Cases - 1985 term

Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Author Votesort icon
Thomas v. Arn 84-5630 10/07/1985 12/04/1985 Thurgood Marshall 6-3
Kuhlmann v. Wilson 84-1479 01/14/1986 06/26/1986 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
South Carolina v. Catawba Indian Tribe, Inc. 84-782 12/12/1985 06/02/1986 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Pembaur v. Cincinnati 84-1160 12/02/1985 03/25/1986 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Department Of Transp. v. Paralyzed Veterans 85-289 03/26/1986 06/27/1986 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Vasquez v. Hillery 84-836 10/15/1985 01/14/1986 Thurgood Marshall 6-3
Arcara v. Cloud Books, Inc. 85-437 04/29/1986 07/07/1986 Warren E. Burger 6-3
Poland v. Arizona 85-5023 02/24/1986 05/05/1986 Byron R. White 6-3
FDIC v. Philadelphia Gear 84-1972 03/04/1986 05/27/1986 Sandra Day O'Connor 6-3
Moran v. Burbine 84-1485 11/13/1985 03/10/1986 Sandra Day O'Connor 6-3
Baker v. General Motors Corp. 85-117 04/02/1986 07/02/1986 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Firefighters v. Cleveland 84-1999 02/25/1986 07/02/1986 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Davidson v. Cannon 84-6470 11/06/1985 01/21/1986 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Lyng v. Castillo 85-250 04/29/1986 06/27/1986 John Paul Stevens 6-3
United States v. American Bar Endowment 85-599 04/28/1986 06/23/1986 Thurgood Marshall 6-1
Texas v. Mccullough 84-1198 12/10/1985 02/26/1986 Warren E. Burger 6-3
Green v. Mansour 84-6270 10/07/1985 12/03/1985 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Macdonald, Sommer & Frates v. Yolo County 84-2015 03/26/1986 06/25/1986 John Paul Stevens 5-4
Philadelphia Newspapers Inc. v. Hepps 84-1491 12/03/1985 04/21/1986 Sandra Day O'Connor 5-4
Bowers v. Hardwick 85-140 03/31/1986 06/30/1986 Byron R. White 5-4
United States v. Lane 84-744 10/09/1985 01/27/1986 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Darden v. Wainwright 85-5319 01/13/1986 06/23/1986 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Automobile Workers v. Brock 84-1777 03/25/1986 06/25/1986 Thurgood Marshall 5-4
Bender v. Williamsport Area School Dist. 84-773 10/15/1985 03/25/1986 John Paul Stevens 5-4
Papasan v. Allain 85-499 04/22/1986 07/07/1986 Byron R. White 5-4
Celotex Corp. v. Catrett 85-198 04/01/1986 06/25/1986 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Henderson v. United States 84-1744 04/01/1986 05/19/1986 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Pennsylvania v. Del. Valley Citizens' Council 85-5 03/03/1986 06/26/1987 Byron R. White 5-4
Louisiana Public Service Comm'n v. Federal Communications Commission... 84-871 01/13/1986 05/27/1986 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-2
University Of Tennessee v. Elliott 85-588 04/21/1986 07/07/1986 Byron R. White 5-3
Offshore Logistics, Inc. v. Tallentire 85-202 02/24/1986 06/23/1986 Sandra Day O'Connor 5-4
Lee v. Illinois 84-6807 12/09/1985 06/03/1986 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Merrell Dow Pharmaceuticals Inc. v. Thompson 85-619 04/28/1986 07/07/1986 John Paul Stevens 5-4
Smith v. Murray 85-5487 03/04/1986 06/26/1986 Sandra Day O'Connor 5-4
Thornburgh v. Amer. Coll. of Obst. & Gyn. 84-495 11/05/1985 06/11/1986 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
California v. Ciraolo 84-1513 12/10/1985 05/19/1986 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Dow Chemical Co. v. United States 84-1259 12/10/1985 05/19/1986 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Bowen v. American Hospital Assn. 84-1529 01/15/1986 06/09/1986 John Paul Stevens 5-3
Maine v. Moulton 84-786 10/08/1985 12/10/1985 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Midlantic Nat. Bank v. N. J. Dept. Of E. P. 84-801 10/16/1985 01/27/1986 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Cabana v. Bullock 84-1236 11/05/1985 01/22/1986 Byron R. White 5-4
Ford v. Wainwright 85-5542 04/22/1986 06/26/1986 Thurgood Marshall 5-4
Japan Whaling Assn. v. American Cetacean Soc. 85-954 04/30/1986 06/30/1986 Byron R. White 5-4
New York v. Class 84-1181 11/04/1985 02/25/1986 Sandra Day O'Connor 5-4
Transcontinental Pipe Line v. State Oil & Gas Bd. 84-1076 10/08/1985 01/22/1986 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Mcmillan v. Pennsylvania 85-215 03/04/1986 06/19/1986 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Brown-Forman Distillers v. N. Y. Liquor Auth. 84-2030 03/03/1986 06/03/1986 Thurgood Marshall 5-3
Pacific Gas & Elec. Co. v. Public Util. Comm'n 84-1044 10/08/1985 02/25/1986 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-3
Posadas de Puerto Rico Ass. v. Tourism Co. of PR 84-1903 04/28/1986 07/01/1986 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Local 28 v. EEOC 84-1656 02/25/1986 07/02/1986 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4