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Case Docket No. Argued Decidedsort icon Majority Author Vote
United States v. Scotland Neck City Board Of Education 70-130 02/29/1972 Potter Stewart 9
Longshoremen's Union v. Boyd 195 01/06/1954 03/08/1954 Felix Frankfurter 7-2
Accardi v. Shaughnessy 366 02/02/1954 03/15/1954 Tom C. Clark 5-4
Hernandez v. Texas 406 01/11/1954 05/03/1954 Earl Warren 9
Brown v. Board of Education (I) 1 12/09/1952 05/17/1954 Earl Warren 9
Bolling v. Sharpe 8 12/09/1952 05/17/1954 Earl Warren 9
Brown v. Board of Education (II) 1 04/11/1955 05/31/1955 Earl Warren 9
Williams v. Georgia 412 04/18/1955 06/06/1955 Felix Frankfurter 6-3
Toth v. Quarles 3 02/08/1955 11/07/1955 Hugo L. Black 6-3
Reece v. Georgia 112 11/09/1955 12/05/1955 Tom C. Clark 9
Michel v. Louisiana 32 11/08/1955 12/05/1955 Tom C. Clark 6-3
United States v. Minker 35 11/14/1955 01/16/1956 Felix Frankfurter 9
Griffin v. Illinois 95 12/07/1955 04/23/1956 Hugo L. Black 5-4
Squire v. Capoeman 134 01/19/1956 04/23/1956 Earl Warren 7-1
United States v. Zucca 213 01/24/1956 04/30/1956 Earl Warren 5-3
Jay v. Boyd 503 05/03/1956 06/11/1956 Stanley Reed 5-4
Kinsella v. Krueger 713 05/03/1956 06/11/1956 Tom C. Clark 5-3
Brownell v. Tom We Shung 43 11/13/1956 12/17/1956 Tom C. Clark 9
United States v. Plesha 39 11/08/1956 01/14/1957 Hugo L. Black 6-3
Johnson v. United States 531 MISC 03/04/1957 8
Ceballos v. Shaughnessy 71 01/16/1957 03/11/1957 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8
Hintopoulos v. Shaughnessy 205 03/04/1957 03/25/1957 John M. Harlan 6-2
United States v. Witkovich 295 02/28/1957 04/29/1957 Felix Frankfurter 6-2
Pennsylvania v. Board Of Trusts 769 04/29/1957 9
Rabang v. Boyd 403 05/01/1957 05/27/1957 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8-1
Jackson v. Taylor 619 04/30/1957 06/03/1957 Tom C. Clark 5-4
Mulcahey v. Catalanotte 435 03/27/1957 06/03/1957 Charles E. Whittaker 7-2
Fowler v. Wilkinson 620 04/30/1957 06/03/1957 Tom C. Clark 5-4
Lehmann v. Carson 72 03/26/1957 06/03/1957 Charles E. Whittaker 7-2
Reid v. Covert 701 05/03/1956 06/10/1957 Hugo L. Black 6-2
Wilson v. Girard 1103 07/08/1957 07/11/1957
Rowoldt v. Perfetto 5 11/13/1956 12/09/1957 Felix Frankfurter 5-4
Heikkinen v. United States 89 12/10/1957 01/06/1958 Charles E. Whittaker 9
Harmon v. Brucker 80 01/14/1958 03/03/1958 8-1
Trop v. Dulles 70 05/02/1957 03/31/1958 Earl Warren 5-4
Perez v. Brownell 44 05/01/1957 03/31/1958 Felix Frankfurter 5-4
Nishikawa v. Dulles 19 05/01/1957 03/31/1958 Earl Warren 7-2
Dessalernos v. Savoretti 287 04/03/1958 04/14/1958 7-2
Maisenberg v. United States 76 01/28/1958 05/26/1958 John M. Harlan 6-3
Nowak v. United States 72 01/28/1958 05/26/1958 John M. Harlan 6-3
Eubanks v. Louisiana 550 04/30/1958 05/26/1958 Hugo L. Black 9
Bonetti v. Rogers 94 04/07/1958 06/02/1958 Charles E. Whittaker 6-3
Eskridge v. Washington Prison Bd. 96 05/19/1958 06/16/1958 6-2
Rogers v. Quan 396 05/20/1958 06/16/1958 Tom C. Clark 5-4
Leng May Ma v. Barber 105 05/20/1958 06/16/1958 Tom C. Clark 5-4
Mckinney v. Missouri-K.-T. R. Co. 93 01/27/1958 06/23/1958 Felix Frankfurter 7-2
Cooper v. Aaron 1 08/28/1958 09/12/1958 9
Evers v. Dwyer 382 12/15/1958 9
Williams v. Lee 39 11/20/1958 01/12/1959 Hugo L. Black 9
Lee v. Madigan 42 12/09/1958 01/12/1959 William O. Douglas 6-2