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Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Author Vote
United States v. Dionisio 71-229 11/06/1972 01/22/1973 Potter Stewart 6-3
United States v. Donovan 75-212 10/13/1976 01/18/1977 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
United States v. Drayton 01-631 04/16/2002 06/17/2002 Anthony M. Kennedy 6-3
United States v. Dunn 85-998 01/20/1987 03/03/1987 Byron R. White 7-2
United States v. Edwards 73-88 01/15/1974 03/26/1974 Byron R. White 5-4
United States v. Flores-Montano 02-1794 02/25/2004 03/30/2004 William H. Rehnquist 9
United States v. Giordano 72-1057 01/08/1974 05/13/1974 Byron R. White 5-4
United States v. Grubbs 04-1414 01/18/2006 03/21/2006 Antonin Scalia 8
United States v. Harris 30 03/23/1971 06/28/1971 Warren E. Burger 5-4
United States v. Hensley 83-1330 11/05/1984 01/08/1985 Sandra Day O'Connor 9
United States v. Jacobsen 82-1167 12/07/1983 04/02/1984 John Paul Stevens 7-2
United States v. Janis 74-958 12/08/1975 07/06/1976 Harry A. Blackmun 5-3
United States v. Johns 83-1625 11/28/1984 01/21/1985 Sandra Day O'Connor 7-2
United States v. Kahn 72-1328 12/11/1973 02/20/1974 Potter Stewart 6-3
United States v. Karo 83-850 04/25/1984 07/03/1984 Byron R. White 6-3
United States v. Knights 00-1260 11/06/2001 12/10/2001 William H. Rehnquist 9
United States v. Knotts 81-1802 12/06/1982 03/02/1983 William H. Rehnquist 9
United States v. Leon 82-1771 01/17/1984 07/05/1984 Byron R. White 6-3
United States v. Mara 71-850 11/06/1972 01/22/1973 Potter Stewart 6-3
United States v. Martinez-Fuerte 74-1560 04/26/1976 07/06/1976 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 7-2
United States v. Matlock 72-1355 12/10/1973 02/20/1974 Byron R. White 6-3
United States v. Mendenhall 78-1821 02/19/1980 05/27/1980 Potter Stewart 5-4
United States v. Miller 74-1179 01/12/1976 04/21/1976 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 7-2
United States v. Montoya De Hernandez 84-755 04/24/1985 07/01/1985 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
United States v. New York Telephone Co. 76-835 10/03/1977 12/07/1977 Byron R. White 5-4
United States v. Ojeda Rios 89-61 02/28/1990 04/30/1990 Byron R. White 6-3
United States v. Ortiz 73-2050 02/18/1975 06/30/1975 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9
United States v. Padilla 92-207 03/24/1993 05/03/1993 9
United States v. Payner 78-1729 02/20/1980 06/23/1980 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
United States v. Place 81-1617 03/02/1983 06/20/1983 Sandra Day O'Connor 9
United States v. Ramirez 96-1469 01/13/1998 03/04/1998 William H. Rehnquist 9
United States v. Ramsey 76-167 03/30/1977 06/06/1977 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
United States v. Robinson 72-936 10/09/1973 12/11/1973 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
United States v. Ross 80-2209 03/01/1982 06/01/1982 John Paul Stevens 6-3
United States v. Salvucci 79-244 03/26/1980 06/25/1980 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
United States v. Santana 75-19 04/27/1976 06/24/1976 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
United States v. Sharpe 83-529 11/27/1984 03/20/1985 Warren E. Burger 7-1
United States v. Sokolow 87-1295 01/10/1989 04/03/1989 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
United States v. U.S. District Court 70-153 02/24/1972 06/19/1972 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8
United States v. Van Leeuwen 403 02/25/1970 03/23/1970 William O. Douglas 8
United States v. Ventresca 28 01/18/1965 03/01/1965 Arthur J. Goldberg 7-2
United States v. Verdugo-Urquidez 88-1353 11/07/1989 02/28/1990 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
United States v. Villamonte-Marquez 81-1350 02/23/1983 06/17/1983 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
United States v. Watson 74-538 10/08/1975 01/26/1976 Byron R. White 6-2
United States v. White 13 11/10/1969 04/05/1971 Byron R. White 5-4
Vale v. Louisiana 727 03/04/1970 06/22/1970 Potter Stewart 6-2
Wainwright v. City of New Orleans 13 10/09/1967 06/17/1968 7-1
Walter v. United States 79-67 02/26/1980 06/20/1980 John Paul Stevens 5-4
Warden v. Hayden 480 04/12/1967 05/29/1967 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Washington v. Chrisman 81-1349 11/03/1981 01/13/1982