Cases - 1979 term

Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Author Votesort icon
Ybarra v. Illinois 78-5937 10/09/1979 11/28/1979 Potter Stewart 6-3
Lewis v. United States 78-1595 01/07/1980 02/27/1980 Harry A. Blackmun 6-3
United States v. Bailey 78-990 11/07/1979 01/21/1980 William H. Rehnquist 6-2
Godfrey v. Georgia 78-6899 02/20/1980 05/19/1980 Potter Stewart 6-3
Mobil Oil Corp. v. Commissioner Of Taxes 78-1201 11/07/1979 03/19/1980 Harry A. Blackmun 6-1
Kaiser Aetna v. United States 78-738 10/01/1979 12/04/1979 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Carey v. Brown 79-703 04/15/1980 06/20/1980 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Board Of Education, New York City v. Harris 78-873 10/09/1979 11/28/1979 Harry A. Blackmun 6-3
United States v. Kubrick 78-1014 10/03/1979 11/28/1979 Byron R. White 6-3
City Of Rome v. United States 78-1840 10/10/1979 04/22/1980 Thurgood Marshall 6-3
American Export Lines, Inc. v. Alvez 79-1 02/26/1980 05/12/1980 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-0
Andrus v. Shell Oil Co. 78-1815 01/15/1980 06/02/1980 Warren E. Burger 6-3
Washington v. Confederated Tribes 78-630 10/09/1979 06/10/1980 Byron R. White 6-3
Snepp v. United States 78-1871 02/19/1980 6-3
Branti v. Finkel 78-1654 12/04/1979 03/31/1980 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Vaughn v. Vermilion Corp. 77-1819 10/01/1979 12/04/1979 6-3
United States v. Payner 78-1729 02/20/1980 06/23/1980 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Idaho Ex Rel. Evans v. Oregon 67 ORIG 11/26/1979 01/21/1980 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
Deposit Guaranty Nat. Bank v. Roper 78-904 10/02/1979 03/19/1980 Warren E. Burger 7-2
Thomas v. Washington Gas Light Co. 79-116 03/19/1980 06/27/1980 John Paul Stevens 7-2
Carlson, v. Green 78-1261 01/07/1980 04/22/1980 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Board Of Regents v. Tomanio 79-424 02/26/1980 05/19/1980 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
Rush v. Savchuk 78-952 10/03/1979 01/21/1980 Thurgood Marshall 7-2
Jenkins v. Anderson 78-6809 01/08/1980 06/10/1980 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 7-2
United States v. Clark 78-1513 10/31/1979 02/26/1980 Thurgood Marshall 7-2
O'bannon v. Town Court Nursing Center 78-1318 11/06/1979 06/23/1980 John Paul Stevens 7-1
Consolidated Edison Co. v. Public Ser v. Comm'n 79-134 03/17/1980 06/20/1980 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 7-2
Beck v. Alabama 78-6621 02/20/1980 06/20/1980 John Paul Stevens 7-2
Harrison v. Ppg Industries, Inc. 78-1918 01/16/1980 05/27/1980 Potter Stewart 7-2
Whalen v. United States 78-5471 11/27/1979 04/16/1980 Potter Stewart 7-2
United States v. Salvucci 79-244 03/26/1980 06/25/1980 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
United States v. Gillock 78-1455 12/04/1979 03/19/1980 Warren E. Burger 7-2
United States v. Clarke 78-1693 01/15/1980 03/18/1980 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
New York Gaslight Club, Inc. v. Carey 79-192 02/19/1980 06/09/1980 Harry A. Blackmun 7-2
Rawlings v. Kentucky 79-5146 03/26/1980 06/25/1980 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
Richmond Newspapers Inc. v. Virginia 79-243 02/19/1980 07/02/1980 Warren E. Burger 7-1
Forsham v. Harris 78-1118 10/31/1979 03/03/1980 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
Norfolk & Western R. Co. v. Liepelt 78-1323 11/05/1979 02/19/1980 John Paul Stevens 7-2
Exxon Corp. v. Wisconsin Dept. Of Revenue 79-509 03/18/1980 06/10/1980 Thurgood Marshall 8-0
United States v. Crews 78-777 10/31/1979 03/25/1980 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8-0
Mclain v. Real Estate Bd. Of New Orleans 78-1501 11/06/1979 01/08/1980 Warren E. Burger 8-0
Adams v. Texas 79-5175 03/24/1980 06/25/1980 Byron R. White 8-1
Supreme Court Of Va. v. Consumers Union 79-198 02/19/1980 06/02/1980 Byron R. White 8-0
California Liquor Dealers v. Midcal Aluminum 79-97 01/16/1980 03/03/1980 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8-0
Schaumburg v. Citizens For Better Environment 78-1335 10/30/1979 02/20/1980 Byron R. White 8-1
Wengler v. Druggists Mutual Ins. Co. 79-381 02/25/1980 04/22/1980 Byron R. White 8-1
Roberts v. United States 78-1793 01/14/1980 04/15/1980 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8-1
Perrin v. United States 78-959 10/03/1979 11/27/1979 Warren E. Burger 8-0
Hicks v. Oklahoma 78-6885 03/26/1980 06/16/1980 Potter Stewart 8-1
United States v. California 5 ORIG 03/17/1980 06/09/1980 Warren E. Burger 8-0