Cases by Issue - Habeas Corpus

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Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Author Votesort icon
Rose v. Mitchell 77-1701 01/16/1979 07/02/1979
Calderon v. Coleman 98-437 12/14/1998
Ableman v. Booth 01/19/1859 03/07/1859
Lefkowitz v. Newsome 73-1627 12/11/1974 02/19/1975 Potter Stewart 5-4
Strait v. Laird 71-83 03/22/1972 05/22/1972 William O. Douglas 5-4
Boyd v. Dutton 70-5075 02/22/1972 5-4
Williams v. Taylor 98-8384 10/04/1999 04/18/2000 5-4
Ramdass v. Angelone 99-7000 04/18/2000 06/12/2000 Anthony M. Kennedy 5-4
Graham v. Collins, Director, Texas Department Of Criminal Justice,... 91-7580 10/14/1992 01/25/1993 Byron R. White 5-4
Brecht v. Abrahamson 91-7358 12/01/1992 04/21/1993 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Withrow v. Williams 91-1030 11/03/1992 04/21/1993 David H. Souter 5-4
Keeney, Superintendent, Oregon State Penitentiary v. Tamayo-Reyes 90-1859 01/15/1992 05/04/1992 Byron R. White 5-4
Lonchar v. Thomas 95-5015 12/04/1995 04/01/1996 Stephen G. Breyer 5-4
Gray v. Netherland, Warden 95-6510 04/15/1996 06/20/1996 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Calderon v. Thompson 97-215 12/09/1997 04/29/1998 Anthony M. Kennedy 5-4
Lindh v. Murphy 96-6298 04/14/1997 06/23/1997 David H. Souter 5-4
Lambrix v. Singletary 96-5658 01/15/1997 05/12/1997 Antonin Scalia 5-4
Mcfarland v. Scott, Director, Texas Department Of Criminal Justice,... 93-6497 03/29/1994 06/30/1994 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Reed v. Farley, Superintendent, Indiana State Prison 93-5418 03/28/1994 06/20/1994 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 5-4
Schlup v. Delo, Superintendent, Potosi Correctional Center 93-7901 10/03/1994 01/23/1995 John Paul Stevens 5-4
Rose v. Lundy 80-846 10/14/1981 03/03/1982 Sandra Day O'Connor 5-4
Reed v. Ross 83-218 03/27/1984 06/27/1984 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Smith v. Murray 85-5487 03/04/1986 06/26/1986 Sandra Day O'Connor 5-4
Sawyer v. Smith 89-5809 04/25/1990 06/21/1990 Anthony M. Kennedy 5-4
Butler v. McKellar 88-6677 10/30/1989 03/05/1990 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Saffle v. Parks 88-1264 11/01/1989 03/05/1990 Anthony M. Kennedy 5-4
Dugger v. Adams 87-121 11/01/1988 02/28/1989 Byron R. White 5-4
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
Dodd v. United States 04-5286 03/22/2005 06/20/2005 Sandra Day O'Connor 5-4
Carey v. Saffold 01-301 02/27/2002 06/17/2002 Stephen G. Breyer 5-4
Rumsfeld v. Padilla 03-1027 04/28/2004 06/28/2004 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
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
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
Townsend v. Sain 8 02/19/1962 03/18/1963 Earl Warren 5-4
Picard v. Connor 70-96 11/17/1971 12/20/1971 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-1
Wilwording v. Swenson 70-5308 12/14/1971 6-1
Stone v. Powell 74-1055 02/24/1976 07/06/1976 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Francis v. Henderson 74-5808 12/09/1975 05/03/1976 Potter Stewart 6-1
Tollett v. Henderson 72-95 02/20/1973 04/17/1973 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
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
Williams v. Taylor 98-8384 10/04/1999 04/18/2000 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Herrera v. Collins, Director, Texas Department Of Criminal Justice,... 91-7328 10/07/1992 01/25/1993 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Stringer v. Black, Commissioner, Mississippi Department Of Corrections 90-6616 12/09/1991 03/09/1992 Anthony M. Kennedy 6-3
Breard v. Greene 97-8214 04/14/1998 6-3
Coleman v. Thompson 89-7662 02/25/1991 06/24/1991 Sandra Day O'Connor 6-3