Cases by Issue - Employment Discrimination

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Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Author Vote
New York Transit Authority v. Beazer 77-1427 12/06/1978 03/21/1979 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Northwest Airlines, Inc. v. Transport Workers 79-1056 12/02/1980 04/20/1981 John Paul Stevens 8
O'Connor v. Consolidated Coin Caterers Corp. 95-354 02/27/1996 04/01/1996 Antonin Scalia 9
Occidental Life Ins. Co. v. EEOC 76-99 04/20/1977 06/20/1977 Potter Stewart 7-2
Ohio Pub. Employees Retirement System v. Betts 88-389 03/28/1989 06/23/1989 Anthony M. Kennedy 7-2
Oscar Mayer & Co. v. Evans 78-275 02/28/1979 05/21/1979 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Oubre v. Entergy Operations Inc. 96-1291 11/12/1997 01/26/1998 Anthony M. Kennedy 6-3
Pullman-Standard v. Swint 80-1190 01/19/1982 04/27/1982 Byron R. White 7-2
Reeves v. Sanderson Plumbing Products 99-536 03/21/2000 06/12/2000 Sandra Day O'Connor 9
Rivers v. Roadway Express, Inc. 92-938 10/13/1993 04/26/1994 John Paul Stevens 8-1
Robinson v. Shell Oil Co. 95-1376 11/06/1996 02/18/1997 Clarence Thomas 9
Smith v. City of Jackson, Miss. 03-1160 11/03/2004 03/30/2005 John Paul Stevens 5-3
St. Mary's Honor Center v. Hicks 92-602 04/20/1993 06/25/1993 Antonin Scalia 5-4
Stevens v. Department Of Treasury 89-1821 03/19/1991 04/24/1991 Harry A. Blackmun 9
Sumitomo Shoji America, Inc. v. Avagliano 80-2070 04/26/1982 06/15/1982 Warren E. Burger 9
Swierkiewicz v. Sorema N.A. 00-1853 01/15/2002 02/26/2002 Clarence Thomas 9
Teamsters v. United States 75-636 01/10/1977 05/31/1977 Potter Stewart 7-2
Texas Dept. Of Community Affairs v. Burdine 79-1764 12/09/1980 03/04/1981 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9
Trans World Airlines, Inc. v. Hardison 75-1126 03/30/1977 06/16/1977 Byron R. White 7-2
Trans World Airlines, Inc. v. Thurston 83-997 10/09/1984 01/08/1985 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9
U.S. Postal Service Bd. Of Govs. v. Aikens 81-1044 11/09/1982 04/04/1983 William H. Rehnquist 9
United Air Lines, Inc. v. Evans 76-333 03/29/1977 05/31/1977 John Paul Stevens 7-2
United Air Lines, Inc. v. Mcmann 76-906 10/04/1977 12/12/1977 Warren E. Burger 7-2
University Of Tennessee v. Elliott 85-588 04/21/1986 07/07/1986 Byron R. White 5-3
Vance v. Bradley 77-1254 11/27/1978 02/22/1979 Byron R. White 8-1
W. R. Grace & Co. v. Rubber Workers 81-1314 02/28/1983 05/31/1983 Harry A. Blackmun 9
Walters v. Metropolitan Educational Enterprises 95-259 11/06/1996 01/14/1997 Antonin Scalia 9
Wards Cove Packing Co. v. Atonio 87-1387 01/18/1989 06/05/1989 Byron R. White 5-4
Washington v. Davis 74-1492 03/01/1976 06/07/1976 Byron R. White 7-2
Watson v. Fort Worth Bank & Trust 86-6139 01/20/1988 06/29/1988 Sandra Day O'Connor 8
Western Air Lines, Inc. v. Criswell 83-1545 01/14/1985 06/17/1985 John Paul Stevens 8