Cases - 1979 term

Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Author Votesort icon
Sears, Roebuck and Co. v. County of Los Angeles and City of Compton 78-1577 01/15/1980
Robert Michael Fungaroli v. Judith Diane Fungaroli 79-492 04/16/1980
California Brewers Assn. v. Bryant 78-1548 11/27/1979 02/20/1980 Potter Stewart 4-3
Diamond v. Chakrabarty 79-136 03/17/1980 06/16/1980 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Reeves Inc. v. Stake 79-677 04/16/1980 06/19/1980 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
NLRB v. Yeshiva University 78-857 10/10/1979 02/20/1980 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Central Machinery Co. v. Arizona Tax Comm'n 78-1604 01/14/1980 06/27/1980 Thurgood Marshall 5-4
Vance v. Terrazas 78-1143 10/30/1979 01/15/1980 Byron R. White 5-4
Brown v. Glines 78-1006 11/06/1979 01/21/1980 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-3
Estes v. Metropolitan Branches, Dallas NAACP 78-253 10/29/1979 01/21/1980 5-3
Vance v. Universal Amusement Co. 78-1588 11/28/1979 03/18/1980 5-4
United States v. Raddatz 79-8 02/25/1980 06/23/1980 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Williams v. Zbaraz 79-4 04/21/1980 06/30/1980 Potter Stewart 5-4
Nachman Corp. v. Pension Benefit Guar. Corp. 78-1557 01/07/1980 05/12/1980 John Paul Stevens 5-4
Industrial Union Dept. v. Amer. Petroleum Inst. 78-911 10/10/1979 07/02/1980 John Paul Stevens 5-4
United States v. Havens 79-305 03/19/1980 05/27/1980 Byron R. White 5-4
Walter v. United States 79-67 02/26/1980 06/20/1980 John Paul Stevens 5-4
Baldasar v. Illinois 77-6219 11/26/1979 04/22/1980 5-4
Rummel v. Estelle 78-6386 01/07/1980 03/18/1980 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
United States v. Mendenhall 78-1821 02/19/1980 05/27/1980 Potter Stewart 5-4
United States v. Louisiana 9 ORIG 03/18/1980 04/28/1980 Harry A. Blackmun 5-3
Harris v. McRae 79-1268 04/21/1980 06/30/1980 Potter Stewart 5-4
Owen v. City Of Independence 78-1779 01/08/1980 04/16/1980 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Secretary Of Navy v. Huff 78-599 11/06/1979 01/21/1980 5-3
United States v. Mitchell 78-1756 12/03/1979 04/15/1980 Thurgood Marshall 5-3
General Telephone Co. v. EEOC 79-488 03/25/1980 05/12/1980 Byron R. White 5-4
United States Parole Comm'n v. Geraghty 78-572 10/02/1979 03/19/1980 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Illinois v. Vitale 78-1845 01/08/1980 06/19/1980 Byron R. White 5-4
NLRB v. Longshoremen 79-1082 04/22/1980 06/20/1980 Thurgood Marshall 5-4
Andrus v. Utah 78-1522 12/05/1979 05/19/1980 John Paul Stevens 5-4
Vitek v. Jones 78-1155 12/05/1979 03/25/1980 Byron R. White 5-4
Dawson Chemical Co. v. Rohm & Haas Co. 79-669 04/21/1980 06/27/1980 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Committee For Public Education v. Regan 78-1369 11/27/1979 02/20/1980 Byron R. White 5-4
Kissinger v. Reporters Committee 78-1088 10/31/1979 03/03/1980 William H. Rehnquist 5-2
White Mountain Apache Tribe v. Bracker 78-1177 01/14/1980 06/27/1980 Thurgood Marshall 6-3
Bifulco v. United States 79-5010 02/27/1980 06/16/1980 Harry A. Blackmun 6-3
United States v. Henry 79-121 01/16/1980 06/16/1980 Warren E. Burger 6-3
Fullilove v. Klutznick 78-1007 11/27/1979 07/02/1980 Warren E. Burger 6-3
Rhode Island v. Innis 78-1076 10/30/1979 05/12/1980 Potter Stewart 6-3
Brown v. Louisiana 79-5364 03/25/1980 06/16/1980 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Mohasco Corp. v. Silver 79-616 03/25/1980 06/23/1980 John Paul Stevens 6-3
World-Wide Volkswagen Corp. v. Woodson 78-1078 10/03/1979 01/21/1980 Byron R. White 6-3
Ohio v. Kentucky 27 ORIG 12/03/1979 01/21/1980 Harry A. Blackmun 6-3
United States v. Euge 78-1453 11/26/1979 02/20/1980 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Maine v. Thiboutot 79-838 04/22/1980 06/25/1980 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Aaron v. SEC 79-66 02/25/1980 06/02/1980 Potter Stewart 6-3
NLRB v. Retail Store Employees 79-672 04/15/1980 06/20/1980 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Busic v. United States 78-6020 02/27/1980 05/19/1980 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Chiarella v. United States 78-1202 11/05/1979 03/18/1980 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Ohio v. Roberts 78-756 11/26/1979 06/25/1980 Harry A. Blackmun 6-3