Cases by Issue - Civil Rights

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Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Author Vote
Langley v. Fdic 86-489 10/14/1987 12/01/1987 Antonin Scalia 8
Lascaris v. Shirley 73-1016 12/18/1974 03/19/1975 6-3
Lassiter v. Northampton Election Bd. 584 05/18/1959 06/08/1959 William O. Douglas 9
Lau v. Nichols 72-6520 12/10/1973 01/21/1974 William O. Douglas 9
Lavine v. Milne 74-1137 12/02/1975 03/03/1976 Byron R. White 8
Lawyer v. Department of Justice 95-2024 02/19/1997 06/25/1997 David H. Souter 5-4
League of Latin American Citizens v. Perry 05-204 03/01/2006 06/28/2006 Anthony M. Kennedy 5-4
Leatherman v. Tarrant County Narcotics Intelligence And Coordination Unit 91-1657 01/12/1993 03/03/1993 William H. Rehnquist 9
Lee v. Madigan 42 12/09/1958 01/12/1959 William O. Douglas 6-2
Lee v. Washington 75 11/07/1967 03/11/1968 9
Lehmann v. Carson 72 03/26/1957 06/03/1957 Charles E. Whittaker 7-2
Lehr v. Robertson 81-1756 12/07/1982 06/27/1983 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Leng May Ma v. Barber 105 05/20/1958 06/16/1958 Tom C. Clark 5-4
Leocal v. Ashcroft 03-583 10/12/2004 11/09/2004 William H. Rehnquist 9
Levy v. Louisiana 508 03/27/1968 05/20/1968 William O. Douglas 6-3
Lewis v. Martin 829 03/03/1970 04/20/1970 William O. Douglas 6-2
Linda R. S. v. Richard D. 71-6078 12/06/1972 03/05/1973 Thurgood Marshall 5-4
Lindsey v. Normet 70-5045 11/15/1971 02/23/1972 Byron R. White 5-2
Little v. Streater 79-6779 01/13/1981 06/01/1981 Warren E. Burger 9
Local 28 v. EEOC 84-1656 02/25/1986 07/02/1986 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Lockhart v. United States 81-802 11/03/1982 02/23/1983 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Lockport v. Citizens For Community Action 75-1157 11/30/1976 03/07/1977 Potter Stewart 9
Loeffler v. Frank 86-1431 01/11/1988 06/13/1988 Harry A. Blackmun 5-3
Lombard v. Louisiana 58 11/05/1962 05/20/1963 Earl Warren 8-1
Lomenzo v. Wmca, Inc. 81 06/20/1966 8
Long v. District Court Of Iowa 77 11/09/1966 12/05/1966 9
Longshoremen's Union v. Boyd 195 01/06/1954 03/08/1954 Felix Frankfurter 7-2
Lopez v. Monterey County 95-1201 10/08/1996 11/06/1996 Sandra Day O'Connor 9
Lopez v. Monterey County 97-1396 11/02/1998 01/20/1999 Sandra Day O'Connor 8-1
Lorance v. At&T Technologies, Inc. 87-1428 03/20/1989 06/12/1989 Antonin Scalia 5-3
Los Angeles Dept. Of Water & Power v. Manhart 76-1810 01/18/1978 04/25/1978 John Paul Stevens 6-2
Los Angeles Dept. Of Water & Power v. Manhart 76-1810 01/18/1978 04/25/1978 7-1
Louisiana v. United States 67 01/26/1965 03/08/1965 Hugo L. Black 9
Love v. Pullman Co. 70-5033 11/16/1971 01/17/1972 Potter Stewart 7
Loving v. United States 94-1966 01/09/1996 06/03/1996 Anthony M. Kennedy 9
Loving v. Virginia 395 04/10/1967 06/12/1967 Earl Warren 9
Lubin v. Panish 71-6852 10/09/1973 03/26/1974 Warren E. Burger 9
Lucas v. Forty-Fourth General Assembly of Colorado 508 03/31/1964 06/15/1964 Earl Warren 6-3
Lugar v. Edmondson Oil Co. 80-1730 12/08/1981 06/25/1982 Byron R. White 5-4
Lukhard v. Reed 85-1358 01/14/1987 04/22/1987 Antonin Scalia 5-4
Lynch v. Household Finance Corp. 70-5058 12/07/1971 03/23/1972 Potter Stewart 7
Lyng v. Automobile Workers 86-1471 12/07/1987 03/23/1988 Byron R. White 5-3
Lyng v. Castillo 85-250 04/29/1986 06/27/1986 John Paul Stevens 6-3
M.L.B V. S.L.J. 95-853 10/07/1996 12/16/1996 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 6-3
Mackey v. Mendoza-Martinez 29 11/10/1959 04/18/1960 6-3
Mahan v. Howell 71-364 12/12/1972 02/21/1973 William H. Rehnquist 5-3
Maine v. Thiboutot 79-838 04/22/1980 06/25/1980 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Maisenberg v. United States 76 01/28/1958 05/26/1958 John M. Harlan 6-3
Mallard v. United States District Court 87-1490 02/28/1989 05/01/1989 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Malley v. Briggs 84-1586 11/13/1985 03/05/1986 Byron R. White 7-2