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Yarborough v. Gentry 02-1597 10/20/2003 9
Wiggins v. Smith 02-311 03/24/2003 06/26/2003 Sandra Day O'Connor 7-2
White v. Maryland 600 04/16/1963 04/29/1963 9
Wheat v. United States 87-4 03/02/1988 05/23/1988 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Weatherford v. Bursey 75-1510 12/07/1976 02/22/1977 Byron R. White 7-2
United States v. Tucker 70-86 11/11/1971 01/11/1972 Potter Stewart 5-2
United States v. Morrison 79-395 12/10/1980 01/13/1981 Byron R. White 9
United States v. Monsanto 88-454 03/21/1989 06/22/1989 Byron R. White 5-4
United States v. Henry 79-121 01/16/1980 06/16/1980 Warren E. Burger 6-3
United States v. Gouveia 83-128 03/20/1984 05/29/1984 William H. Rehnquist 8-1
United States v. Gonzalez-Lopez 05-352 04/18/2006 06/26/2006 Antonin Scalia 5-4
United States v. Cronic 82-660 01/10/1984 05/14/1984 John Paul Stevens 9
United States v. Martinez-Salazar 98-1255 11/29/1999 01/19/2000 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 9
Texas v. Cobb 99-1702 01/16/2001 04/02/2001 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Strickland v. Washington 82-1554 01/10/1984 05/14/1984 Sandra Day O'Connor 8-1
Skinner v. Louisiana 44 12/10/1968 01/27/1969 6-3
Scott v. Illinois 77-1177 12/04/1978 03/05/1979 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Satterwhite v. Texas 86-6284 12/08/1987 05/31/1988 Sandra Day O'Connor 8
Rompilla v. Beard 04-5462 01/18/2005 06/20/2005 David H. Souter 5-4
Roe v. Flores-Ortega 98-1441 11/01/1999 02/23/2000 Sandra Day O'Connor 6-3
Reynolds v. Cochran 115 03/02/1961 03/20/1961 Hugo L. Black 9
Perry v. Leeke 87-6325 11/08/1988 01/01/1989 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Patterson v. Illinois 86-7059 03/22/1988 06/24/1988 Byron R. White 5-4
Nix v. Williams 82-1651 01/18/1984 06/11/1984 Warren E. Burger 7-2
Nix v. Whiteside 84-1321 11/05/1985 02/26/1986 Warren E. Burger 9
Nichols v. United States 92-8556 01/10/1994 06/06/1994 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Morris v. Slappy 81-1095 12/01/1982 04/20/1983 Warren E. Burger 9
Moore v. Michigan 42 10/15/1957 12/09/1957 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Milton v. Wainwright 70-5012 01/12/1972 06/22/1972 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Middendorf v. Henry 74-175 01/22/1975 03/24/1976 William H. Rehnquist 5-3
Mickens v. Taylor 00-9285 11/05/2001 03/27/2002 Antonin Scalia 5-4
Michigan v. Jackson 84-1531 12/09/1985 04/01/1986 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Michigan v. Harvey 88-512 10/11/1989 03/05/1990 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Mempa v. Rhay 16 10/11/1967 11/13/1967 Thurgood Marshall 9
McNeil v. Wisconsin 90-5319 02/26/1991 06/13/1991 Antonin Scalia 6-3
Mcneal v. Culver 52 12/06/1960 01/23/1961 Charles E. Whittaker 9
Mckaskle v. Wiggins 82-1135 11/09/1983 01/23/1984 Sandra Day O'Connor 6-3
Massiah v. United States 199 03/03/1964 05/18/1964 Potter Stewart 6-3
Martinez v. Court of Appeals of Cal., Fourth Appellate Dist. 98-7809 11/09/1999 01/12/2000 John Paul Stevens 9
Maine v. Moulton 84-786 10/08/1985 12/10/1985 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Loper v. Beto 70-5388 01/13/1972 03/22/1972 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
Lassiter v. Department Of Social Services 79-6423 02/23/1981 06/01/1981 Potter Stewart 5-4
Kuhlmann v. Wilson 84-1479 01/14/1986 06/26/1986 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Kimmelman v. Morrison 84-1661 03/05/1986 06/26/1986 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9
Jones v. Barnes 81-1794 02/22/1983 07/05/1983 Warren E. Burger 7-2
Iowa v. Tovar 02-1541 01/21/2004 03/08/2004 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 9
In Re Groban 14 11/06/1956 02/25/1957 Stanley Reed 5-4
Hudson v. North Carolina 466 05/16/1960 06/20/1960 Potter Stewart 7-2
Hoffa v. United States 32 10/13/1966 12/12/1966 Potter Stewart 4-1