Cases by Issue - Habeas Corpus

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Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Author Votesort icon
Francisco v. Gathright 73-5768 10/15/1974 11/19/1974 9
Swain v. Pressley 75-811 01/19/1977 03/22/1977 John Paul Stevens 9
United States v. Mauro 76-1596 02/27/1978 05/23/1978 Byron R. White 9
Williams v. Taylor 99-6615 02/28/2000 04/18/2000 Anthony M. Kennedy 9
Wright, Warden v. West 91-542 03/24/1992 06/19/1992 Clarence Thomas 9
Sawyer v. Whitley, Warden 91-6382 02/25/1992 06/22/1992 William H. Rehnquist 9
Felker v. Turpin 95-8836 06/03/1996 06/28/1996 William H. Rehnquist 9
Trest v. Cain, Warden 96-7901 11/10/1997 12/09/1997 Stephen G. Breyer 9
California v. Roy 95-2025 11/04/1996 9
Amadeo v. Zant 87-5277 03/28/1988 05/31/1988 Thurgood Marshall 9
Maleng v. Cook 88-357 03/27/1989 05/15/1989 9
Castille v. Peoples 87-1602 12/06/1988 02/22/1989 Antonin Scalia 9
Jones v. Cunningham 77 12/03/1962 01/14/1963 Hugo L. Black 9
Peyton v. Rowe 802 03/27/1968 05/20/1968 Earl Warren 9
Rhines v. Weber 03-9046 01/12/2005 03/30/2005 Sandra Day O'Connor 9
Horn v. Banks 01-1385 06/17/2002 9
Mitchell v. Esparza 02-1369 11/03/2003 9
Castro v. United States 02-6683 10/15/2003 12/15/2003 Stephen G. Breyer 9
Rice v. Collins 04-52 12/05/2005 01/18/2006 Anthony M. Kennedy 9
Evans v. Chavis 04-721 11/09/2005 01/10/2006 Stephen G. Breyer 9
Artuz v. Bennett 99-1238 10/10/2000 11/07/2000 Antonin Scalia 9
Massaro v. United States 01-1559 02/25/2003 04/23/2003 Anthony M. Kennedy 9
Clay v. United States 01-1500 01/13/2003 03/04/2003 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 9
Price v. Vincent 02-524 04/21/2003 05/19/2003 William H. Rehnquist 9
Jackson v. Virginia 78-5283 03/21/1979 06/27/1979 Potter Stewart 8
Schlanger v. Seamans 5481 02/22/1971 03/23/1971 William O. Douglas 8-1
Caspari, Superintendent, Missouri Eastern Correctional Center v. Bohlen 92-1500 12/06/1993 02/23/1994 Sandra Day O'Connor 8-1
Stewart v. LaGrand 98-1412 03/03/1999 8
Miller v. Fenton 84-5786 10/16/1985 12/03/1985 Sandra Day O'Connor 8-1
Harris v. Reed 87-5677 10/12/1988 02/22/1989 Harry A. Blackmun 8-1
Zant v. Moore 87-1104 11/29/1988 03/29/1989 8
Jennings v. Ragen 185 MISC 01/12/1959 8
Carafas v. Lavallee 71 03/27/1968 05/20/1968 Abe Fortas 8
Nelson v. George 595 03/31/1970 06/29/1970 Warren E. Burger 8
Wilkinson v. Dotson 03-287 12/06/2004 03/07/2005 Stephen G. Breyer 8-1
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
Rose v. Mitchell 77-1701 01/16/1979 07/02/1979 Harry A. Blackmun 7-2
United States v. Addonizio 78-156 03/27/1979 06/04/1979 John Paul Stevens 7
Davis v. United States 72-1454 02/26/1974 06/10/1974 Potter Stewart 7-2
Wingo v. Wedding 73-846 04/22/1974 06/26/1974 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Younger v. Gilmore 70-9 10/14/1971 11/08/1971 7
Humphrey v. Cady 70-5004 12/07/1971 03/22/1972 Thurgood Marshall 7
Wainwright v. Sykes 75-1578 03/29/1977 06/23/1977 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
Edwards v. Carpenter 98-2060 02/28/2000 04/25/2000 Antonin Scalia 7-2
Slack v. McDaniel 98-6322 10/04/1999 04/26/2000 Anthony M. Kennedy 7-2
Gilmore v. Taylor 91-1738 03/02/1993 06/07/1993 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
Thompson v. Keohane, Warden 94-6615 10/11/1995 11/29/1995 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 7-2
Stewart v. Martinez-Villareal 97-300 02/25/1998 05/18/1998 William H. Rehnquist 7-2