Cases by Issue - Constitutional Poverty Law

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Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Author Votesort icon
Richardson v. Belcher 70-53 10/13/1971 11/22/1971 Potter Stewart 4-3
Califano v. Westcott 78-437 04/16/1979 06/25/1979 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Edelman v. Jordan 72-1410 12/12/1973 03/25/1974 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Jefferson v. Hackney 70-5064 02/22/1972 05/30/1972 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
James v. Valtierra 154 03/03/1971 04/26/1971 Hugo L. Black 5-3
San Antonio Independent School Dis. v. Rodriguez 71-1332 10/12/1972 03/21/1973 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
U.S. Dept. Of Agriculture v. Murry 72-848 04/23/1973 06/25/1973 William O. Douglas 5-4
Green v. Mansour 84-6270 10/07/1985 12/03/1985 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Lyng v. Automobile Workers 86-1471 12/07/1987 03/23/1988 Byron R. White 5-3
Kadrmas v. Dickinson Public Schools 86-7113 03/30/1988 06/24/1988 Sandra Day O'Connor 5-4
Schweiker v. Wilson 79-1380 12/02/1980 03/04/1981 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Wheeler v. Montgomery 14 10/13/1969 03/23/1970 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-3
Dandridge v. Williams 131 12/09/1969 04/06/1970 Potter Stewart 5-3
Wyman v. Rothstein 896 04/27/1970 06/01/1970 5-2
Goldberg v. Kelly 62 10/13/1969 03/23/1970 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-3
Weinberger v. Salfi 74-214 03/19/1975 06/26/1975 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Mathews v. Eldridge 74-204 10/06/1975 02/24/1976 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-2
Bowen v. Gilliard 86-509 04/22/1987 06/25/1987 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Bowen v. Owens 84-1905 02/26/1986 05/19/1986 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Lyng v. Castillo 85-250 04/29/1986 06/27/1986 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Townsend v. Swank 70-5021 11/08/1971 12/20/1971 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7
U.S. Department of Agriculture v. Moreno 72-534 04/23/1973 06/25/1973 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Blum v. Yaretsky 80-1952 03/24/1982 06/25/1982 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
U.S. Railroad Retirement Bd. v. Fritz 79-870 10/06/1980 12/09/1980 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
Montgomery v. Burns 438 05/05/1969 7-2
Robinson v. Johnson 67 05/05/1969 7-2
Zablocki v. Redhail 76-879 10/04/1977 01/18/1978 Thurgood Marshall 8-1
Lavine v. Milne 74-1137 12/02/1975 03/03/1976 Byron R. White 8
Quern v. Jordan 77-841 11/08/1978 03/05/1979 William H. Rehnquist 9
Califano v. Aznavorian 77-991 11/06/1978 12/11/1978 Potter Stewart 9
Mathews v. De Castro 75-1197 11/08/1976 12/13/1976 Potter Stewart 9
Knebel v. Hein 75-1261 11/29/1976 01/11/1977 John Paul Stevens 9
Califano v. Jobst 76-860 10/04/1977 11/08/1977 John Paul Stevens 9
Graham v. Richardson 609 03/22/1971 06/14/1971 Harry A. Blackmun 9
Blum v. Bacon 81-770 04/28/1982 06/14/1982 Thurgood Marshall 9
Schweiker v. Hogan 81-213 03/24/1982 06/21/1982 John Paul Stevens 9