Cases - 1979 term

Casesort icon Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Author Vote
Goldwater v. Carter 79-856 12/13/1979 8-1
Gomez v. Toledo 79-5601 04/16/1980 05/27/1980 Thurgood Marshall 9-0
Gte Sylvania, Inc. v. Consumers Union 78-1248 11/28/1979 03/19/1980 Thurgood Marshall 9-0
Harris v. McRae 79-1268 04/21/1980 06/30/1980 Potter Stewart 5-4
Harrison v. Ppg Industries, Inc. 78-1918 01/16/1980 05/27/1980 Potter Stewart 7-2
Hatzlachh Supply Co. v. United States 78-1175 12/05/1979 01/21/1980 8-1
Hicks v. Oklahoma 78-6885 03/26/1980 06/16/1980 Potter Stewart 8-1
Idaho Ex Rel. Evans v. Oregon 67 ORIG 11/26/1979 01/21/1980 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
Illinois v. Vitale 78-1845 01/08/1980 06/19/1980 Byron R. White 5-4
Industrial Union Dept. v. Amer. Petroleum Inst. 78-911 10/10/1979 07/02/1980 John Paul Stevens 5-4
Jenkins v. Anderson 78-6809 01/08/1980 06/10/1980 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 7-2
Kaiser Aetna v. United States 78-738 10/01/1979 12/04/1979 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Kissinger v. Reporters Committee 78-1088 10/31/1979 03/03/1980 William H. Rehnquist 5-2
Lewis v. Bt Investment Managers, Inc. 79-45 01/15/1980 06/09/1980 Harry A. Blackmun 9-0
Lewis v. United States 78-1595 01/07/1980 02/27/1980 Harry A. Blackmun 6-3
Maher v. Gagne 78-1888 01/09/1980 06/25/1980 John Paul Stevens 9-0
Maine v. Thiboutot 79-838 04/22/1980 06/25/1980 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Marshall v. Jerrico, Inc. 79-253 03/19/1980 04/28/1980 Thurgood Marshall 9-0
Martinez v. California 78-1268 11/05/1979 01/15/1980 John Paul Stevens 9-0
Massachusetts v. Meehan 78-1874 01/09/1980 02/26/1980 9-0
Mclain v. Real Estate Bd. Of New Orleans 78-1501 11/06/1979 01/08/1980 Warren E. Burger 8-0
Mobil Oil Corp. v. Commissioner Of Taxes 78-1201 11/07/1979 03/19/1980 Harry A. Blackmun 6-1
Mohasco Corp. v. Silver 79-616 03/25/1980 06/23/1980 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Nachman Corp. v. Pension Benefit Guar. Corp. 78-1557 01/07/1980 05/12/1980 John Paul Stevens 5-4
Navarro Savings Assn. v. Lee 79-465 03/18/1980 05/19/1980 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8-1
New York Gaslight Club, Inc. v. Carey 79-192 02/19/1980 06/09/1980 Harry A. Blackmun 7-2
NLRB v. Longshoremen 79-1082 04/22/1980 06/20/1980 Thurgood Marshall 5-4
NLRB v. Retail Store Employees 79-672 04/15/1980 06/20/1980 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
NLRB v. Yeshiva University 78-857 10/10/1979 02/20/1980 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Norfolk & Western R. Co. v. Liepelt 78-1323 11/05/1979 02/19/1980 John Paul Stevens 7-2
O'bannon v. Town Court Nursing Center 78-1318 11/06/1979 06/23/1980 John Paul Stevens 7-1
Ohio v. Kentucky 27 ORIG 12/03/1979 01/21/1980 Harry A. Blackmun 6-3
Ohio v. Roberts 78-756 11/26/1979 06/25/1980 Harry A. Blackmun 6-3
Owen v. City Of Independence 78-1779 01/08/1980 04/16/1980 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Perrin v. United States 78-959 10/03/1979 11/27/1979 Warren E. Burger 8-0
PruneYard Shopping Center v. Robins 79-289 03/18/1980 06/09/1980 William H. Rehnquist 9-0
Rawlings v. Kentucky 79-5146 03/26/1980 06/25/1980 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
Reeves Inc. v. Stake 79-677 04/16/1980 06/19/1980 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Rhode Island v. Innis 78-1076 10/30/1979 05/12/1980 Potter Stewart 6-3
Richmond Newspapers Inc. v. Virginia 79-243 02/19/1980 07/02/1980 Warren E. Burger 7-1
Roadway Express, Inc. v. Piper 79-701 04/15/1980 06/23/1980 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9-0
Robert Michael Fungaroli v. Judith Diane Fungaroli 79-492 04/16/1980
Roberts v. United States 78-1793 01/14/1980 04/15/1980 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8-1
Rummel v. Estelle 78-6386 01/07/1980 03/18/1980 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Rush v. Savchuk 78-952 10/03/1979 01/21/1980 Thurgood Marshall 7-2
Schaumburg v. Citizens For Better Environment 78-1335 10/30/1979 02/20/1980 Byron R. White 8-1
Sears, Roebuck and Co. v. County of Los Angeles and City of Compton 78-1577 01/15/1980
Seatrain Shipbuilding Corp. v. Shell Oil Co 78-1651 11/28/1979 02/20/1980 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9-0
Secretary Of Navy v. Huff 78-599 11/06/1979 01/21/1980 5-3
Snepp v. United States 78-1871 02/19/1980 6-3