Cases by Issue - Indians

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Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Authorsort icon Vote
Tonasket v. Washington 71-1031 12/12/1972 04/24/1973 9
United States v. Jim 71-1509 11/20/1972 8-1
Oklahoma Tax Commission v. Chickasaw Nation 94-771 04/24/1995 06/14/1995 9
Snohomish County v. Seattle Disposal Company 548 12/18/1967 7
Rice v. Cayetano 98-818 10/06/1999 02/23/2000 Anthony M. Kennedy 7-2
Kiowa Tribe of Oklahoma v. Manufacturing Technologies, Inc. 96-1037 01/12/1998 05/26/1998 Anthony M. Kennedy 6-3
Duro v. Reina 88-6546 11/29/1989 05/29/1990 Anthony M. Kennedy 7-2
County Of Yakima v. Confederated Tribes And Bands Of The Yakima Indian... 90-408 11/05/1991 01/14/1992 Antonin Scalia 9
Nevada v. Hicks 99-1994 03/21/2001 06/25/2001 Antonin Scalia 9
Wilson v. Omaha Indian Tribe 78-160 03/21/1979 06/20/1979 Byron R. White 8
Washington v. Confederated Tribes 78-630 10/09/1979 06/10/1980 Byron R. White 6-3
Oneida Indian Nation v. County Of Oneida 72-851 11/06/1973 01/21/1974 Byron R. White 9
Mescalero Apache Tribe v. Jones 71-738 12/12/1972 03/27/1973 Byron R. White 6-3
Arizona v. California 8 ORIG 12/08/1982 03/30/1983 Byron R. White 5-3
California v. Cabazon Band of Mission Indians 85-1708 12/09/1986 02/25/1987 Byron R. White 6-3
Escondido Mut. Water Co. v. La Jolla Indians 82-2056 03/26/1984 05/15/1984 Byron R. White 9
South Dakota v. Bourland, Individually And As Chairman Of The Cheyenne... 91-2051 03/02/1993 06/14/1993 Clarence Thomas 7-2
Cass County, MN v. Leech Lake Band of Chippewa Indians 97-174 02/24/1998 06/08/1998 Clarence Thomas 9
Alaska v. Native Village of Venetie Tribal Government 96-1577 12/10/1997 02/25/1998 Clarence Thomas 9
Wagnon v. Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation 04-631 10/03/2005 12/06/2005 Clarence Thomas 7-2
El Paso Natural Gas Co. v. Neztsosie 98-6 03/02/1999 05/03/1999 David H. Souter 9
Idaho v. United States 00-189 04/23/2001 06/18/2001 David H. Souter 5-4
United States v. White Mt. Apache Tribe 01-1067 12/02/2002 03/04/2003 David H. Souter 5-4
Squire v. Capoeman 134 01/19/1956 04/23/1956 Earl Warren 7-1
Poafpybitty v. Skelly Oil Co. 65 01/24/1968 03/18/1968 Earl Warren 8
Metlakatla Indians v. Egan 2 12/13/1961 03/05/1962 Felix Frankfurter 9
United States v. Sioux Nation of Indians 79-639 03/24/1980 06/30/1980 Harry A. Blackmun 8-1
Morton v. Ruiz 72-1052 11/05/1973 02/20/1974 Harry A. Blackmun 9
Affiliated Ute Citizens v. United States 70-78 10/18/1971 04/24/1972 Harry A. Blackmun 7
United States v. John 77-836 04/19/1978 06/23/1978 Harry A. Blackmun 9
Mattz v. Arnett 71-1182 03/27/1973 06/11/1973 Harry A. Blackmun 9
Three Affiliated Tribes v. Wold Engineering 82-629 11/29/1983 05/29/1984 Harry A. Blackmun 7-2
United States v. Mottaz 85-546 04/22/1986 06/11/1986 Harry A. Blackmun 9
Williams v. Lee 39 11/20/1958 01/12/1959 Hugo L. Black 9
Warren Trading Post v. Tax Comm'n 115 03/09/1965 04/29/1965 Hugo L. Black 9
Seymour v. Superintendent 62 12/13/1961 01/15/1962 Hugo L. Black 9
Washington v. Fishing Vessel Assn. 77-983 02/28/1979 07/02/1979 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Puyallup Tribe v. Washington Game Dept. 76-423 04/18/1977 06/23/1977 John Paul Stevens 7-2
Department Of Taxation And Finance Of New York v. Milhelm Attea & Bros... 93-377 03/23/1994 06/13/1994 John Paul Stevens 9
Oregon Fish & Wildlife Dept. v. Klamath Tribe 83-2148 02/27/1985 07/02/1985 John Paul Stevens 6-2
Mountain States Tel. & Tel. Co. v. Santa Ana 84-262 02/20/1985 06/10/1985 John Paul Stevens 5-3
South Carolina v. Catawba Indian Tribe, Inc. 84-782 12/12/1985 06/02/1986 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Cotton Petroleum Corp. v. New Mexico 87-1327 11/30/1988 04/25/1989 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Brendale v. Confederated Yakima Indian Nation 87-1622 01/10/1989 06/29/1989 John Paul Stevens 5-4
County Of Oneida v. Oneida Indian Nation 83-1065 10/01/1984 03/04/1985 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Montana v. Blackfeet Tribe 83-2161 01/15/1985 06/03/1985 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Washington v. Yakima Indian Nation 77-388 10/02/1978 01/16/1979 Potter Stewart 7-2
Andrus v. Glover Construction Co. 79-48 03/24/1980 05/27/1980 Potter Stewart 9
Decoteau v. District County Court 73-1148 12/16/1974 03/03/1975 Potter Stewart 6-3
Montana v. United States 79-1128 12/03/1980 03/24/1981 Potter Stewart 6-3