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Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Author Vote
Astoria Federal S. & L. Ass'n. v. Solimino 89-1895 04/17/1991 06/10/1991 David H. Souter 9
Astroline Communications v. Shurberg Broadcasting 89-700 03/28/1990 06/27/1990
Astrup v. Immigration Service 840 04/20/1971 05/24/1971 Hugo L. Black 9
Atascadero State Hospital v. Scanlon 84-351 03/25/1985 06/28/1985 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Atkins v. Rivera 85-632 04/21/1986 06/23/1986 Harry A. Blackmun 9
Atkinson Trading v. Shirley 00-454 03/27/2001 05/29/2001 William H. Rehnquist 9
Attorney General Of N. Y. v. Soto-Lopez 84-1803 01/15/1986 06/17/1986 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Automobile Workers v. Johnson Controls, Inc. 89-1215 10/10/1990 03/20/1991 Harry A. Blackmun 9
Avent v. North Carolina 11 11/05/1962 05/20/1963 8-1
Avery v. Midland County 39 11/14/1967 04/01/1968 Byron R. White 5-3
Bailey v. Patterson 643 02/26/1962 9
Baker v. Mccollan 78-752 04/23/1979 06/26/1979 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Baldwin v. Fish & Game Commission of Montana 76-1150 10/05/1977 05/23/1978 Harry A. Blackmun 6-3
Ball v. James 79-1740 02/23/1981 04/29/1981 Potter Stewart 5-4
Barnard v. Thorstenn 87-1939 01/11/1989 03/06/1989 Anthony M. Kennedy 6-3
Barnhart v. Peabody Coal Co. 01-705 10/08/2002 01/15/2003 David H. Souter 6-3
Barnhart v. Thomas 02-763 10/14/2003 11/12/2003 Antonin Scalia 9
Barnhart v. Walton 00-1937 01/16/2002 03/27/2002 Stephen G. Breyer 9
Barr v. City of Columbia 9 10/14/1963 06/22/1964 Hugo L. Black 9
Batson v. Kentucky 84-6263 12/12/1985 04/30/1986 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 7-2
Batterton v. Francis 75-1181 04/19/1977 06/20/1977 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Bazemore v. Friday 85-93 04/22/1986 07/01/1986 9
Bearden v. Georgia 81-6633 01/11/1983 05/24/1983 Sandra Day O'Connor 9
Beer v. United States 73-1869 03/26/1975 03/30/1976 Potter Stewart 5-3
Bell v. Maryland 12 10/14/1963 06/22/1964 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Bell v. United States 92 01/11/1961 05/22/1961 Potter Stewart 9
Beltran v. Myers 80-5303 03/24/1981 05/18/1981 9
Berenyi v. Immigration Director 66 12/05/1966 01/23/1967 Potter Stewart 6-3
Bernal v. Fainter 83-630 03/28/1984 05/30/1984 Thurgood Marshall 8-1
Blum v. Bacon 81-770 04/28/1982 06/14/1982 Thurgood Marshall 9
Blum v. Yaretsky 80-1952 03/24/1982 06/25/1982 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
Board of Education of Oklahoma City v. Dowell 89-1080 10/02/1990 01/15/1991 William H. Rehnquist 5-3
Board Of Education v. Swann 498 10/13/1970 04/20/1971 Warren E. Burger 9
Board Of Education, New York City v. Harris 78-873 10/09/1979 11/28/1979 Harry A. Blackmun 6-3
Bob Jones University v. U. S. 81-3 10/12/1982 05/24/1983 Warren E. Burger 8-1
Boddie v. Connecticut 27 12/08/1969 03/02/1971 John M. Harlan 8-1
Bolling v. Sharpe 8 12/09/1952 05/17/1954 Earl Warren 9
Bonetti v. Rogers 94 04/07/1958 06/02/1958 Charles E. Whittaker 6-3
Bostick v. South Carolina 647 03/20/1967 03/27/1967 9
Bouie v. City Of Columbia 10 10/14/1963 06/22/1964 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Boutilier v. Immigration Service 440 03/14/1967 05/22/1967 Tom C. Clark 6-3
Bowen v. American Hospital Assn. 84-1529 01/15/1986 06/09/1986 John Paul Stevens 5-3
Bowen v. City Of New York 84-1923 02/26/1986 06/02/1986 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9
Bowen v. Gilliard 86-509 04/22/1987 06/25/1987 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Bowen v. Owens 84-1905 02/26/1986 05/19/1986 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Bowen v. Yuckert 85-1409 01/13/1987 06/08/1987 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Boy Scouts of America v. Dale 99-699 04/26/2000 06/28/2000 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Boynton v. Virginia 7 10/12/1960 12/05/1960 Hugo L. Black 7-2
Bragdon v. Abbott 97-156 03/30/1998 06/25/1998 Anthony M. Kennedy 5-4
Brancato v. Gunn 98-9913 10/12/1999 8-1