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Case Docket No. Argued Decidedsort icon Majority Author Vote
In Re Groban 14 11/06/1956 02/25/1957 Stanley Reed 5-4
Moore v. Michigan 42 10/15/1957 12/09/1957 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Cicenia v. Lagay 177 04/02/1958 06/30/1958 John M. Harlan 5-3
Crooker v. California 178 04/02/1958 06/30/1958 Tom C. Clark 5-4
Cash v. Culver 91 01/22/1959 02/24/1959 Potter Stewart 9
Anonymous v. Baker 378 03/25/1959 06/15/1959 John M. Harlan 5-4
Hudson v. North Carolina 466 05/16/1960 06/20/1960 Potter Stewart 7-2
Mcneal v. Culver 52 12/06/1960 01/23/1961 Charles E. Whittaker 9
Reynolds v. Cochran 115 03/02/1961 03/20/1961 Hugo L. Black 9
Ferguson v. Georgia 44 11/14/1960 03/27/1961 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9
Hamilton v. Alabama 32 10/17/1961 11/13/1961 William O. Douglas 9
Chewning v. Cunningham 63 12/04/1961 02/19/1962 William O. Douglas 9
Carnley v. Cochran 158 02/20/1962 04/30/1962 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7
Gideon v. Wainwright 155 01/15/1963 03/18/1963 Hugo L. Black 9
White v. Maryland 600 04/16/1963 04/29/1963 9
Massiah v. United States 199 03/03/1964 05/18/1964 Potter Stewart 6-3
Escobedo v. Illinois 615 04/29/1964 06/22/1964 Arthur J. Goldberg 5-4
Hoffa v. United States 32 10/13/1966 12/12/1966 Potter Stewart 4-1
Burgett v. Texas 53 10/18/1967 11/13/1967 William O. Douglas 6-3
Mempa v. Rhay 16 10/11/1967 11/13/1967 Thurgood Marshall 9
Skinner v. Louisiana 44 12/10/1968 01/27/1969 6-3
Frazier v. Cupp 643 02/26/1969 04/22/1969 Thurgood Marshall 8
Coleman v. Alabama 72 11/18/1969 06/22/1970 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-3
United States v. Tucker 70-86 11/11/1971 01/11/1972 Potter Stewart 5-2
Boyd v. Dutton 70-5075 02/22/1972 5-4
Loper v. Beto 70-5388 01/13/1972 03/22/1972 Potter Stewart 5-4
Argersinger v. Hamlin 70-5015 12/06/1971 06/12/1972 William O. Douglas 9
Milton v. Wainwright 70-5012 01/12/1972 06/22/1972 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Gagnon v. Scarpelli 71-1225 01/09/1973 05/14/1973 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8-1
Faretta v. California 73-5772 11/19/1974 06/30/1975 Potter Stewart 6-3
Herring v. New York 73-6587 02/26/1975 06/30/1975 Potter Stewart 6-3
Middendorf v. Henry 74-175 01/22/1975 03/24/1976 William H. Rehnquist 5-3
Geders v. United States 74-5968 12/01/1975 03/30/1976 Warren E. Burger 8
Weatherford v. Bursey 75-1510 12/07/1976 02/22/1977 Byron R. White 7-2
Brewer v. Williams 74-1263 10/04/1976 03/23/1977 Potter Stewart 5-4
Scott v. Illinois 77-1177 12/04/1978 03/05/1979 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Baldasar v. Illinois 77-6219 11/26/1979 04/22/1980 5-4
Cuyler v. Sullivan 78-1832 02/20/1980 05/12/1980 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8-1
United States v. Henry 79-121 01/16/1980 06/16/1980 Warren E. Burger 6-3
United States v. Morrison 79-395 12/10/1980 01/13/1981 Byron R. White 9
Estelle v. Smith 79-1127 10/08/1980 05/18/1981 Warren E. Burger 9
Lassiter v. Department Of Social Services 79-6423 02/23/1981 06/01/1981 Potter Stewart 5-4
Morris v. Slappy 81-1095 12/01/1982 04/20/1983 Warren E. Burger 9
Jones v. Barnes 81-1794 02/22/1983 07/05/1983 Warren E. Burger 7-2
Mckaskle v. Wiggins 82-1135 11/09/1983 01/23/1984 Sandra Day O'Connor 6-3
Strickland v. Washington 82-1554 01/10/1984 05/14/1984 Sandra Day O'Connor 8-1
United States v. Cronic 82-660 01/10/1984 05/14/1984 John Paul Stevens 9
United States v. Gouveia 83-128 03/20/1984 05/29/1984 William H. Rehnquist 8-1
Nix v. Williams 82-1651 01/18/1984 06/11/1984 Warren E. Burger 7-2
Evitts v. Lucey 83-1378 10/10/1984 01/21/1985 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2