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Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Author Votesort icon
Skinner v. Louisiana 44 12/10/1968 01/27/1969 6-3
Massiah v. United States 199 03/03/1964 05/18/1964 Potter Stewart 6-3
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
Middendorf v. Henry 74-175 01/22/1975 03/24/1976 William H. Rehnquist 5-3
Milton v. Wainwright 70-5012 01/12/1972 06/22/1972 Warren E. Burger 5-4
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
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
Darden v. Wainwright 85-5319 01/13/1986 06/23/1986 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Maine v. Moulton 84-786 10/08/1985 12/10/1985 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Michigan v. Harvey 88-512 10/11/1989 03/05/1990 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Wheat v. United States 87-4 03/02/1988 05/23/1988 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Patterson v. Illinois 86-7059 03/22/1988 06/24/1988 Byron R. White 5-4
Lassiter v. Department Of Social Services 79-6423 02/23/1981 06/01/1981 Potter Stewart 5-4
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
Anonymous v. Baker 378 03/25/1959 06/15/1959 John M. Harlan 5-4
In Re Groban 14 11/06/1956 02/25/1957 Stanley Reed 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
Moore v. Michigan 42 10/15/1957 12/09/1957 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Coleman v. Alabama 72 11/18/1969 06/22/1970 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-3
Rompilla v. Beard 04-5462 01/18/2005 06/20/2005 David H. Souter 5-4
Alabama v. Shelton 00-1214 02/19/2002 05/20/2002 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 5-4
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
Texas v. Cobb 99-1702 01/16/2001 04/02/2001 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
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
Darden v. Wainwright 85-5319 09/03/1985