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Case Docket No. Arguedsort icon Decided Majority Author Vote
Pittston Coal Group v. Sebben 87-821 10/03/1988 12/06/1988 Antonin Scalia 5-4
Richmond v. J.A. Croson Co. 87-998 10/05/1988 01/23/1989 Sandra Day O'Connor 6-3
Ncaa v. Tarkanian 87-1061 10/05/1988 12/12/1988 John Paul Stevens 5-4
Penson v. Ohio 87-6116 10/12/1988 11/29/1988 John Paul Stevens 8-1
Price Waterhouse v. Hopkins 87-1167 10/31/1988 05/01/1989 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Owens v. Okure 87-56 11/01/1988 01/10/1989 Thurgood Marshall 9
DeShaney v. Winnebago County 87-154 11/02/1988 02/22/1989 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Canton v. Harris 86-1088 11/08/1988 02/28/1989 Byron R. White 6-3
Cotton Petroleum Corp. v. New Mexico 87-1327 11/30/1988 04/25/1989 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Will v. Michigan Dept. Of State Police 87-1207 12/05/1988 06/15/1989 Byron R. White 5-4
New York City Bd. Of Estimate v. Morris 87-1022 12/07/1988 03/22/1989 Byron R. White 9
Brendale v. Confederated Yakima Indian Nation 87-1622 01/10/1989 06/29/1989 John Paul Stevens 5-4
Mississippi Choctaw Indian Band v. Holyfield 87-980 01/11/1989 04/03/1989 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Barnard v. Thorstenn 87-1939 01/11/1989 03/06/1989 Anthony M. Kennedy 6-3
Wards Cove Packing Co. v. Atonio 87-1387 01/18/1989 06/05/1989 Byron R. White 5-4
Martin v. Wilks 87-1614 01/18/1989 06/12/1989 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Graham v. Connor 87-6571 02/21/1989 05/15/1989 William H. Rehnquist 9
Neitzke v. Williams 87-1882 02/22/1989 05/01/1989 Thurgood Marshall 9
Mallard v. United States District Court 87-1490 02/28/1989 05/01/1989 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Dellmuth v. Muth 87-1855 02/28/1989 06/15/1989 Anthony M. Kennedy 5-4
Lorance v. At&T Technologies, Inc. 87-1428 03/20/1989 06/12/1989 Antonin Scalia 5-3
Murray v. Giarratano 88-411 03/22/1989 06/23/1989 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Hardin v. Straub 87-7023 03/22/1989 05/22/1989 John Paul Stevens 9
Ohio Pub. Employees Retirement System v. Betts 88-389 03/28/1989 06/23/1989 Anthony M. Kennedy 7-2
Jett v. Dallas Independent School Dist. 87-2084 03/28/1989 06/22/1989 Sandra Day O'Connor 5-4
Quinn v. Millsap 88-1048 04/25/1989 06/15/1989 Harry A. Blackmun 9
Golden State Transit Corp. v. Los Angeles 88-840 10/03/1989 12/05/1989 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Zinermon v. Burch 87-1965 10/11/1989 02/27/1990 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Missouri v. Jenkins 88-1150 10/30/1989 04/18/1990 Byron R. White 5-4
Sullivan v. Everhart 88-1323 11/27/1989 02/21/1990 Antonin Scalia 5-4
Sullivan v. Zebley 88-1377 11/28/1989 02/20/1990 Harry A. Blackmun 7-2
Duro v. Reina 88-6546 11/29/1989 05/29/1990 Anthony M. Kennedy 7-2
Ngiraingas v. Sanchez 88-1281 01/08/1990 04/24/1990 Harry A. Blackmun 6-2
Sullivan v. Stroop 89-535 03/26/1990 06/14/1990 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Metro Broadcasting Inc. v. FCC 89-453 03/28/1990 06/27/1990 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Astroline Communications v. Shurberg Broadcasting 89-700 03/28/1990 06/27/1990
Board of Education of Oklahoma City v. Dowell 89-1080 10/02/1990 01/15/1991 William H. Rehnquist 5-3
Powers v. Ohio 89-5011 10/09/1990 04/01/1991 Anthony M. Kennedy 7-2
Automobile Workers v. Johnson Controls, Inc. 89-1215 10/10/1990 03/20/1991 Harry A. Blackmun 9
Dennis v. Higgins 89-1555 10/31/1990 02/20/1991 Byron R. White 7-2
Burns v. Reed 89-1715 11/28/1990 05/30/1991 Byron R. White 9
Connecticut v. Doehr 90-143 01/07/1991 06/06/1991 Byron R. White 9
Oklahoma Tax Comm'n v. Potawatomi Tribe 89-1322 01/07/1991 02/26/1991 William H. Rehnquist 9
Edmonson v. Leesville Concrete Co. 89-7743 01/15/1991 06/03/1991 Anthony M. Kennedy 6-3
EEOC v. Arabian American Oil Co. 89-1838 01/16/1991 03/26/1991 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Hernandez v. New York 89-7645 02/25/1991 05/28/1991 Anthony M. Kennedy 6-3
Gregory v. Ashcroft 90-50 03/18/1991 06/20/1991 Sandra Day O'Connor 7-2
Stevens v. Department Of Treasury 89-1821 03/19/1991 04/24/1991 Harry A. Blackmun 9
Astoria Federal S. & L. Ass'n. v. Solimino 89-1895 04/17/1991 06/10/1991 David H. Souter 9
Clark v. Roemer 90-952 04/22/1991 06/03/1991 Anthony M. Kennedy 9