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Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Author Vote
Abel v. United States 2 02/24/1959 03/28/1960 Felix Frankfurter 5-4
Adams v. Williams 70-283 04/10/1972 06/12/1972 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Aguilar v. Texas 548 03/25/1964 06/15/1964 Arthur J. Goldberg 6-3
Air Pollution Variance Bd. v. Western Alfalfa 73-690 04/25/1974 05/20/1974 William O. Douglas 9
Alabama v. White 89-789 04/17/1990 06/11/1990 Byron R. White 6-3
Alderman v. United States 133 05/02/1968 03/10/1969 Byron R. White 5-3
Almeida-Sanchez v. United States 71-6278 03/19/1973 06/21/1973 Potter Stewart 5-4
Angelet v. Fay 578 03/11/1965 06/07/1965 Tom C. Clark 7-2
Arizona v. Evans 93-1660 12/07/1994 03/01/1995 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
Arizona v. Hicks 85-1027 12/08/1986 03/03/1987 Antonin Scalia 6-3
Arkansas v. Sanders 77-1497 02/27/1979 06/20/1979 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 7-2
Atwater v. City of Lago Vista 99-1408 12/04/2000 04/24/2001 David H. Souter 5-4
Beck v. Ohio 18 10/15/1964 11/23/1964 Potter Stewart 6-3
Bell v. Wolfish 77-1829 01/16/1979 05/14/1979 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Benanti v. United States 231 10/29/1957 12/09/1957 Earl Warren 9
Berger v. New York 615 04/13/1967 06/12/1967 Tom C. Clark 6-3
Bond v. United States 98-9349 02/29/2000 04/17/2000 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
Breithaupt v. Abram 69 12/12/1956 02/25/1957 Tom C. Clark 6-3
Brigham City, Utah v. Stuart 05-502 04/24/2006 05/22/2006 John G. Roberts, Jr. 8
Brower v. Inyo County 87-248 01/11/1989 03/21/1989 Antonin Scalia 9
Brown v. Texas 77-6673 02/21/1979 06/25/1979 Warren E. Burger 9
Brown v. United States 71-6193 12/07/1972 04/17/1973 Warren E. Burger 9
Bumper v. North Carolina 1016 04/24/1968 06/03/1968 Potter Stewart 7-2
Cady v. Dombrowski 72-586 03/21/1973 06/21/1973 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
California Bankers Assn. v. Shultz 72-985 01/16/1974 04/01/1974 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
California v. Acevedo 89-1690 01/08/1991 05/30/1991 Harry A. Blackmun 6-3
California v. Carney 83-859 10/30/1984 05/13/1985 Warren E. Burger 6-3
California v. Ciraolo 84-1513 12/10/1985 05/19/1986 Warren E. Burger 5-4
California v. Greenwood 86-684 01/11/1988 05/16/1988 Byron R. White 6-2
California v. Hodari D. 89-1632 01/14/1991 04/23/1991 Antonin Scalia 7-2
California v. Rooney 85-1835 03/25/1987 06/23/1987 6-3
Camara v. Municipal Court 92 02/15/1967 06/05/1967 Byron R. White 6-3
Cardwell v. Lewis 72-1603 03/18/1974 06/17/1974 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Chambers v. Maroney 830 04/27/1970 06/22/1970 Byron R. White 7-1
Chapman v. United States 175 02/23/1961 04/03/1961 Charles E. Whittaker 8-1
Chimel v. California 770 03/27/1969 06/23/1969 Potter Stewart 6-2
City of Indianapolis v. Edmond 99-1030 10/03/2000 11/28/2000 Sandra Day O'Connor 6-3
Clinton v. Virginia 294 04/27/1964 05/04/1964 8-1
Colonnade Corp. v. United States 108 01/15/1970 02/25/1970 William O. Douglas 5-3
Colorado v. Bertine 85-889 11/10/1986 01/14/1987 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
Combs v. United States 71-517 04/11/1972 06/26/1972 9
Coolidge v. New Hampshire 323 01/12/1971 06/21/1971 Potter Stewart 5-4
Cooper v. California 103 12/08/1966 02/20/1967 Hugo L. Black 5-4
Cupp v. Murphy 72-212 03/20/1973 05/29/1973 Potter Stewart 7-2
Dalia v. United States 77-1722 01/09/1979 04/18/1979 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Davis v. Mississippi 645 02/26/1969 04/22/1969 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-2
Delaware v. Prouse 77-1571 01/17/1979 03/27/1979 Byron R. White 8-1
Devenpeck v. Alford 03-710 11/08/2004 12/13/2004 Antonin Scalia 8
Donovan v. Dewey 80-901 04/28/1981 06/17/1981 Thurgood Marshall 8-1
Donovan v. Lone Steer, Inc. 82-1684 11/29/1983 01/17/1984 William H. Rehnquist 9