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Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Author Votesort icon
Owen v. City Of Independence 78-1779 01/08/1980 04/16/1980 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Wood v. Strickland 73-1285 10/16/1974 02/25/1975 Byron R. White 5-4
Flagg Bros., Inc. v. Brooks 77-25 01/18/1978 05/15/1978 William H. Rehnquist 5-3
Stump v. Sparkman 76-1750 01/10/1978 03/28/1978 Byron R. White 5-3
Paul v. Davis 74-891 11/04/1975 03/23/1976 William H. Rehnquist 5-3
United States v. Morrison 99-5 01/11/2000 05/15/2000 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Buckley v. Fitzsimmons 91-7849 02/22/1993 06/24/1993 John Paul Stevens 5-4
Crawford-El v. Britton 96-827 12/01/1997 05/04/1998 John Paul Stevens 5-4
McMillian v. Monroe County, Alabama 96-542 03/18/1997 06/02/1997 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Bryan County, Oklahoma v. Brown 95-1100 11/05/1996 04/28/1997 Sandra Day O'Connor 5-4
Richardson v. McKnight 96-318 03/19/1997 06/23/1997 Stephen G. Breyer 5-4
Kolstad v. American Dental Association 98-208 03/01/1999 06/22/1999 Sandra Day O'Connor 5-4
West v. Gibson 98-238 04/26/1999 06/14/1999 Stephen G. Breyer 5-4
Smith v. Wade 81-1196 11/10/1982 04/20/1983 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Carpenters v. Scott 82-486 04/26/1983 07/05/1983 Byron R. White 5-4
Springfield v. Kibbe 85-1217 11/04/1986 02/25/1987 5-4
Newton v. Rumery 85-1449 12/08/1986 03/09/1987 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Lugar v. Edmondson Oil Co. 80-1730 12/08/1981 06/25/1982 Byron R. White 5-4
Davis v. Scherer 83-490 04/16/1984 06/28/1984 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Pulliam v. Allen 82-1432 11/02/1983 05/14/1984 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Zinermon v. Burch 87-1965 10/11/1989 02/27/1990 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Loeffler v. Frank 86-1431 01/11/1988 06/13/1988 Harry A. Blackmun 5-3
Will v. Michigan Dept. Of State Police 87-1207 12/05/1988 06/15/1989 Byron R. White 5-4
Jett v. Dallas Independent School Dist. 87-2084 03/28/1989 06/22/1989 Sandra Day O'Connor 5-4
Ncaa v. Tarkanian 87-1061 10/05/1988 12/12/1988 John Paul Stevens 5-4
Adickes v. Kress & Co. 79 11/12/1969 06/01/1970 John M. Harlan 5-2
Correctional Services Corp. v. Malesko 00-860 10/01/2001 11/27/2001 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Baker v. Mccollan 78-752 04/23/1979 06/26/1979 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Maine v. Thiboutot 79-838 04/22/1980 06/25/1980 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Wyatt v. Cole 91-126 01/14/1992 05/18/1992 Sandra Day O'Connor 6-3
Briscoe v. Lahue 81-1404 11/09/1982 03/07/1983 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Chardon v. Fumero Soto 82-271 03/23/1983 06/20/1983 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Goodman v. Lukens Steel Co. 85-1626 04/01/1987 06/19/1987 Byron R. White 6-3
Pembaur v. Cincinnati 84-1160 12/02/1985 03/25/1986 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Davidson v. Cannon 84-6470 11/06/1985 01/21/1986 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Golden State Transit Corp. v. Los Angeles 88-840 10/03/1989 12/05/1989 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Ngiraingas v. Sanchez 88-1281 01/08/1990 04/24/1990 Harry A. Blackmun 6-2
Schweiker v. Chilicky 86-1781 03/01/1988 06/24/1988 Sandra Day O'Connor 6-3
Newport v. Fact Concerts, Inc. 80-396 03/31/1981 06/26/1981 Harry A. Blackmun 6-3
Allen v. Mccurry 79-935 10/08/1980 12/09/1980 Potter Stewart 6-3
Canton v. Harris 86-1088 11/08/1988 02/28/1989 Byron R. White 6-3
Wheeldin v. Wheeler 493 04/23/1963 06/03/1963 William O. Douglas 6-3
Chavez v. Martinez 01-1444 12/04/2002 05/27/2003 6-3
Monell v. New York City Dept. Of Social Services 75-1914 11/02/1977 06/06/1978 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Procunier v. Navarette 76-446 10/11/1977 02/22/1978 Byron R. White 7-2
Dennis v. Higgins 89-1555 10/31/1990 02/20/1991 Byron R. White 7-2
Albright v. Oliver 92-833 10/12/1993 01/24/1994 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
Kolstad v. American Dental Association 98-208 03/01/1999 06/22/1999 7-2
Oklahoma City v. Tuttle 83-1919 01/08/1985 06/03/1985 William H. Rehnquist 7-1
Wilson v. Garcia 83-2146 01/14/1985 04/17/1985 John Paul Stevens 7-1