Cases - 1978 term

Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Author Votesort icon
United California Bank v. United States 77-1016 10/04/1978 12/11/1978 Byron R. White 6-3
Michigan v. Defillippo 77-1680 02/21/1979 06/25/1979 Warren E. Burger 6-3
Great American Federal Savings & Loan Association v. Novotny 78-753 04/18/1979 06/11/1979 Potter Stewart 6-3
Dunaway v. New York 78-5066 03/21/1979 06/05/1979 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-2
New York Transit Authority v. Beazer 77-1427 12/06/1978 03/21/1979 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Secy. Of Pub. Welf. v. Institutionalized Juveniles 77-1715 10/10/1978 06/20/1979 Warren E. Burger 6-3
Herbert v. Lando 77-1105 10/31/1978 04/18/1979 Byron R. White 6-3
Mobile v. Bolden 77-1844 03/19/1979 04/22/1980 Potter Stewart 6-3
Payton v. New York 78-5420 03/26/1979 04/15/1980 John Paul Stevens 6-3
United States v. Helstoski 78-349 03/27/1979 06/18/1979 Warren E. Burger 6-2
Rakas v. Illinois 77-5781 10/03/1978 12/05/1978 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Edmonds v. Compagnie Generale Transatl. 78-479 03/19/1979 06/27/1979 Byron R. White 5-3
Mackey v. Montrym 77-69 11/29/1978 06/25/1979 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Smith v. Maryland 78-5374 03/28/1979 06/20/1979 Harry A. Blackmun 5-3
Group Life & Health Ins. Co. v. Royal Drug Co. 77-952 10/11/1978 02/27/1979 Potter Stewart 5-4
Transamerica Mortgage Advisors, Inc. v. Lewis 77-1645 03/20/1979 11/13/1979 Potter Stewart 5-4
United Steelworkers of America v. Weber 78-432 03/28/1979 06/27/1979 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-2
Fare v. Michael C. 78-334 02/27/1979 06/20/1979 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Davis v. Passman 78-5072 02/27/1979 06/05/1979 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Stafford v. Briggs 77-1546 04/24/1979 02/20/1980 Warren E. Burger 5-2
Parker v. Randolph 78-99 03/20/1979 05/29/1979 William H. Rehnquist 5-3
Jones v. Wolf 78-91 01/16/1979 07/02/1979 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Califano v. Boles 78-808 04/25/1979 06/27/1979 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Oscar Mayer & Co. v. Evans 78-275 02/28/1979 05/21/1979 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Leis v. Flynt 77-1618 01/15/1979 5-3
Ambach v. Norwick 76-808 01/10/1979 04/17/1979 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Lalli v. Lalli 77-1115 10/04/1978 12/11/1978 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
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
Ulster County Court v. Allen 77-1554 02/22/1979 06/04/1979 John Paul Stevens 5-4
Detroit Edison Co. v. NLRB 77-968 11/06/1978 03/05/1979 Potter Stewart 5-4
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
Dalia v. United States 77-1722 01/09/1979 04/18/1979 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Greenholtz v. Nebraska Penal Inmates 78-201 01/17/1979 05/29/1979 Warren E. Burger 5-4
County Of Los Angeles v. Davis 77-1553 12/05/1978 03/27/1979 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Scott v. Illinois 77-1177 12/04/1978 03/05/1979 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Dougherty County Board of Education v. White 77-120 10/02/1978 11/28/1978 Thurgood Marshall 5-4
NLRB v. Catholic Bishop Of Chicago 77-752 10/30/1978 03/21/1979 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Moore v. Sims 78-6 02/26/1979 06/11/1979 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Caban v. Mohammed 77-6431 11/06/1978 04/24/1979 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Califano v. Westcott 78-437 04/16/1979 06/25/1979 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Massachusetts v. White 77-1388 11/28/1978 12/11/1978 4-4
FERC v. Shell Oil Co. 77-1652 01/15/1979 02/22/1979 4-4
Rose v. Mitchell 77-1701 01/16/1979 07/02/1979
Green v. Georgia 78-5944 05/29/1979