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St. Joe Paper Co. v. Atlantic Coast Line Railroad Co. 24 10/15/1953 04/05/1954
Caplin v. Marine Midland Grace Trust Co. 70-220 03/28/1972 05/22/1972 Thurgood Marshall 5-4
Perez v. Campbell 5175 01/19/1971 06/01/1971 Byron R. White 5-4
United States v. Kras 71-749 10/18/1972 01/10/1973 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Pioneer Investment Services Co. v. Brunswick Associates Limited Partnership 91-1695 11/30/1992 03/24/1993 Byron R. White 5-4
BFP v. Resolution Trust Corporation, As Receiver Of Imperial Federal... 92-1370 12/07/1993 05/23/1994 Antonin Scalia 5-4
NLRB v. Bildisco & Bildisco 82-818 10/11/1983 02/22/1984 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Midlantic Nat. Bank v. N. J. Dept. Of E. P. 84-801 10/16/1985 01/27/1986 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Hoffman v. Connecticut Income Maint. Dept. 88-412 04/19/1989 06/23/1989 Byron R. White 5-4
Kesler v. Dept. Of Public Safety 14 10/10/1961 03/26/1962 Felix Frankfurter 5-3
Till v. SCS Credit Corp. 02-1016 12/02/2003 05/17/2004 John Paul Stevens 5-4
Protective Committee v. Anderson 38 11/07/1967 03/25/1968 Byron R. White 5-3
Dewsnup v. Timm 90-741 10/15/1991 01/15/1992 Harry A. Blackmun 6-2
General Stores Corp. v. Shlensky 170 01/18/1956 03/26/1956 William O. Douglas 6-2
U.S. v. Embassy Restaurant 174 01/22/1959 03/09/1959 Tom C. Clark 6-3
Howard Delivery Service v. Zurich American Insurance Company 05-128 03/21/2006 06/15/2006 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 6-3
Reading Co. v. Brown 127 03/04/1968 06/03/1968 John M. Harlan 6-2
Barnhill v. Johnson, Trustee 91-159 01/14/1992 03/25/1992 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
United States v. Nordic Village, Inc. 90-1629 12/09/1991 02/25/1992 Antonin Scalia 7-2
Field v. Mans 94-967 10/02/1995 11/28/1995 David H. Souter 7-2
Kelly v. Robinson 85-1033 10/08/1986 11/12/1986 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 7-2
Pennsylvania Public Welfare Dept. v. Davenport 89-156 02/20/1990 05/29/1990 Thurgood Marshall 7-2
Wolf v. Weinstein 70 02/20/1963 04/15/1963 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
King v. United States 16 10/19/1964 12/14/1964 John M. Harlan 7-2
Katchen v. Landy 28 11/08/1965 01/17/1966 Byron R. White 7-2
Simonson v. Granquist 83 01/18/1962 03/05/1962 Hugo L. Black 7-2
Archer v. Warner 01-1418 01/13/2003 03/31/2003 Stephen G. Breyer 7-2
Baker v. Gold Seal Liquors 73-804 04/23/1974 06/17/1974 William O. Douglas 8-1
Taylor v. Freeland & Kranz 91-571 03/02/1992 04/21/1992 Clarence Thomas 8-1
Associates Commercial Corp. v. Rash 96-454 04/16/1997 06/16/1997 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 8-1
Owen v. Owen 89-1008 11/05/1990 05/23/1991 Antonin Scalia 8-1
Toibb v. Radloff 90-368 04/22/1991 06/13/1991 Harry A. Blackmun 8-1
Bank of America v. 203 North LaSalle Partnership 97-1418 11/02/1998 05/03/1999 David H. Souter 8-1
United States v. Energy Resource Co. 89-255 03/19/1990 05/29/1990 Byron R. White 8-1
United Savings Assn. v. Timbers Of Inwood Forest 86-1602 12/01/1987 01/20/1988 Antonin Scalia 8
Norwest Bank Worthington v. Ahlers 86-958 01/12/1988 03/07/1988 Byron R. White 8
United States v. Key 402 01/21/1970 03/30/1970 Thurgood Marshall 8
Perry v. Commerce Loan Co. 694 01/26/1966 03/07/1966 Tom C. Clark 8-1
Bank Of Marin v. England 63 10/20/1966 11/21/1966 William O. Douglas 8-1
FCC v. Nextwave Communications, Inc. 01-653 10/08/2002 01/27/2003 Antonin Scalia 8-1
Hamilton v. Lanning 08-998 03/22/2010 06/07/2010 Samuel A. Alito, Jr. 8-1
Pearlman v. Reliance Ins. Co. 78 10/09/1962 12/03/1962 Hugo L. Black 8-1
Commodity Futures Trading Commission v. Weintraub 84-261 03/19/1985 04/29/1985 Thurgood Marshall 8
Butner v. United States 77-1410 11/27/1978 02/21/1979 John Paul Stevens 9
Brown v. Felsen 78-58 02/21/1979 06/04/1979 Harry A. Blackmun 9
Otte v. United States 73-375 10/15/1974 11/19/1974 Harry A. Blackmun 9
Kokoszka v. Belford 73-5265 04/22/1974 06/19/1974 Warren E. Burger 9
Raleigh v. Illinois Dept. of Revenue 99-387 04/17/2000 05/30/2000 David H. Souter 9
Hartford Underwriters v. Union Planters Bank NA 99-409 03/20/2000 05/30/2000 Antonin Scalia 9
Nobelman Et Ux. v. American Savings Bank 92-641 04/19/1993 06/01/1993 Clarence Thomas 9