Cases by Issue - Habeas Corpus

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Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Author Vote
Abdur'Rahman v. Bell 01-9094 11/06/2002 12/10/2002 8-1
Ableman v. Booth 01/19/1859 03/07/1859
Accardi v. Shaughnessy 366 02/02/1954 03/15/1954 Tom C. Clark 5-4
Amadeo v. Zant 87-5277 03/28/1988 05/31/1988 Thurgood Marshall 9
Artuz v. Bennett 99-1238 10/10/2000 11/07/2000 Antonin Scalia 9
Bell v. Cone 01-400 03/25/2002 05/28/2002 William H. Rehnquist 8-1
Boyd v. Dutton 70-5075 02/22/1972 5-4
Braden v. 30Th Judicial Circuit Court Of Ky. 71-6516 12/05/1972 02/28/1973 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Breard v. Greene 97-8214 04/14/1998 6-3
Brecht v. Abrahamson 91-7358 12/01/1992 04/21/1993 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Butler v. McKellar 88-6677 10/30/1989 03/05/1990 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Calderon v. Coleman 98-437 12/14/1998
Calderon v. Thompson 97-215 12/09/1997 04/29/1998 Anthony M. Kennedy 5-4
California v. Roy 95-2025 11/04/1996 9
Carafas v. Lavallee 71 03/27/1968 05/20/1968 Abe Fortas 8
Carbo v. United States 72 11/16/1960 01/09/1961 Tom C. Clark 7-2
Carey v. Saffold 01-301 02/27/2002 06/17/2002 Stephen G. Breyer 5-4
Caspari, Superintendent, Missouri Eastern Correctional Center v. Bohlen 92-1500 12/06/1993 02/23/1994 Sandra Day O'Connor 8-1
Castille v. Peoples 87-1602 12/06/1988 02/22/1989 Antonin Scalia 9
Castro v. United States 02-6683 10/15/2003 12/15/2003 Stephen G. Breyer 9
Clay v. United States 01-1500 01/13/2003 03/04/2003 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 9
Coleman v. Thompson 89-7662 02/25/1991 06/24/1991 Sandra Day O'Connor 6-3
Davis v. United States 72-1454 02/26/1974 06/10/1974 Potter Stewart 7-2
Day v. McDonough 04-1324 02/27/2006 04/26/2006 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 6-3
Dodd v. United States 04-5286 03/22/2005 06/20/2005 Sandra Day O'Connor 5-4
Dretke v. Haley 02-1824 03/02/2004 05/03/2004 Sandra Day O'Connor 6-3
Dugger v. Adams 87-121 11/01/1988 02/28/1989 Byron R. White 5-4
Duncan v. Walker 00-121 03/26/2001 06/18/2001 Sandra Day O'Connor 7-2
Edwards v. Carpenter 98-2060 02/28/2000 04/25/2000 Antonin Scalia 7-2
Engle v. Isaac 80-1430 12/08/1981 04/05/1982 Sandra Day O'Connor 7-2
Evans v. Chavis 04-721 11/09/2005 01/10/2006 Stephen G. Breyer 9
Fay v. Noia 84 01/07/1963 03/18/1963 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Felker v. Turpin 95-8836 06/03/1996 06/28/1996 William H. Rehnquist 9
Francis v. Henderson 74-5808 12/09/1975 05/03/1976 Potter Stewart 6-1
Francisco v. Gathright 73-5768 10/15/1974 11/19/1974 9
Garlotte v. Fordice, Governor Of Mississippi 94-6790 04/24/1995 05/30/1995 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 7-2
Gilmore v. Taylor 91-1738 03/02/1993 06/07/1993 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
Graham v. Collins, Director, Texas Department Of Criminal Justice,... 91-7580 10/14/1992 01/25/1993 Byron R. White 5-4
Gray v. Netherland, Warden 95-6510 04/15/1996 06/20/1996 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Hamdan v. Rumsfeld 05-184 03/28/2006 06/29/2006 John Paul Stevens 5-3
Harris v. Reed 87-5677 10/12/1988 02/22/1989 Harry A. Blackmun 8-1
Hensley v. Municipal Court 71-1428 01/15/1973 04/18/1973 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Herrera v. Collins, Director, Texas Department Of Criminal Justice,... 91-7328 10/07/1992 01/25/1993 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Hilton v. Braunskill 86-108 03/25/1987 05/26/1987 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Hodges v. United States 58 11/13/1961 12/04/1961 6-3
Horn v. Banks 01-1385 06/17/2002 9
House v. Bell 04-8990 01/11/2006 06/12/2006 Anthony M. Kennedy 5-3
Humphrey v. Cady 70-5004 12/07/1971 03/22/1972 Thurgood Marshall 7
Jackson v. Virginia 78-5283 03/21/1979 06/27/1979 Potter Stewart 8
Jennings v. Ragen 185 MISC 01/12/1959 8