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Halbert v. Michigan 03-10198 04/25/2005 06/23/2005 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 7-2
Williams v. Illinois 1089 04/22/1970 06/29/1970 Warren E. Burger 8
Hardy v. United States 112 11/21/1963 01/06/1964 William O. Douglas 8-1
Coppedge v. United States 157 12/12/1961 04/30/1962 Earl Warren 5-2
Smith v. Bennett 174 03/28/1961 04/17/1961 Tom C. Clark 9
Draper v. Washington 201 01/16/1963 03/18/1963 Arthur J. Goldberg 5-4
Nowakowski v. Maroney 222 03/13/1967 04/10/1967 9
Entsminger v. State Of Iowa 252 03/15/1967 05/08/1967 Tom C. Clark 9
Boddie v. Connecticut 27 12/08/1969 03/02/1971 John M. Harlan 8-1
Lane v. Brown 283 01/16/1963 03/18/1963 Potter Stewart 9
Tate v. Short 324 01/14/1971 03/02/1971 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9
Douglas v. California 34 04/17/1962 03/18/1963 William O. Douglas 6-3
Johnson v. Avery 40 11/14/1968 02/24/1969 Abe Fortas 7-2
Norvell v. Illinois 513 04/24/1963 05/27/1963 William O. Douglas 7-2
Johnson v. United States 531 MISC 03/04/1957 8
Wade v. Wilson 55 11/12/1969 01/13/1970 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-1
Burns v. Ohio 581 05/18/1959 06/15/1959 Earl Warren 6-2
Mayer v. City Of Chicago 70-5040 10/14/1971 12/13/1971 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7
Britt v. North Carolina 70-5041 10/14/1971 12/13/1971 Thurgood Marshall 5-2
Schilb v. Kuebel 70-90 10/12/1971 12/20/1971 Harry A. Blackmun 4-3
James v. Strange 71-11 03/22/1972 06/12/1972 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9
Huffman v. Boersen 71-5097 04/19/1972 05/15/1972 9
United States v. Kras 71-749 10/18/1972 01/10/1973 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Ortwein v. Schwab 72-5431 03/05/1973 5-4
Gardner v. California 73 11/20/1968 01/20/1969 William O. Douglas 7-2
Fuller v. Oregon 73-5280 03/26/1974 05/20/1974 Potter Stewart 7-2
Ross v. Moffitt 73-786 04/22/1974 06/17/1974 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
United States v. Maccollom 74-1487 03/29/1976 06/10/1976 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Holloway v. Arkansas 76-5856 11/02/1977 04/03/1978 Warren E. Burger 6-3
Long v. District Court Of Iowa 77 11/09/1966 12/05/1966 9
Morris v. Schoonfield 782 04/22/1970 06/29/1970 8
Wood v. Georgia 79-6027 11/04/1980 03/04/1981 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Little v. Streater 79-6779 01/13/1981 06/01/1981 Warren E. Burger 9
Bearden v. Georgia 81-6633 01/11/1983 05/24/1983 Sandra Day O'Connor 9
Ake v. Oklahoma 83-5424 11/07/1984 02/20/1985 Thurgood Marshall 8-1
Betts v. Brady 837 04/13/1942 06/01/1942
Williams v. Oklahoma City 841 04/01/1969 06/09/1969 8
Pennsylvania v. Finley 85-2099 03/02/1987 05/18/1987 William H. Rehnquist 6-2
Mallard v. United States District Court 87-1490 02/28/1989 05/01/1989 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Neitzke v. Williams 87-1882 02/22/1989 05/01/1989 Thurgood Marshall 9
Mccoy v. Court Of Appeals Of Wisconsin 87-5002 01/20/1988 06/06/1988 John Paul Stevens 5-3
Penson v. Ohio 87-6116 10/12/1988 11/29/1988 John Paul Stevens 8-1
Murray v. Giarratano 88-411 03/22/1989 06/23/1989 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Denton, Director Of Corrections Of California v. Hernandez 90-1846 02/24/1992 05/04/1992 Sandra Day O'Connor 7-2
Rowland, Former Director, California Department Of Corrections v.... 91-1188 10/06/1992 01/12/1993 David H. Souter 5-4
Rinaldi v. Yeager 940 04/21/1966 05/31/1966 Potter Stewart 8-1
Griffin v. Illinois 95 12/07/1955 04/23/1956 Hugo L. Black 5-4
Eskridge v. Washington Prison Bd. 96 05/19/1958 06/16/1958 6-2
Anders v. State Of Cal. 98 03/14/1967 05/08/1967 Tom C. Clark 6-3
Smith v. Robbins 98-1037 10/05/1999 01/19/2000 Clarence Thomas 5-4