Cases by Issue - Civil Rights

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Case Docket No. Arguedsort icon Decided Majority Author Vote
Mayer v. City Of Chicago 70-5040 10/14/1971 12/13/1971 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7
United States v. Campos-Serrano 70-46 10/14/1971 12/20/1971 Potter Stewart 4-3
Affiliated Ute Citizens v. United States 70-78 10/18/1971 04/24/1972 Harry A. Blackmun 7
Reed v. Reed 70-4 10/19/1971 11/22/1971 Warren E. Burger 7
Stanley v. Illinois 70-5014 10/19/1971 04/03/1972 Byron R. White 5-2
Carter v. Stanton 70-5082 11/08/1971 04/03/1972 7
Townsend v. Swank 70-5021 11/08/1971 12/20/1971 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7
Swarb v. Lennox 70-6 11/09/1971 02/24/1972 Harry A. Blackmun 6-1
Fuentes v. Shevin 70-5039 11/09/1971 06/12/1972 Potter Stewart 4-3
D. H. Overmyer Co. v. Frick Co. 69-5 11/09/1971 02/24/1972 Harry A. Blackmun 7
Lindsey v. Normet 70-5045 11/15/1971 02/23/1972 Byron R. White 5-2
Dunn v. Blumstein 70-13 11/16/1971 03/21/1972 Thurgood Marshall 6-1
Love v. Pullman Co. 70-5033 11/16/1971 01/17/1972 Potter Stewart 7
Bullock v. Carter 70-128 11/17/1971 02/24/1972 Warren E. Burger 7
Alexander v. Louisiana 70-5026 12/06/1971 04/03/1972 Byron R. White 7
Lynch v. Household Finance Corp. 70-5058 12/07/1971 03/23/1972 Potter Stewart 7
Roudebush v. Hartke 70-66 12/13/1971 02/23/1972 Potter Stewart 5-2
Richardson v. Wright 70-161 01/13/1972 02/24/1972 6-3
Jefferson v. Hackney 70-5064 02/22/1972 05/30/1972 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Peters v. Kiff 71-5078 02/22/1972 06/22/1972 Thurgood Marshall 6-3
Willis v. Prudential Insurance Company Of America 70-5344 02/28/1972 03/20/1972 4-4
Weber v. Aetna Casualty & Surety Co. 70-5112 02/28/1972 04/24/1972 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8-1
United States v. Scotland Neck City Board Of Education 70-130 02/29/1972 Potter Stewart 9
Wright v. Council Of City Of Emporia 70-188 03/01/1972 06/22/1972 Potter Stewart 5-4
James v. Strange 71-11 03/22/1972 06/12/1972 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9
Carleson v. Remillard 70-250 04/10/1972 06/07/1972 William O. Douglas 9
Huffman v. Boersen 71-5097 04/19/1972 05/15/1972 9
San Antonio Independent School Dis. v. Rodriguez 71-1332 10/12/1972 03/21/1973 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Keyes v. School District No. 1 71-507 10/12/1972 06/21/1973 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-1
United States v. Kras 71-749 10/18/1972 01/10/1973 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
District Of Columbia v. Carter 71-564 11/06/1972 01/10/1973 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9
Tillman v. Wheaton-Haven Recreation Assn. 71-1136 11/15/1972 02/27/1973 Harry A. Blackmun 9
Philpott v. Essex County Welfare Board 71-5656 12/04/1972 01/10/1973 William O. Douglas 9
Gomez v. Perez 71-575 12/06/1972 01/17/1973 7
Linda R. S. v. Richard D. 71-6078 12/06/1972 03/05/1973 Thurgood Marshall 5-4
Goosby v. Osser 71-6316 12/06/1972 01/17/1973 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9
Tonasket v. Washington 71-1031 12/12/1972 04/24/1973 9
Mahan v. Howell 71-364 12/12/1972 02/21/1973 William H. Rehnquist 5-3
McClanahan v. Arizona State Tax Commission 71-834 12/12/1972 03/27/1973 Thurgood Marshall 9
Mescalero Apache Tribe v. Jones 71-738 12/12/1972 03/27/1973 Byron R. White 6-3
Rosario v. Rockefeller 71-1371 12/13/1972 03/21/1973 Potter Stewart 5-4
Associated Enterprises, Inc. v. Toltec District 71-1069 01/08/1973 03/20/1973 6-3
Sugarman v. Dougall 71-1222 01/08/1973 06/25/1973 Harry A. Blackmun 8-1
Salyer Land Co. v. Tulare Water District 71-1456 01/08/1973 03/20/1973 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
In Re Griffiths 71-1336 01/09/1973 06/25/1973 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 7-2
Frontiero v. Richardson 71-1694 01/17/1973 05/14/1973 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8-1
Norwood v. Harrison 72-77 02/20/1973 06/25/1973 Warren E. Burger 9
Georgia v. United States 72-75 02/21/1973 05/07/1973 Potter Stewart 6-3
Gaffney v. Cummings 71-1476 02/26/1973 06/18/1973 Byron R. White 6-3
White v. Weiser 71-1623 02/26/1973 06/18/1973 Byron R. White 9