Cases by Issue - Habeas Corpus

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Case Docket No.sort icon Argued Decided Majority Author Vote
Ableman v. Booth 01/19/1859 03/07/1859
Duncan v. Walker 00-121 03/26/2001 06/18/2001 Sandra Day O'Connor 7-2
Tyler v. Cain 00-5961 04/16/2001 06/28/2001 Clarence Thomas 5-4
Lockyer v. Andrade 01-1127 11/05/2002 03/05/2003 Sandra Day O'Connor 5-4
Horn v. Banks 01-1385 06/17/2002 9
Clay v. United States 01-1500 01/13/2003 03/04/2003 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 9
Massaro v. United States 01-1559 02/25/2003 04/23/2003 Anthony M. Kennedy 9
Woodford v. Garceau 01-1862 01/21/2003 03/25/2003 Clarence Thomas 6-3
Carey v. Saffold 01-301 02/27/2002 06/17/2002 Stephen G. Breyer 5-4
Bell v. Cone 01-400 03/25/2002 05/28/2002 William H. Rehnquist 8-1
Miller-El v. Cockrell 01-7662 10/16/2002 02/25/2003 Anthony M. Kennedy 8-1
Abdur'Rahman v. Bell 01-9094 11/06/2002 12/10/2002 8-1
Tennard v. Dretke 02-10038 03/22/2004 06/24/2004 Sandra Day O'Connor 6-3
Mitchell v. Esparza 02-1369 11/03/2003 9
Dretke v. Haley 02-1824 03/02/2004 05/03/2004 Sandra Day O'Connor 6-3
Price v. Vincent 02-524 04/21/2003 05/19/2003 William H. Rehnquist 9
Castro v. United States 02-6683 10/15/2003 12/15/2003 Stephen G. Breyer 9
Rumsfeld v. Padilla 03-1027 04/28/2004 06/28/2004 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Pliler v. Ford 03-221 04/26/2004 06/21/2004 Clarence Thomas 7-2
Wilkinson v. Dotson 03-287 12/06/2004 03/07/2005 Stephen G. Breyer 8-1
Rasul v. Bush 03-334 04/20/2004 06/28/2004 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Rhines v. Weber 03-9046 01/12/2005 03/30/2005 Sandra Day O'Connor 9
Miller-El v. Dretke 03-9659 12/06/2004 06/13/2005 David H. Souter 6-3
Day v. McDonough 04-1324 02/27/2006 04/26/2006 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 6-3
Rice v. Collins 04-52 12/05/2005 01/18/2006 Anthony M. Kennedy 9
Dodd v. United States 04-5286 03/22/2005 06/20/2005 Sandra Day O'Connor 5-4
Mayle v. Felix 04-563 04/19/2005 06/23/2005 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 7-2
Evans v. Chavis 04-721 11/09/2005 01/10/2006 Stephen G. Breyer 9
House v. Bell 04-8990 01/11/2006 06/12/2006 Anthony M. Kennedy 5-3
Hamdan v. Rumsfeld 05-184 03/28/2006 06/29/2006 John Paul Stevens 5-3
Jennings v. Ragen 185 MISC 01/12/1959 8
Sanders v. United States 202 02/25/1963 04/29/1963 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Accardi v. Shaughnessy 366 02/02/1954 03/15/1954 Tom C. Clark 5-4
Kaufman v. United States 53 11/19/1968 03/24/1969 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-3
Schlanger v. Seamans 5481 02/22/1971 03/23/1971 William O. Douglas 8-1
Wade v. Wilson 55 11/12/1969 01/13/1970 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-1
Hodges v. United States 58 11/13/1961 12/04/1961 6-3
Nelson v. George 595 03/31/1970 06/29/1970 Warren E. Burger 8
Humphrey v. Cady 70-5004 12/07/1971 03/22/1972 Thurgood Marshall 7
Boyd v. Dutton 70-5075 02/22/1972 5-4
Wilwording v. Swenson 70-5308 12/14/1971 6-1
Younger v. Gilmore 70-9 10/14/1971 11/08/1971 7
Picard v. Connor 70-96 11/17/1971 12/20/1971 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-1
Carafas v. Lavallee 71 03/27/1968 05/20/1968 Abe Fortas 8
Preiser v. Rodriguez 71-1369 01/09/1973 05/07/1973 Potter Stewart 6-3
Hensley v. Municipal Court 71-1428 01/15/1973 04/18/1973 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Braden v. 30Th Judicial Circuit Court Of Ky. 71-6516 12/05/1972 02/28/1973 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Strait v. Laird 71-83 03/22/1972 05/22/1972 William O. Douglas 5-4
Carbo v. United States 72 11/16/1960 01/09/1961 Tom C. Clark 7-2
Davis v. United States 72-1454 02/26/1974 06/10/1974 Potter Stewart 7-2