Cases by Issue - Habeas Corpus

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Casesort icon Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Author Vote
Zant v. Moore 87-1104 11/29/1988 03/29/1989 8
Younger v. Gilmore 70-9 10/14/1971 11/08/1971 7
Ylst v. Nunnemaker 90-68 03/19/1991 06/24/1991 Antonin Scalia 6-3
Wright, Warden v. West 91-542 03/24/1992 06/19/1992 Clarence Thomas 9
Woodford v. Garceau 01-1862 01/21/2003 03/25/2003 Clarence Thomas 6-3
Withrow v. Williams 91-1030 11/03/1992 04/21/1993 David H. Souter 5-4
Wingo v. Wedding 73-846 04/22/1974 06/26/1974 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Wilwording v. Swenson 70-5308 12/14/1971 6-1
Williams v. Taylor 99-6615 02/28/2000 04/18/2000 Anthony M. Kennedy 9
Williams v. Taylor 98-8384 10/04/1999 04/18/2000 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Williams v. Taylor 98-8384 10/04/1999 04/18/2000 5-4
Wilkinson v. Dotson 03-287 12/06/2004 03/07/2005 Stephen G. Breyer 8-1
Wainwright v. Sykes 75-1578 03/29/1977 06/23/1977 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
Wade v. Wilson 55 11/12/1969 01/13/1970 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-1
Vasquez v. Hillery 84-836 10/15/1985 01/14/1986 Thurgood Marshall 6-3
United States v. Mauro 76-1596 02/27/1978 05/23/1978 Byron R. White 9
United States v. Frady 80-1595 12/08/1981 04/05/1982 Sandra Day O'Connor 6-1
United States v. Addonizio 78-156 03/27/1979 06/04/1979 John Paul Stevens 7
Tyler v. Cain 00-5961 04/16/2001 06/28/2001 Clarence Thomas 5-4
Trest v. Cain, Warden 96-7901 11/10/1997 12/09/1997 Stephen G. Breyer 9
Townsend v. Sain 8 02/19/1962 03/18/1963 Earl Warren 5-4
Tollett v. Henderson 72-95 02/20/1973 04/17/1973 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Thompson v. Keohane, Warden 94-6615 10/11/1995 11/29/1995 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 7-2
Tennard v. Dretke 02-10038 03/22/2004 06/24/2004 Sandra Day O'Connor 6-3
Teague v. Lane 87-5259 10/04/1988 02/22/1989 Sandra Day O'Connor 7-2
Swain v. Pressley 75-811 01/19/1977 03/22/1977 John Paul Stevens 9
Sumner v. Mata 79-1601 12/09/1980 01/21/1981 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
Strickler v. Greene 98-5864 03/03/1999 06/17/1999 John Paul Stevens 7-2
Strait v. Laird 71-83 03/22/1972 05/22/1972 William O. Douglas 5-4
Stone v. Powell 74-1055 02/24/1976 07/06/1976 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Stewart v. Martinez-Villareal 97-300 02/25/1998 05/18/1998 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
Stewart v. LaGrand 98-1412 03/03/1999 8
Smith v. Murray 85-5487 03/04/1986 06/26/1986 Sandra Day O'Connor 5-4
Slack v. McDaniel 98-6322 10/04/1999 04/26/2000 Anthony M. Kennedy 7-2
Schlup v. Delo, Superintendent, Potosi Correctional Center 93-7901 10/03/1994 01/23/1995 John Paul Stevens 5-4
Schlanger v. Seamans 5481 02/22/1971 03/23/1971 William O. Douglas 8-1
Sawyer v. Whitley, Warden 91-6382 02/25/1992 06/22/1992 William H. Rehnquist 9
Sawyer v. Smith 89-5809 04/25/1990 06/21/1990 Anthony M. Kennedy 5-4
Sanders v. United States 202 02/25/1963 04/29/1963 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Saffle v. Parks 88-1264 11/01/1989 03/05/1990 Anthony M. Kennedy 5-4
Rumsfeld v. Padilla 03-1027 04/28/2004 06/28/2004 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Rose v. Mitchell 77-1701 01/16/1979 07/02/1979 Harry A. Blackmun 7-2
Rose v. Mitchell 77-1701 01/16/1979 07/02/1979
Rose v. Lundy 80-846 10/14/1981 03/03/1982 Sandra Day O'Connor 5-4
Rodriquez v. United States 749 03/26/1969 06/02/1969 Thurgood Marshall 7-1
Rice v. Collins 04-52 12/05/2005 01/18/2006 Anthony M. Kennedy 9
Rhines v. Weber 03-9046 01/12/2005 03/30/2005 Sandra Day O'Connor 9
Reed v. Ross 83-218 03/27/1984 06/27/1984 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Reed v. Farley, Superintendent, Indiana State Prison 93-5418 03/28/1994 06/20/1994 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 5-4