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Zinermon v. Burch 87-1965 10/11/1989 02/27/1990 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Wyatt v. Cole 91-126 01/14/1992 05/18/1992 Sandra Day O'Connor 6-3
Wood v. Strickland 73-1285 10/16/1974 02/25/1975 Byron R. White 5-4
Wilson v. Garcia 83-2146 01/14/1985 04/17/1985 John Paul Stevens 7-1
Will v. Michigan Dept. Of State Police 87-1207 12/05/1988 06/15/1989 Byron R. White 5-4
Wheeldin v. Wheeler 493 04/23/1963 06/03/1963 William O. Douglas 6-3
West v. Gibson 98-238 04/26/1999 06/14/1999 Stephen G. Breyer 5-4
West v. Atkins 87-5096 03/28/1988 06/20/1988 Harry A. Blackmun 9
United States v. Price 59 11/09/1965 03/28/1966 Abe Fortas 9
United States v. Morrison 99-5 01/11/2000 05/15/2000 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
United States v. Guest 65 11/09/1965 03/28/1966 Potter Stewart 8-1
Tower v. Glover 82-1988 02/22/1984 06/25/1984 Sandra Day O'Connor 9
Supreme Court Of Va. v. Consumers Union 79-198 02/19/1980 06/02/1980 Byron R. White 8
Stump v. Sparkman 76-1750 01/10/1978 03/28/1978 Byron R. White 5-3
St. Louis v. Praprotnik 86-772 10/07/1987 03/02/1988 Sandra Day O'Connor 7-1
Springfield v. Kibbe 85-1217 11/04/1986 02/25/1987 5-4
Springfield Township School Dist. v. Knoll 82-1889 01/14/1985 04/17/1985 8
Smith v. Wade 81-1196 11/10/1982 04/20/1983 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Shaare Tefila Congregation v. Cobb 85-2156 02/25/1987 05/18/1987 Byron R. White 9
Schweiker v. Chilicky 86-1781 03/01/1988 06/24/1988 Sandra Day O'Connor 6-3
Saint Francis College v. Al-Khazraji 85-2169 02/25/1987 05/18/1987 Byron R. White 9
Richardson v. McKnight 96-318 03/19/1997 06/23/1997 Stephen G. Breyer 5-4
Rendell-Baker v. Kohn 80-2102 04/19/1982 06/25/1982 Warren E. Burger 7-2
Pulliam v. Allen 82-1432 11/02/1983 05/14/1984 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Procunier v. Navarette 76-446 10/11/1977 02/22/1978 Byron R. White 7-2
Polk County v. Dodson 80-824 10/13/1981 12/14/1981 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8-1
Pierson v. Ray 79 01/11/1967 04/11/1967 Earl Warren 8-1
Pembaur v. Cincinnati 84-1160 12/02/1985 03/25/1986 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Paul v. Davis 74-891 11/04/1975 03/23/1976 William H. Rehnquist 5-3
Parratt v. Taylor 79-1734 03/02/1981 05/18/1981 William H. Rehnquist 8-1
Owens v. Okure 87-56 11/01/1988 01/10/1989 Thurgood Marshall 9
Owen v. City Of Independence 78-1779 01/08/1980 04/16/1980 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Oklahoma City v. Tuttle 83-1919 01/08/1985 06/03/1985 William H. Rehnquist 7-1
Ngiraingas v. Sanchez 88-1281 01/08/1990 04/24/1990 Harry A. Blackmun 6-2
Newton v. Rumery 85-1449 12/08/1986 03/09/1987 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Newport v. Fact Concerts, Inc. 80-396 03/31/1981 06/26/1981 Harry A. Blackmun 6-3
Nelson v. Campbell 03-6821 03/29/2004 05/24/2004 Sandra Day O'Connor 9
Ncaa v. Tarkanian 87-1061 10/05/1988 12/12/1988 John Paul Stevens 5-4
Muhammad v. Close 02-9065 12/01/2003 02/25/2004 9
Moor v. County Of Alameda 72-10 02/27/1973 05/14/1973 Thurgood Marshall 8-1
Monroe v. Pape 39 11/08/1960 02/20/1961 William O. Douglas 8-1
Monell v. New York City Dept. Of Social Services 75-1914 11/02/1977 06/06/1978 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Migra v. Warren City School Dist. Bd. Of Ed. 82-738 10/11/1983 01/23/1984 Harry A. Blackmun 9
Memphis Community School Dist. v. Stachura 85-410 04/02/1986 06/25/1986 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9
Mcneese v. Board Of Education 480 04/23/1963 06/03/1963 William O. Douglas 8-1
McMillian v. Monroe County, Alabama 96-542 03/18/1997 06/02/1997 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Mcdonald v. West Branch 83-219 02/27/1984 04/18/1984 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9
Martinez v. California 78-1268 11/05/1979 01/15/1980 John Paul Stevens 9
Malley v. Briggs 84-1586 11/13/1985 03/05/1986 Byron R. White 7-2
Maine v. Thiboutot 79-838 04/22/1980 06/25/1980 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3