Cases by Issue - Desegregation

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Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Author Votesort icon
Rose v. Mitchell 77-1701 01/16/1979 07/02/1979
Richmond School Board v. Board Of Educ. 72-549 04/23/1973 05/21/1973 4-4
Anderson v. Johnson 700 03/06/1968 03/25/1968 4-4
Dayton Board Of Education v. Brinkman 78-627 04/24/1979 07/02/1979 Byron R. White 5-4
Milliken v. Bradley 73-434 02/27/1974 07/25/1974 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Mayor v. Educational Equality League 72-1264 12/10/1973 03/25/1974 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Gilmore v. City Of Montgomery 72-1517 01/15/1974 06/17/1974 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Wright v. Council Of City Of Emporia 70-188 03/01/1972 06/22/1972 Potter Stewart 5-4
Arlington Heights v. Metropolitan Housing Corp. 75-616 10/13/1976 01/11/1977 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-3
Castaneda v. Partida 75-1552 11/09/1976 03/23/1977 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Palmer v. Thompson 107 12/14/1970 06/14/1971 Hugo L. Black 5-4
Board of Education of Oklahoma City v. Dowell 89-1080 10/02/1990 01/15/1991 William H. Rehnquist 5-3
Missouri v. Jenkins 93-1823 01/11/1995 06/12/1995 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Washington v. Seattle School District No. 1 81-9 03/22/1982 06/30/1982 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Papasan v. Allain 85-499 04/22/1986 07/07/1986 Byron R. White 5-4
Missouri v. Jenkins 88-1150 10/30/1989 04/18/1990 Byron R. White 5-4
United States v. Johnson 482 03/14/1968 04/08/1968 William O. Douglas 5-3
Sullivan v. Little Hunting Park 33 10/13/1969 12/15/1969 William O. Douglas 5-3
Evans v. Abney 60 11/12/1969 01/26/1970 Hugo L. Black 5-2
Adickes v. Kress & Co. 79 11/12/1969 06/01/1970 John M. Harlan 5-2
Rogers v. Paul 532 12/06/1965 5
Reitman v. Mulkey 483 03/20/1967 05/29/1967 Byron R. White 5-4
Wolfe v. North Carolina 7 10/19/1959 06/27/1960 Potter Stewart 5-4
Board Of Education, New York City v. Harris 78-873 10/09/1979 11/28/1979 Harry A. Blackmun 6-3
Peters v. Kiff 71-5078 02/22/1972 06/22/1972 Thurgood Marshall 6-3
Pasadena City Bd. Of Education v. Spangler 75-164 04/27/1976 06/28/1976 William H. Rehnquist 6-2
Hernandez v. New York 89-7645 02/25/1991 05/28/1991 Anthony M. Kennedy 6-3
Edmonson v. Leesville Concrete Co. 89-7743 01/15/1991 06/03/1991 Anthony M. Kennedy 6-3
Hobby v. United States 82-2140 04/25/1984 07/02/1984 Warren E. Burger 6-3
Vasquez v. Hillery 84-836 10/15/1985 01/14/1986 Thurgood Marshall 6-3
Memphis v. Greene 79-1176 12/03/1980 04/20/1981 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Williams v. Georgia 412 04/18/1955 06/06/1955 Felix Frankfurter 6-3
Swain v. Alabama 64 12/08/1964 03/08/1965 Byron R. White 6-3
Miller-El v. Dretke 03-9659 12/06/2004 06/13/2005 David H. Souter 6-3
Johnson v. California 03-636 11/02/2004 02/23/2005 Sandra Day O'Connor 6-2
Evans v. Newton 61 11/09/1965 01/17/1966 William O. Douglas 6-3
Burton v. Wilmington Parking Authority 164 02/21/1961 04/17/1961 Tom C. Clark 6-3
Michel v. Louisiana 32 11/08/1955 12/05/1955 Tom C. Clark 6-3
Columbus Board Of Education v. Penick 78-610 04/24/1979 07/02/1979 Byron R. White 7-2
Rose v. Mitchell 77-1701 01/16/1979 07/02/1979 Harry A. Blackmun 7-2
Alexander v. Louisiana 70-5026 12/06/1971 04/03/1972 Byron R. White 7
Runyon v. McCrary 75-62 04/26/1976 06/25/1976 Potter Stewart 7-2
Keyes v. School District No. 1 71-507 10/12/1972 06/21/1973 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-1
Georgia v. McCollum 91-372 02/26/1992 06/18/1992 Harry A. Blackmun 7-2
Campbell v. Louisiana 96-1584 01/20/1998 04/21/1998 Anthony M. Kennedy 7-2
Powers v. Ohio 89-5011 10/09/1990 04/01/1991 Anthony M. Kennedy 7-2
Batson v. Kentucky 84-6263 12/12/1985 04/30/1986 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 7-2
Jones v. Mayer 645 04/01/1968 06/17/1968 Potter Stewart 7-2
Carter v. Jury Commission 30 10/21/1969 01/19/1970 Potter Stewart 7-1
Griffin v. School Board 592 03/30/1964 05/25/1964 Hugo L. Black 7-2