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Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Authorsort icon Vote
Baldasar v. Illinois 77-6219 11/26/1979 04/22/1980 5-4
Boyd v. Dutton 70-5075 02/22/1972 5-4
Darden v. Wainwright 85-5319 09/03/1985
White v. Maryland 600 04/16/1963 04/29/1963 9
Skinner v. Louisiana 44 12/10/1968 01/27/1969 6-3
Yarborough v. Gentry 02-1597 10/20/2003 9
Glover v. United States 99-8576 11/27/2000 01/09/2001 Anthony M. Kennedy 9
McNeil v. Wisconsin 90-5319 02/26/1991 06/13/1991 Antonin Scalia 6-3
Mickens v. Taylor 00-9285 11/05/2001 03/27/2002 Antonin Scalia 5-4
United States v. Gonzalez-Lopez 05-352 04/18/2006 06/26/2006 Antonin Scalia 5-4
Escobedo v. Illinois 615 04/29/1964 06/22/1964 Arthur J. Goldberg 5-4
Weatherford v. Bursey 75-1510 12/07/1976 02/22/1977 Byron R. White 7-2
Patterson v. Illinois 86-7059 03/22/1988 06/24/1988 Byron R. White 5-4
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
Caplin & Drysdale, Chartered v. United States 87-1729 03/21/1989 06/22/1989 Byron R. White 5-4
Mcneal v. Culver 52 12/06/1960 01/23/1961 Charles E. Whittaker 9
Rompilla v. Beard 04-5462 01/18/2005 06/20/2005 David H. Souter 5-4
Reynolds v. Cochran 115 03/02/1961 03/20/1961 Hugo L. Black 9
Gideon v. Wainwright 155 01/15/1963 03/18/1963 Hugo L. Black 9
Anonymous v. Baker 378 03/25/1959 06/15/1959 John M. Harlan 5-4
Cicenia v. Lagay 177 04/02/1958 06/30/1958 John M. Harlan 5-3
Martinez v. Court of Appeals of Cal., Fourth Appellate Dist. 98-7809 11/09/1999 01/12/2000 John Paul Stevens 9
Burger v. Kemp 86-5375 03/30/1987 06/26/1987 John Paul Stevens 5-4
United States v. Cronic 82-660 01/10/1984 05/14/1984 John Paul Stevens 9
Michigan v. Jackson 84-1531 12/09/1985 04/01/1986 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Perry v. Leeke 87-6325 11/08/1988 01/01/1989 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Cuyler v. Sullivan 78-1832 02/20/1980 05/12/1980 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8-1
Gagnon v. Scarpelli 71-1225 01/09/1973 05/14/1973 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8-1
Darden v. Wainwright 85-5319 01/13/1986 06/23/1986 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Kuhlmann v. Wilson 84-1479 01/14/1986 06/26/1986 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
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
Loper v. Beto 70-5388 01/13/1972 03/22/1972 Potter Stewart 5-4
United States v. Tucker 70-86 11/11/1971 01/11/1972 Potter Stewart 5-2
Brewer v. Williams 74-1263 10/04/1976 03/23/1977 Potter Stewart 5-4
Lassiter v. Department Of Social Services 79-6423 02/23/1981 06/01/1981 Potter Stewart 5-4
Hudson v. North Carolina 466 05/16/1960 06/20/1960 Potter Stewart 7-2
Cash v. Culver 91 01/22/1959 02/24/1959 Potter Stewart 9
Massiah v. United States 199 03/03/1964 05/18/1964 Potter Stewart 6-3
Hoffa v. United States 32 10/13/1966 12/12/1966 Potter Stewart 4-1
United States v. Martinez-Salazar 98-1255 11/29/1999 01/19/2000 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 9
Alabama v. Shelton 00-1214 02/19/2002 05/20/2002 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 5-4
Iowa v. Tovar 02-1541 01/21/2004 03/08/2004 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 9
Roe v. Flores-Ortega 98-1441 11/01/1999 02/23/2000 Sandra Day O'Connor 6-3
Strickland v. Washington 82-1554 01/10/1984 05/14/1984 Sandra Day O'Connor 8-1
Mckaskle v. Wiggins 82-1135 11/09/1983 01/23/1984 Sandra Day O'Connor 6-3
Satterwhite v. Texas 86-6284 12/08/1987 05/31/1988 Sandra Day O'Connor 8
Fellers v. United States 02-6320 12/10/2003 01/26/2004 Sandra Day O'Connor 9
Wiggins v. Smith 02-311 03/24/2003 06/26/2003 Sandra Day O'Connor 7-2