Cases by Issue - Desegregation

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Green v. County School Board 695 04/03/1968 05/27/1968 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9
Wolfe v. North Carolina 7 10/19/1959 06/27/1960 Potter Stewart 5-4
United States v. Scotland Neck City Board Of Education 70-130 02/29/1972 Potter Stewart 9
Wright v. Council Of City Of Emporia 70-188 03/01/1972 06/22/1972 Potter Stewart 5-4
Alexander v. Louisiana 70-5026 12/06/1971 04/03/1972 Byron R. White 7
Anderson v. Johnson 700 03/06/1968 03/25/1968 4-4
Tillman v. Wheaton-Haven Recreation Assn. 71-1136 11/15/1972 02/27/1973 Harry A. Blackmun 9
Keyes v. School District No. 1 71-507 10/12/1972 06/21/1973 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-1
Peters v. Kiff 71-5078 02/22/1972 06/22/1972 Thurgood Marshall 6-3
Johnson v. Virginia 715 04/29/1963 9
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
Richmond School Board v. Board Of Educ. 72-549 04/23/1973 05/21/1973 4-4
Lau v. Nichols 72-6520 12/10/1973 01/21/1974 William O. Douglas 9
Norwood v. Harrison 72-77 02/20/1973 06/25/1973 Warren E. Burger 9
Milliken v. Bradley 73-434 02/27/1974 07/25/1974 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Hills v. Gautreaux 74-1047 01/20/1976 04/20/1976 Potter Stewart 8
Monroe v. Board Of Commissioners 740 04/03/1968 05/27/1968 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9
Lee v. Washington 75 11/07/1967 03/11/1968 9
Castaneda v. Partida 75-1552 11/09/1976 03/23/1977 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Pasadena City Bd. Of Education v. Spangler 75-164 04/27/1976 06/28/1976 William H. Rehnquist 6-2
Arlington Heights v. Metropolitan Housing Corp. 75-616 10/13/1976 01/11/1977 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-3
Runyon v. McCrary 75-62 04/26/1976 06/25/1976 Potter Stewart 7-2
Milliken v. Bradley 76-447 03/22/1977 06/27/1977 Warren E. Burger 9
Dayton Board Of Education v. Brinkman 76-539 04/26/1977 06/27/1977 William H. Rehnquist 8
Pennsylvania v. Board Of Trusts 769 04/29/1957 9
Rose v. Mitchell 77-1701 01/16/1979 07/02/1979 Harry A. Blackmun 7-2
Rose v. Mitchell 77-1701 01/16/1979 07/02/1979
Columbus Board Of Education v. Penick 78-610 04/24/1979 07/02/1979 Byron R. White 7-2
Dayton Board Of Education v. Brinkman 78-627 04/24/1979 07/02/1979 Byron R. White 5-4
Board Of Education, New York City v. Harris 78-873 10/09/1979 11/28/1979 Harry A. Blackmun 6-3
Adickes v. Kress & Co. 79 11/12/1969 06/01/1970 John M. Harlan 5-2
Memphis v. Greene 79-1176 12/03/1980 04/20/1981 John Paul Stevens 6-3
U.S. v. Montgomery Bd. Of Educ. 798 04/28/1969 06/02/1969 Hugo L. Black 8
Bolling v. Sharpe 8 12/09/1952 05/17/1954 Earl Warren 9
Raney v. Board Of Education 805 04/03/1968 05/27/1968 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9
Bob Jones University v. U. S. 81-3 10/12/1982 05/24/1983 Warren E. Burger 8-1
Crawford v. Los Angeles Board Of Education 81-38 03/22/1982 06/30/1982 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8-1
Washington v. Seattle School District No. 1 81-9 03/22/1982 06/30/1982 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Palmore v. Sidoti 82-1734 02/22/1984 04/24/1984 Warren E. Burger 9
Hobby v. United States 82-2140 04/25/1984 07/02/1984 Warren E. Burger 6-3
Turner v. City Of Memphis 84 02/27/1962 03/16/1962 8
Batson v. Kentucky 84-6263 12/12/1985 04/30/1986 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 7-2
Vasquez v. Hillery 84-836 10/15/1985 01/14/1986 Thurgood Marshall 6-3
Papasan v. Allain 85-499 04/22/1986 07/07/1986 Byron R. White 5-4
Bazemore v. Friday 85-93 04/22/1986 07/01/1986 9
Missouri v. Jenkins 88-1150 10/30/1989 04/18/1990 Byron R. White 5-4
Board of Education of Oklahoma City v. Dowell 89-1080 10/02/1990 01/15/1991 William H. Rehnquist 5-3
Freeman v. Pitts 89-1290 10/07/1991 03/31/1992 Anthony M. Kennedy 8
Powers v. Ohio 89-5011 10/09/1990 04/01/1991 Anthony M. Kennedy 7-2