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Peoria Tribe v. United States 219 01/15/1968 04/01/1968 Potter Stewart 8
Poafpybitty v. Skelly Oil Co. 65 01/24/1968 03/18/1968 Earl Warren 8
Cheng Fan Kwok v. Immigration Ser 638 05/02/1968 06/10/1968 John M. Harlan 8-1
Mckart v. United States 403 02/27/1969 05/26/1969 Thurgood Marshall 8
U.S. v. Montgomery Bd. Of Educ. 798 04/28/1969 06/02/1969 Hugo L. Black 8
Cipriano v. City Of Houma 705 04/24/1969 06/16/1969 8
Hunter v. Erickson 63 11/13/1968 01/20/1969 Byron R. White 8-1
Brockington v. Rhodes 31 10/22/1969 11/24/1969 8
Morris v. Schoonfield 782 04/22/1970 06/29/1970 8
Boddie v. Connecticut 27 12/08/1969 03/02/1971 John M. Harlan 8-1
Gutknecht v. United States 71 11/20/1969 01/19/1970 William O. Douglas 8
Evans v. Cornman 236 01/22/1970 06/15/1970 Thurgood Marshall 8
Alexander v. Board Of Education 632 10/23/1969 10/29/1969 8
Breen v. Selective Service Board 65 11/19/1969 01/26/1970 Hugo L. Black 8
Williams v. Illinois 1089 04/22/1970 06/29/1970 Warren E. Burger 8
Turner v. Fouche 23 10/20/1969 01/19/1970 Potter Stewart 8
Shuttlesworth v. Birmingham 168 02/27/1964 03/09/1964 8
Hardy v. United States 112 11/21/1963 01/06/1964 William O. Douglas 8-1
Davis v. Mann 69 11/14/1963 06/15/1964 Earl Warren 8-1
Roman v. Sincock 307 12/09/1963 06/15/1964 Earl Warren 8-1
Fortson v. Dorsey 178 12/10/1964 01/18/1965 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8-1
Lomenzo v. Wmca, Inc. 81 06/20/1966 8
United States v. Guest 65 11/09/1965 03/28/1966 Potter Stewart 8-1
Accardi v. Pennsylvania R. Co. 280 01/20/1966 02/28/1966 Hugo L. Black 8
Burns v. Richardson 318 02/21/1966 04/25/1966 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8
South Carolina v. Katzenbach 22 ORIG 01/17/1966 03/07/1966 Earl Warren 8-1
Rinaldi v. Yeager 940 04/21/1966 05/31/1966 Potter Stewart 8-1
Turner v. City Of Memphis 84 02/27/1962 03/16/1962 8
Dombrowski v. Eastland 118 02/20/1967 05/15/1967 8
Pierson v. Ray 79 01/11/1967 04/11/1967 Earl Warren 8-1
Montana v. Kennedy 198 03/22/1961 05/22/1961 John M. Harlan 8-1
Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma & Shoshone-Paiute Tribes of the Duck... 02-1472 11/09/2004 03/01/2005 Stephen G. Breyer 8
Johnson v. California 04-6964 04/18/2005 06/13/2005 John Paul Stevens 8-1
Sherrill, N.Y. v. Oneida Indian Nation of New York 03-855 01/11/2005 03/29/2005 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 8-1
Department of Housing and Urban Development v. Rucker 00-1770 02/19/2002 03/26/2002 William H. Rehnquist 8
Pennsylvania State Police v. Suders 03-95 03/31/2004 06/14/2004 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 8-1
Arbaugh v. Y & H Corp. 04-944 01/11/2006 02/22/2006 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 8
Fernandez-Vargas v. Gonzales 04-1376 03/22/2006 06/22/2006 David H. Souter 8-1
Domino's Pizza v. McDonald 04-593 12/06/2005 02/22/2006 Antonin Scalia 8
Pollard v. DuPont 00-763 04/23/2001 06/04/2001 Clarence Thomas 8
Williams v. Oklahoma City 841 04/01/1969 06/09/1969 8
Monroe v. Pape 39 11/08/1960 02/20/1961 William O. Douglas 8-1
United States v. Lucchese 57 12/08/1960 02/20/1961 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8
Ceballos v. Shaughnessy 71 01/16/1957 03/11/1957 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8
Harmon v. Brucker 80 01/14/1958 03/03/1958 8-1
In re Gault 116 12/06/1966 05/15/1967 Abe Fortas 8-1
Gray v. Sanders 112 01/17/1963 03/18/1963 William O. Douglas 8-1
Gober v. City of Birmingham 66 11/06/1962 05/20/1963 8-1
Avent v. North Carolina 11 11/05/1962 05/20/1963 8-1
Lombard v. Louisiana 58 11/05/1962 05/20/1963 Earl Warren 8-1