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Pleasant Grove v. United States 85-1244 12/10/1986 01/21/1987 Byron R. White 6-3
Bowen v. Yuckert 85-1409 01/13/1987 06/08/1987 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Frazier v. Heebe 86-475 04/29/1987 06/19/1987 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Pennsylvania v. Finley 85-2099 03/02/1987 05/18/1987 William H. Rehnquist 6-2
Bowen v. Gilliard 86-509 04/22/1987 06/25/1987 John Paul Stevens 6-3
North Haven Board Of Education v. Bell 80-986 12/09/1981 05/17/1982 Harry A. Blackmun 6-3
Ralston v. Robinson 80-2049 10/05/1981 12/02/1981 Thurgood Marshall 6-3
Ramah Navajo School Bd. v. Bureau Of Revenue 80-2162 04/28/1982 07/02/1982 Thurgood Marshall 6-3
Ford Motor Co. v. EEOC 81-300 04/20/1982 06/28/1982 Sandra Day O'Connor 6-3
Hendrick Hudson Dist. Bd. Of Ed. v. Rowley 80-1002 03/23/1982 06/28/1982 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Rogers v. Lodge 80-2100 02/23/1982 07/01/1982 Byron R. White 6-3
Toll v. Moreno 80-2178 03/02/1982 06/28/1982 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Hobby v. United States 82-2140 04/25/1984 07/02/1984 Warren E. Burger 6-3
Schall v. Martin 82-1248 01/17/1984 06/04/1984 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Firefighters v. Stotts 82-206 12/06/1983 06/12/1984 Byron R. White 6-3
Heckler v. Ringer 82-1772 02/27/1984 05/14/1984 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Three Affiliated Tribes v. Wold Engineering 84-1973 03/24/1986 06/16/1986 Sandra Day O'Connor 6-3
Attorney General Of N. Y. v. Soto-Lopez 84-1803 01/15/1986 06/17/1986 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Bowen v. Owens 84-1905 02/26/1986 05/19/1986 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
South Carolina v. Catawba Indian Tribe, Inc. 84-782 12/12/1985 06/02/1986 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Pembaur v. Cincinnati 84-1160 12/02/1985 03/25/1986 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Department Of Transp. v. Paralyzed Veterans 85-289 03/26/1986 06/27/1986 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Vasquez v. Hillery 84-836 10/15/1985 01/14/1986 Thurgood Marshall 6-3
Firefighters v. Cleveland 84-1999 02/25/1986 07/02/1986 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Davidson v. Cannon 84-6470 11/06/1985 01/21/1986 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Lyng v. Castillo 85-250 04/29/1986 06/27/1986 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Golden State Transit Corp. v. Los Angeles 88-840 10/03/1989 12/05/1989 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Ngiraingas v. Sanchez 88-1281 01/08/1990 04/24/1990 Harry A. Blackmun 6-2
Schweiker v. Chilicky 86-1781 03/01/1988 06/24/1988 Sandra Day O'Connor 6-3
Honig v. Doe 86-728 11/09/1987 01/20/1988 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-2
Schweiker v. Gray Panthers 80-756 04/29/1981 06/25/1981 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Pennhurst State School v. Halderman 79-1404 12/08/1980 04/20/1981 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Newport v. Fact Concerts, Inc. 80-396 03/31/1981 06/26/1981 Harry A. Blackmun 6-3
Allen v. Mccurry 79-935 10/08/1980 12/09/1980 Potter Stewart 6-3
Rostker v. Goldberg 80-251 03/24/1981 06/25/1981 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Merrion v. Jicarilla Apache Tribe 80-11 03/30/1981 01/25/1982 Thurgood Marshall 6-3
EEOC v. Associated Dry Goods Corp. 79-1068 11/03/1980 01/26/1981 Potter Stewart 6-1
Memphis v. Greene 79-1176 12/03/1980 04/20/1981 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Montana v. United States 79-1128 12/03/1980 03/24/1981 Potter Stewart 6-3
Wood v. Georgia 79-6027 11/04/1980 03/04/1981 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Cotton Petroleum Corp. v. New Mexico 87-1327 11/30/1988 04/25/1989 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Canton v. Harris 86-1088 11/08/1988 02/28/1989 Byron R. White 6-3
Richmond v. J.A. Croson Co. 87-998 10/05/1988 01/23/1989 Sandra Day O'Connor 6-3
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
DeShaney v. Winnebago County 87-154 11/02/1988 02/22/1989 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Price Waterhouse v. Hopkins 87-1167 10/31/1988 05/01/1989 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Mackey v. Mendoza-Martinez 29 11/10/1959 04/18/1960 6-3
Williams v. Georgia 412 04/18/1955 06/06/1955 Felix Frankfurter 6-3
Toth v. Quarles 3 02/08/1955 11/07/1955 Hugo L. Black 6-3