lando 77-1105 10/31/1978 04/18/1979 Byron R. White 6-3
Hughes v. Oklahoma 77-1439 01/09/1979 04/24/1979 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
North Carolina v. Butler 78-354 03/27/1979 04/24/1979 Potter Stewart 5-3
Parham v. Hughes 78-3 01/15/1979 04/24/1979 Potter Stewart 5-4
Caban v. Mohammed 77-6431 11/06/1978 04/24/1979 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Japan Line, Ltd. v. County Of Los Angeles 77-1378 01/08/1979 04/30/1979 Harry A. Blackmun 8-1
Addington v. Texas 77-5992 11/28/1978 04/30/1979 Warren E. Burger 8-0
Smith v. Arkansas State Highway Employees 78-1223 04/30/1979 7-1
Toll v. Moreno 77-154 02/22/1979 04/30/1979 9-0
Chapman v. Houston Welfare Rights Org. 77-719 10/02/1978 05/14/1979 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Burks v. Lasker 77-1724 01/17/1979 05/14/1979 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8-0
Cannon v. University Of Chicago 77-926 01/09/1979 05/14/1979 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Ford Motor Co. v. NLRB 77-1806 02/28/1979 05/14/1979 Byron R. White 9-0
United States v. 564.54 Acres Of Land 78-488 03/27/1979 05/14/1979 Thurgood Marshall 8-0
Bell v. Wolfish 77-1829 01/16/1979 05/14/1979 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Oscar Mayer & Co. v. Evans 78-275 02/28/1979 05/21/1979 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
United States v. Naftalin 78-561 03/26/1979 05/21/1979 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8-0
Kentucky v. Whorton 78-749 04/16/1979 05/21/1979 6-3
United States v. Timmreck 78-744 04/16/1979 05/21/1979 John Paul Stevens 9-0
Parker v. Randolph 78-99 03/20/1979 05/29/1979 William H. Rehnquist 5-3
Electrical Workers v. Foust 78-38 02/26/1979 05/29/1979 Thurgood Marshall 9-0
Greenholtz v. Nebraska Penal Inmates 78-201 01/17/1979 05/29/1979 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Green v. Georgia 78-5944 05/29/1979
Dunn v. United States 77-6949 03/28/1979 06/04/1979 Thurgood Marshall 8-0
United States v. Batchelder 78-776 04/18/1979 06/04/1979 Thurgood Marshall 9-0
Brown v. Felsen 78-58 02/21/1979 06/04/1979 Harry A. Blackmun 9-0
Marchioro v. Chaney 78-647 03/26/1979 06/04/1979 John Paul Stevens 8-0
Ulster County Court v. Allen 77-1554 02/22/1979 06/04/1979 John Paul Stevens 5-4
United States v. Addonizio 78-156 03/27/1979 06/04/1979 John Paul Stevens 7-0
Babbitt v. Farm Workers 78-225 02/21/1979 06/05/1979 Byron R. White 7-2
Davis v. Passman 78-5072 02/27/1979 06/05/1979 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Personnel Administrator MA v. Feeney 78-233 02/26/1979 06/05/1979 Potter Stewart 7-2
Dunaway v. New York 78-5066 03/21/1979 06/05/1979 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-2
Lo-Ji Sales, Inc. v. New York 78-511 04/16/1979 06/11/1979 Warren E. Burger 9-0
Southeastern Community College v. Davis 78-711 04/23/1979 06/11/1979 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9-0
Southern R. Co. v. Seaboard Allied Milling Corp. 78-575 04/23/1979 06/11/1979 John Paul Stevens 8-0
Reiter v. Sonotone Corp. 78-690 04/25/1979 06/11/1979 Warren E. Burger 8-0
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