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Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Author Votesort icon
U.S. Railroad Retirement Bd. v. Fritz 79-870 10/06/1980 12/09/1980 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
Mcdaniel v. Sanchez 80-180 03/02/1981 06/01/1981 John Paul Stevens 7-2
Fedorenko v. United States 79-5602 10/15/1980 01/21/1981 Thurgood Marshall 7-2
Ohio Pub. Employees Retirement System v. Betts 88-389 03/28/1989 06/23/1989 Anthony M. Kennedy 7-2
Kinsella v. Singleton 22 10/22/1959 01/18/1960 Tom C. Clark 7-2
Grisham v. Hagan 58 10/22/1959 01/18/1960 Tom C. Clark 7-2
Squire v. Capoeman 134 01/19/1956 04/23/1956 Earl Warren 7-1
Mulcahey v. Catalanotte 435 03/27/1957 06/03/1957 Charles E. Whittaker 7-2
Nishikawa v. Dulles 19 05/01/1957 03/31/1958 Earl Warren 7-2
Mckinney v. Missouri-K.-T. R. Co. 93 01/27/1958 06/23/1958 Felix Frankfurter 7-2
Dessalernos v. Savoretti 287 04/03/1958 04/14/1958 7-2
Longshoremen's Union v. Boyd 195 01/06/1954 03/08/1954 Felix Frankfurter 7-2
Norvell v. Illinois 513 04/24/1963 05/27/1963 William O. Douglas 7-2
In Re Whittington 701 04/02/1968 05/20/1968 7-2
Jones v. Mayer 645 04/01/1968 06/17/1968 Potter Stewart 7-2
Snohomish County v. Seattle Disposal Company 548 12/18/1967 7
Gardner v. California 73 11/20/1968 01/20/1969 William O. Douglas 7-2
Allen v. State Board Of Elections 3 10/15/1968 03/03/1969 Earl Warren 7-2
Montgomery v. Burns 438 05/05/1969 7-2
Robinson v. Johnson 67 05/05/1969 7-2
Johnson v. Avery 40 11/14/1968 02/24/1969 Abe Fortas 7-2
Moore v. Ogilvie 620 03/27/1969 05/05/1969 William O. Douglas 7-2
Wade v. Wilson 55 11/12/1969 01/13/1970 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-1
Carter v. Jury Commission 30 10/21/1969 01/19/1970 Potter Stewart 7-1
Maryland Committee v. Tawes 29 11/13/1963 06/15/1964 Earl Warren 7-2
Griffin v. School Board 592 03/30/1964 05/25/1964 Hugo L. Black 7-2
Wright v. Rockefeller 96 11/19/1963 02/17/1964 Hugo L. Black 7-2
Abernathy v. Alabama 9 10/12/1964 04/05/1965 7
Carrington v. Rash 82 01/28/1965 03/01/1965 Potter Stewart 7-1
Fortson v. Toombs 300 11/18/1964 01/18/1965 7-2
Katzenbach v. Morgan 847 04/18/1966 06/13/1966 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Cardona v. Power 673 04/18/1966 06/13/1966 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Porter v. Aetna Casualty Co. 604 04/25/1962 06/11/1962 Tom C. Clark 7
Swann v. Adams 136 12/06/1966 01/09/1967 Byron R. White 7-2
Woodby v. Immigration Service 40 11/16/1966 12/12/1966 Potter Stewart 7-2
Boynton v. Virginia 7 10/12/1960 12/05/1960 Hugo L. Black 7-2
United States v. Shimer 392 04/27/1961 06/12/1961 John M. Harlan 7-2
United States v. Oregon 329 04/25/1961 05/29/1961 Hugo L. Black 7-2
Clark v. Martinez 03-878 10/13/2004 01/12/2005 Antonin Scalia 7-2
Halbert v. Michigan 03-10198 04/25/2005 06/23/2005 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 7-2
Chickasaw Nation v. United States 00-507 10/02/2001 11/27/2001 Stephen G. Breyer 7-2
US Airways v. Barnett 00-1250 12/04/2001 04/29/2002 Stephen G. Breyer 7-2
Raytheon v. Hernandez 02-749 10/08/2003 12/02/2003 Clarence Thomas 7
United States v. Lara 03-107 01/21/2004 04/19/2004 Stephen G. Breyer 7-2
Wagnon v. Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation 04-631 10/03/2005 12/06/2005 Clarence Thomas 7-2
PGA Tour v. Martin 00-24 01/17/2001 05/29/2001 John Paul Stevens 7-2
Branch v. Smith 01-1437 12/10/2002 03/31/2003 Antonin Scalia 7-2
Clackamas Gastroenterology v. Wells 01-1435 02/25/2003 04/22/2003 John Paul Stevens 7-2
Sniadach v. Family Finance Corp. 130 04/21/1969 06/09/1969 William O. Douglas 7-1
Daniel v. Paul 488 03/24/1969 06/02/1969 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-1