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Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Authorsort icon Vote
Imbler v. Pachtman 74-5435 11/03/1975 03/02/1976 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8
Newton v. Rumery 85-1449 12/08/1986 03/09/1987 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Polk County v. Dodson 80-824 10/13/1981 12/14/1981 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8-1
Davis v. Scherer 83-490 04/16/1984 06/28/1984 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Memphis Community School Dist. v. Stachura 85-410 04/02/1986 06/25/1986 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9
Griffin v. Breckenridge 144 01/13/1971 06/07/1971 Potter Stewart 9
Allen v. Mccurry 79-935 10/08/1980 12/09/1980 Potter Stewart 6-3
United States v. Guest 65 11/09/1965 03/28/1966 Potter Stewart 8-1
Wyatt v. Cole 91-126 01/14/1992 05/18/1992 Sandra Day O'Connor 6-3
Hafer v. Melo 90-681 10/15/1991 11/05/1991 Sandra Day O'Connor 8
Bryan County, Oklahoma v. Brown 95-1100 11/05/1996 04/28/1997 Sandra Day O'Connor 5-4
Kolstad v. American Dental Association 98-208 03/01/1999 06/22/1999 Sandra Day O'Connor 5-4
Tower v. Glover 82-1988 02/22/1984 06/25/1984 Sandra Day O'Connor 9
Schweiker v. Chilicky 86-1781 03/01/1988 06/24/1988 Sandra Day O'Connor 6-3
Forrester v. White 86-761 11/02/1987 01/12/1988 Sandra Day O'Connor 8
St. Louis v. Praprotnik 86-772 10/07/1987 03/02/1988 Sandra Day O'Connor 7-1
Jett v. Dallas Independent School Dist. 87-2084 03/28/1989 06/22/1989 Sandra Day O'Connor 5-4
Nelson v. Campbell 03-6821 03/29/2004 05/24/2004 Sandra Day O'Connor 9
Richardson v. McKnight 96-318 03/19/1997 06/23/1997 Stephen G. Breyer 5-4
West v. Gibson 98-238 04/26/1999 06/14/1999 Stephen G. Breyer 5-4
Gomez v. Toledo 79-5601 04/16/1980 05/27/1980 Thurgood Marshall 9
Moor v. County Of Alameda 72-10 02/27/1973 05/14/1973 Thurgood Marshall 8-1
Haring v. Prosise 81-2169 04/20/1983 06/13/1983 Thurgood Marshall 9
Burnett v. Grattan 83-264 03/26/1984 06/27/1984 Thurgood Marshall 9
Owens v. Okure 87-56 11/01/1988 01/10/1989 Thurgood Marshall 9
Rendell-Baker v. Kohn 80-2102 04/19/1982 06/25/1982 Warren E. Burger 7-2
Baker v. Mccollan 78-752 04/23/1979 06/26/1979 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Flagg Bros., Inc. v. Brooks 77-25 01/18/1978 05/15/1978 William H. Rehnquist 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
Leatherman v. Tarrant County Narcotics Intelligence And Coordination Unit 91-1657 01/12/1993 03/03/1993 William H. Rehnquist 9
McMillian v. Monroe County, Alabama 96-542 03/18/1997 06/02/1997 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Albright v. Oliver 92-833 10/12/1993 01/24/1994 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
Haddle v. Garrison 97-1472 11/10/1998 12/14/1998 William H. Rehnquist 9
Oklahoma City v. Tuttle 83-1919 01/08/1985 06/03/1985 William H. Rehnquist 7-1
General Building Contractors Assn. v. Pa. 81-280 03/03/1982 06/29/1982 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
Daniels v. Williams 84-5872 11/06/1985 01/21/1986 William H. Rehnquist 9
Davidson v. Cannon 84-6470 11/06/1985 01/21/1986 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Parratt v. Taylor 79-1734 03/02/1981 05/18/1981 William H. Rehnquist 8-1
Graham v. Connor 87-6571 02/21/1989 05/15/1989 William H. Rehnquist 9
Correctional Services Corp. v. Malesko 00-860 10/01/2001 11/27/2001 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Maine v. Thiboutot 79-838 04/22/1980 06/25/1980 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Owen v. City Of Independence 78-1779 01/08/1980 04/16/1980 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Monell v. New York City Dept. Of Social Services 75-1914 11/02/1977 06/06/1978 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
District Of Columbia v. Carter 71-564 11/06/1972 01/10/1973 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9
Smith v. Wade 81-1196 11/10/1982 04/20/1983 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Mcdonald v. West Branch 83-219 02/27/1984 04/18/1984 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9
Pembaur v. Cincinnati 84-1160 12/02/1985 03/25/1986 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Wheeldin v. Wheeler 493 04/23/1963 06/03/1963 William O. Douglas 6-3
Mcneese v. Board Of Education 480 04/23/1963 06/03/1963 William O. Douglas 8-1