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Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Author Vote
Branch v. Smith 01-1437 12/10/2002 03/31/2003 Antonin Scalia 7-2
Brandon v. Holt 83-1622 11/05/1984 01/21/1985 John Paul Stevens 8-1
Breed v. Jones 73-1995 02/25/1975 05/27/1975 Warren E. Burger 9
Breen v. Selective Service Board 65 11/19/1969 01/26/1970 Hugo L. Black 8
Brendale v. Confederated Yakima Indian Nation 87-1622 01/10/1989 06/29/1989 John Paul Stevens 5-4
Briscoe v. Bell 76-60 04/20/1977 06/20/1977 Thurgood Marshall 9
Briscoe v. Lahue 81-1404 11/09/1982 03/07/1983 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Britt v. North Carolina 70-5041 10/14/1971 12/13/1971 Thurgood Marshall 5-2
Brockington v. Rhodes 31 10/22/1969 11/24/1969 8
Brooks v. Missouri P. R. Co. 53 01/07/1964 02/17/1964 Arthur J. Goldberg 9
Brown v. Board of Education (I) 1 12/09/1952 05/17/1954 Earl Warren 9
Brown v. Board of Education (II) 1 04/11/1955 05/31/1955 Earl Warren 9
Brown v. GSA 74-768 03/01/1976 06/01/1976 Potter Stewart 6-2
Brown v. Louisiana 41 12/06/1965 02/23/1966 Abe Fortas 5-4
Brown v. Thompson 82-65 03/21/1983 06/22/1983 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Brown, Secretary Of Veterans Affairs v. Gardner 93-1128 10/31/1994 12/12/1994 David H. Souter 9
Brownell v. Tom We Shung 43 11/13/1956 12/17/1956 Tom C. Clark 9
Bryan County, Oklahoma v. Brown 95-1100 11/05/1996 04/28/1997 Sandra Day O'Connor 5-4
Bryan v. Itasca County 75-5027 04/20/1976 06/14/1976 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9
Buckley v. Fitzsimmons 91-7849 02/22/1993 06/24/1993 John Paul Stevens 5-4
Bullock v. Carter 70-128 11/17/1971 02/24/1972 Warren E. Burger 7
Burdick v. Takushi, Director Of Elections Of Hawaii 91-535 03/24/1992 06/08/1992 Byron R. White 6-3
Burlington Industries, Inc. v. Ellerth 97-569 04/22/1998 06/26/1998 Anthony M. Kennedy 7-2
Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway Co. v. White 05-259 04/17/2006 06/22/2006 Stephen G. Breyer 9
Burlington School Comm. v. Mass. Dept. Of Ed. 84-433 03/26/1985 04/29/1985 William H. Rehnquist 9
Burnett v. Grattan 83-264 03/26/1984 06/27/1984 Thurgood Marshall 9
Burns v. Alcala 73-1708 01/22/1975 03/18/1975 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 7-1
Burns v. Ohio 581 05/18/1959 06/15/1959 Earl Warren 6-2
Burns v. Reed 89-1715 11/28/1990 05/30/1991 Byron R. White 9
Burns v. Richardson 318 02/21/1966 04/25/1966 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8
Burton v. Wilmington Parking Authority 164 02/21/1961 04/17/1961 Tom C. Clark 6-3
Bush v. Gore 00-949 12/11/2000 12/12/2000 5-4
Bush v. Vera 94-805 12/05/1995 06/13/1996 Sandra Day O'Connor 5-4
C&L Enterprises v. Citizen Band Potawatomi 00-292 03/19/2001 04/30/2001 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 9
Caban v. Mohammed 77-6431 11/06/1978 04/24/1979 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Cabell v. Chavez-Salido 80-990 11/03/1981 01/12/1982 Byron R. White 5-4
Calcano-Martinez v. INS 00-1011 04/24/2001 06/25/2001 John Paul Stevens 5-4
Calero-Toledo v. Pearson Yacht Leasing Co. 73-157 01/07/1974 05/15/1974 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Calhoun v. Latimer 623 03/31/1964 05/25/1964 9
Califano v. Aznavorian 77-991 11/06/1978 12/11/1978 Potter Stewart 9
Califano v. Boles 78-808 04/25/1979 06/27/1979 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Califano v. Goldfarb 75-699 10/05/1976 03/02/1977 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Califano v. Jobst 76-860 10/04/1977 11/08/1977 John Paul Stevens 9
Califano v. Webster 76-457 03/21/1977 9
Califano v. Westcott 78-437 04/16/1979 06/25/1979 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Califano v. Yamasaki 77-1511 03/19/1979 06/20/1979 Harry A. Blackmun 8
California Brewers Assn. v. Bryant 78-1548 11/27/1979 02/20/1980 Potter Stewart 4-3
California Democratic Party v. Jones 99-401 04/24/2000 06/26/2000 Antonin Scalia 7-2
California Federal S. & L. Assn. v. Guerra 85-494 10/08/1986 01/13/1987 Thurgood Marshall 6-3
California Human Resources Dept. v. Java 507 02/24/1971 04/26/1971 Warren E. Burger 9