Cases - 1979 term

Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Authorsort icon Vote
City Of Rome v. United States 78-1840 10/10/1979 04/22/1980 Thurgood Marshall 6-3
Walker v. Armco Steel Corp. 78-1862 01/08/1980 06/02/1980 Thurgood Marshall 9-0
Coffy v. Republic Steel Corp. 79-81 02/27/1980 06/10/1980 Thurgood Marshall 9-0
Gomez v. Toledo 79-5601 04/16/1980 05/27/1980 Thurgood Marshall 9-0
United States v. Mitchell 78-1756 12/03/1979 04/15/1980 Thurgood Marshall 5-3
NLRB v. Longshoremen 79-1082 04/22/1980 06/20/1980 Thurgood Marshall 5-4
Gte Sylvania, Inc. v. Consumers Union 78-1248 11/28/1979 03/19/1980 Thurgood Marshall 9-0
Rhode Island v. Innis 78-1076 10/30/1979 05/12/1980 Potter Stewart 6-3
Hicks v. Oklahoma 78-6885 03/26/1980 06/16/1980 Potter Stewart 8-1
Aaron v. SEC 79-66 02/25/1980 06/02/1980 Potter Stewart 6-3
Ybarra v. Illinois 78-5937 10/09/1979 11/28/1979 Potter Stewart 6-3
Harrison v. Ppg Industries, Inc. 78-1918 01/16/1980 05/27/1980 Potter Stewart 7-2
Godfrey v. Georgia 78-6899 02/20/1980 05/19/1980 Potter Stewart 6-3
Whalen v. United States 78-5471 11/27/1979 04/16/1980 Potter Stewart 7-2
Williams v. Zbaraz 79-4 04/21/1980 06/30/1980 Potter Stewart 5-4
California Brewers Assn. v. Bryant 78-1548 11/27/1979 02/20/1980 Potter Stewart 4-3
United States v. Mendenhall 78-1821 02/19/1980 05/27/1980 Potter Stewart 5-4
Harris v. McRae 79-1268 04/21/1980 06/30/1980 Potter Stewart 5-4
Andrus v. Glover Construction Co. 79-48 03/24/1980 05/27/1980 Potter Stewart 9-0
Whirlpool Corp. v. Marshall 78-1870 01/09/1980 02/26/1980 Potter Stewart 9-0
NLRB v. Yeshiva University 78-857 10/10/1979 02/20/1980 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Brown v. Glines 78-1006 11/06/1979 01/21/1980 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-3
California Liquor Dealers v. Midcal Aluminum 79-97 01/16/1980 03/03/1980 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8-0
Roberts v. United States 78-1793 01/14/1980 04/15/1980 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8-1
NLRB v. Retail Store Employees 79-672 04/15/1980 06/20/1980 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Chiarella v. United States 78-1202 11/05/1979 03/18/1980 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Navarro Savings Assn. v. Lee 79-465 03/18/1980 05/19/1980 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8-1
Roadway Express, Inc. v. Piper 79-701 04/15/1980 06/23/1980 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9-0
Jenkins v. Anderson 78-6809 01/08/1980 06/10/1980 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 7-2
Cuyler v. Sullivan 78-1832 02/20/1980 05/12/1980 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8-1
Consolidated Edison Co. v. Public Ser v. Comm'n 79-134 03/17/1980 06/20/1980 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 7-2
Boeing Co. v. Van Gemert 78-1327 12/03/1979 02/19/1980 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8-0
Agins v. Tiburon 79-602 04/15/1980 06/10/1980 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9-0
United States v. Payner 78-1729 02/20/1980 06/23/1980 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corp. v. Public Service Commission of... 79-565 03/17/1980 06/20/1980 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8-1
Ferri v. Ackerman 78-5981 10/02/1979 12/04/1979 John Paul Stevens 9-0
Mohasco Corp. v. Silver 79-616 03/25/1980 06/23/1980 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Thomas v. Washington Gas Light Co. 79-116 03/19/1980 06/27/1980 John Paul Stevens 7-2
Maher v. Gagne 78-1888 01/09/1980 06/25/1980 John Paul Stevens 9-0
Martinez v. California 78-1268 11/05/1979 01/15/1980 John Paul Stevens 9-0
O'bannon v. Town Court Nursing Center 78-1318 11/06/1979 06/23/1980 John Paul Stevens 7-1
Beck v. Alabama 78-6621 02/20/1980 06/20/1980 John Paul Stevens 7-2
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
Walter v. United States 79-67 02/26/1980 06/20/1980 John Paul Stevens 5-4
Andrus v. Utah 78-1522 12/05/1979 05/19/1980 John Paul Stevens 5-4
Branti v. Finkel 78-1654 12/04/1979 03/31/1980 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Norfolk & Western R. Co. v. Liepelt 78-1323 11/05/1979 02/19/1980 John Paul Stevens 7-2
Bifulco v. United States 79-5010 02/27/1980 06/16/1980 Harry A. Blackmun 6-3
Reeves Inc. v. Stake 79-677 04/16/1980 06/19/1980 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4