Cases - 1979 term

Case Docket No.sort icon Argued Decided Majority Author Vote
Andrus v. Shell Oil Co. 78-1815 01/15/1980 06/02/1980 Warren E. Burger 6-3
United States v. Mendenhall 78-1821 02/19/1980 05/27/1980 Potter Stewart 5-4
Cuyler v. Sullivan 78-1832 02/20/1980 05/12/1980 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8-1
City Of Rome v. United States 78-1840 10/10/1979 04/22/1980 Thurgood Marshall 6-3
Illinois v. Vitale 78-1845 01/08/1980 06/19/1980 Byron R. White 5-4
Walker v. Armco Steel Corp. 78-1862 01/08/1980 06/02/1980 Thurgood Marshall 9-0
Whirlpool Corp. v. Marshall 78-1870 01/09/1980 02/26/1980 Potter Stewart 9-0
Snepp v. United States 78-1871 02/19/1980 6-3
Massachusetts v. Meehan 78-1874 01/09/1980 02/26/1980 9-0
Maher v. Gagne 78-1888 01/09/1980 06/25/1980 John Paul Stevens 9-0
Harrison v. Ppg Industries, Inc. 78-1918 01/16/1980 05/27/1980 Potter Stewart 7-2
Estes v. Metropolitan Branches, Dallas NAACP 78-253 10/29/1979 01/21/1980 5-3
Whalen v. United States 78-5471 11/27/1979 04/16/1980 Potter Stewart 7-2
Trammel v. United States 78-5705 10/29/1979 02/27/1980 Warren E. Burger 9-0
United States Parole Comm'n v. Geraghty 78-572 10/02/1979 03/19/1980 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Ybarra v. Illinois 78-5937 10/09/1979 11/28/1979 Potter Stewart 6-3
Ferri v. Ackerman 78-5981 10/02/1979 12/04/1979 John Paul Stevens 9-0
Secretary Of Navy v. Huff 78-599 11/06/1979 01/21/1980 5-3
Busic v. United States 78-6020 02/27/1980 05/19/1980 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Washington v. Confederated Tribes 78-630 10/09/1979 06/10/1980 Byron R. White 6-3
Rummel v. Estelle 78-6386 01/07/1980 03/18/1980 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Beck v. Alabama 78-6621 02/20/1980 06/20/1980 John Paul Stevens 7-2
Jenkins v. Anderson 78-6809 01/08/1980 06/10/1980 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 7-2
Hicks v. Oklahoma 78-6885 03/26/1980 06/16/1980 Potter Stewart 8-1
Godfrey v. Georgia 78-6899 02/20/1980 05/19/1980 Potter Stewart 6-3
Kaiser Aetna v. United States 78-738 10/01/1979 12/04/1979 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Andrus v. Allard 78-740 10/01/1979 11/27/1979 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9-0
Ohio v. Roberts 78-756 11/26/1979 06/25/1980 Harry A. Blackmun 6-3
United States v. Crews 78-777 10/31/1979 03/25/1980 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8-0
NLRB v. Yeshiva University 78-857 10/10/1979 02/20/1980 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Board Of Education, New York City v. Harris 78-873 10/09/1979 11/28/1979 Harry A. Blackmun 6-3
Deposit Guaranty Nat. Bank v. Roper 78-904 10/02/1979 03/19/1980 Warren E. Burger 7-2
Industrial Union Dept. v. Amer. Petroleum Inst. 78-911 10/10/1979 07/02/1980 John Paul Stevens 5-4
Rush v. Savchuk 78-952 10/03/1979 01/21/1980 Thurgood Marshall 7-2
Perrin v. United States 78-959 10/03/1979 11/27/1979 Warren E. Burger 8-0
United States v. Apfelbaum 78-972 12/03/1979 03/03/1980 William H. Rehnquist 9-0
United States v. Bailey 78-990 11/07/1979 01/21/1980 William H. Rehnquist 6-2
American Export Lines, Inc. v. Alvez 79-1 02/26/1980 05/12/1980 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-0
Curtiss-Wright Corp. v. General Electric Co. 79-105 01/14/1980 04/22/1980 Warren E. Burger 9-0
NLRB v. Longshoremen 79-1082 04/22/1980 06/20/1980 Thurgood Marshall 5-4
Thomas v. Washington Gas Light Co. 79-116 03/19/1980 06/27/1980 John Paul Stevens 7-2
United States v. Henry 79-121 01/16/1980 06/16/1980 Warren E. Burger 6-3
Harris v. McRae 79-1268 04/21/1980 06/30/1980 Potter Stewart 5-4
Consolidated Edison Co. v. Public Ser v. Comm'n 79-134 03/17/1980 06/20/1980 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 7-2
Diamond v. Chakrabarty 79-136 03/17/1980 06/16/1980 Warren E. Burger 5-4
New York Gaslight Club, Inc. v. Carey 79-192 02/19/1980 06/09/1980 Harry A. Blackmun 7-2
Supreme Court Of Va. v. Consumers Union 79-198 02/19/1980 06/02/1980 Byron R. White 8-0
Richmond Newspapers Inc. v. Virginia 79-243 02/19/1980 07/02/1980 Warren E. Burger 7-1
United States v. Salvucci 79-244 03/26/1980 06/25/1980 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
Marshall v. Jerrico, Inc. 79-253 03/19/1980 04/28/1980 Thurgood Marshall 9-0