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Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Author Vote
Alabama v. Shelton 00-1214 02/19/2002 05/20/2002 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 5-4
Anonymous v. Baker 378 03/25/1959 06/15/1959 John M. Harlan 5-4
Argersinger v. Hamlin 70-5015 12/06/1971 06/12/1972 William O. Douglas 9
Baldasar v. Illinois 77-6219 11/26/1979 04/22/1980 5-4
Boyd v. Dutton 70-5075 02/22/1972 5-4
Brewer v. Williams 74-1263 10/04/1976 03/23/1977 Potter Stewart 5-4
Burger v. Kemp 86-5375 03/30/1987 06/26/1987 John Paul Stevens 5-4
Burgett v. Texas 53 10/18/1967 11/13/1967 William O. Douglas 6-3
Caplin & Drysdale, Chartered v. United States 87-1729 03/21/1989 06/22/1989 Byron R. White 5-4
Carnley v. Cochran 158 02/20/1962 04/30/1962 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7
Cash v. Culver 91 01/22/1959 02/24/1959 Potter Stewart 9
Chewning v. Cunningham 63 12/04/1961 02/19/1962 William O. Douglas 9
Cicenia v. Lagay 177 04/02/1958 06/30/1958 John M. Harlan 5-3
Coleman v. Alabama 72 11/18/1969 06/22/1970 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-3
Crooker v. California 178 04/02/1958 06/30/1958 Tom C. Clark 5-4
Cuyler v. Sullivan 78-1832 02/20/1980 05/12/1980 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8-1
Darden v. Wainwright 85-5319 01/13/1986 06/23/1986 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Darden v. Wainwright 85-5319 09/03/1985
Escobedo v. Illinois 615 04/29/1964 06/22/1964 Arthur J. Goldberg 5-4
Estelle v. Smith 79-1127 10/08/1980 05/18/1981 Warren E. Burger 9
Evitts v. Lucey 83-1378 10/10/1984 01/21/1985 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Faretta v. California 73-5772 11/19/1974 06/30/1975 Potter Stewart 6-3
Fellers v. United States 02-6320 12/10/2003 01/26/2004 Sandra Day O'Connor 9
Ferguson v. Georgia 44 11/14/1960 03/27/1961 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9
Florida v. Nixon 03-931 11/02/2004 12/13/2004 Stephen G. Breyer 8
Frazier v. Cupp 643 02/26/1969 04/22/1969 Thurgood Marshall 8
Gagnon v. Scarpelli 71-1225 01/09/1973 05/14/1973 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8-1
Geders v. United States 74-5968 12/01/1975 03/30/1976 Warren E. Burger 8
Gideon v. Wainwright 155 01/15/1963 03/18/1963 Hugo L. Black 9
Glover v. United States 99-8576 11/27/2000 01/09/2001 Anthony M. Kennedy 9
Hamilton v. Alabama 32 10/17/1961 11/13/1961 William O. Douglas 9
Herring v. New York 73-6587 02/26/1975 06/30/1975 Potter Stewart 6-3
Hill v. Lockhart 84-1103 10/07/1985 11/18/1985 William H. Rehnquist 9
Hoffa v. United States 32 10/13/1966 12/12/1966 Potter Stewart 4-1
Hudson v. North Carolina 466 05/16/1960 06/20/1960 Potter Stewart 7-2
In Re Groban 14 11/06/1956 02/25/1957 Stanley Reed 5-4
Iowa v. Tovar 02-1541 01/21/2004 03/08/2004 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 9
Jones v. Barnes 81-1794 02/22/1983 07/05/1983 Warren E. Burger 7-2
Kimmelman v. Morrison 84-1661 03/05/1986 06/26/1986 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9
Kuhlmann v. Wilson 84-1479 01/14/1986 06/26/1986 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Lassiter v. Department Of Social Services 79-6423 02/23/1981 06/01/1981 Potter Stewart 5-4
Lockhart, Director, Arkansas Department Of Correction v. Fretwell 91-1393 11/03/1992 01/25/1993 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
Loper v. Beto 70-5388 01/13/1972 03/22/1972 Potter Stewart 5-4
Maine v. Moulton 84-786 10/08/1985 12/10/1985 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Martinez v. Court of Appeals of Cal., Fourth Appellate Dist. 98-7809 11/09/1999 01/12/2000 John Paul Stevens 9
Massiah v. United States 199 03/03/1964 05/18/1964 Potter Stewart 6-3
Mckaskle v. Wiggins 82-1135 11/09/1983 01/23/1984 Sandra Day O'Connor 6-3
Mcneal v. Culver 52 12/06/1960 01/23/1961 Charles E. Whittaker 9
McNeil v. Wisconsin 90-5319 02/26/1991 06/13/1991 Antonin Scalia 6-3
Mempa v. Rhay 16 10/11/1967 11/13/1967 Thurgood Marshall 9