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St. Joe Paper Co. v. Atlantic Coast Line Railroad Co. 24 10/15/1953 04/05/1954
Hartford Underwriters v. Union Planters Bank NA 99-409 03/20/2000 05/30/2000 Antonin Scalia 9
United States v. Nordic Village, Inc. 90-1629 12/09/1991 02/25/1992 Antonin Scalia 7-2
Citizens Bank Of Maryland v. Strumpf 94-1340 10/03/1995 10/31/1995 Antonin Scalia 9
Owen v. Owen 89-1008 11/05/1990 05/23/1991 Antonin Scalia 8-1
BFP v. Resolution Trust Corporation, As Receiver Of Imperial Federal... 92-1370 12/07/1993 05/23/1994 Antonin Scalia 5-4
United Savings Assn. v. Timbers Of Inwood Forest 86-1602 12/01/1987 01/20/1988 Antonin Scalia 8
Young v. United States 00-1567 01/09/2002 03/04/2002 Antonin Scalia 9
FCC v. Nextwave Communications, Inc. 01-653 10/08/2002 01/27/2003 Antonin Scalia 8-1
Sec v. American Trailer Rentals 35 11/10/1964 01/18/1965 Arthur J. Goldberg 9
Perez v. Campbell 5175 01/19/1971 06/01/1971 Byron R. White 5-4
Pioneer Investment Services Co. v. Brunswick Associates Limited Partnership 91-1695 11/30/1992 03/24/1993 Byron R. White 5-4
Farrey v. Sanderfoot 90-350 03/25/1991 05/23/1991 Byron R. White 9
Ohio v. Kovacs 83-1020 10/10/1984 01/09/1985 Byron R. White 9
United States v. Energy Resource Co. 89-255 03/19/1990 05/29/1990 Byron R. White 8-1
Norwest Bank Worthington v. Ahlers 86-958 01/12/1988 03/07/1988 Byron R. White 8
Hoffman v. Connecticut Income Maint. Dept. 88-412 04/19/1989 06/23/1989 Byron R. White 5-4
Katchen v. Landy 28 11/08/1965 01/17/1966 Byron R. White 7-2
Protective Committee v. Anderson 38 11/07/1967 03/25/1968 Byron R. White 5-3
Nobelman Et Ux. v. American Savings Bank 92-641 04/19/1993 06/01/1993 Clarence Thomas 9
Rake v. Wade, Trustee 92-621 03/22/1993 06/07/1993 Clarence Thomas 9
Taylor v. Freeland & Kranz 91-571 03/02/1992 04/21/1992 Clarence Thomas 8-1
Rousey v. Jacoway 03-1407 12/01/2004 04/04/2005 Clarence Thomas 9
Raleigh v. Illinois Dept. of Revenue 99-387 04/17/2000 05/30/2000 David H. Souter 9
Field v. Mans 94-967 10/02/1995 11/28/1995 David H. Souter 7-2
Fidelity Financial Services, Inc. v. Fink 96-1370 11/03/1997 01/13/1998 David H. Souter 9
Bank of America v. 203 North LaSalle Partnership 97-1418 11/02/1998 05/03/1999 David H. Souter 8-1
Bruning v. United States 423 03/03/1964 03/23/1964 Earl Warren 9
Kesler v. Dept. Of Public Safety 14 10/10/1961 03/26/1962 Felix Frankfurter 5-3
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
United States v. Kras 71-749 10/18/1972 01/10/1973 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Dewsnup v. Timm 90-741 10/15/1991 01/15/1992 Harry A. Blackmun 6-2
Patterson, Trustee v. Shumate 91-913 04/20/1992 06/15/1992 Harry A. Blackmun 9
Toibb v. Radloff 90-368 04/22/1991 06/13/1991 Harry A. Blackmun 8-1
United States v. Whiting Pools, Inc. 82-215 04/19/1983 06/08/1983 Harry A. Blackmun 9
Simonson v. Granquist 83 01/18/1962 03/05/1962 Hugo L. Black 7-2
Pearlman v. Reliance Ins. Co. 78 10/09/1962 12/03/1962 Hugo L. Black 8-1
King v. United States 16 10/19/1964 12/14/1964 John M. Harlan 7-2
Segal v. Rochelle 44 11/17/1965 01/18/1966 John M. Harlan 9
Reading Co. v. Brown 127 03/04/1968 06/03/1968 John M. Harlan 6-2
Butner v. United States 77-1410 11/27/1978 02/21/1979 John Paul Stevens 9
Union Bank v. Walas, Chapter 7 Trustee For The Estate Of Zzzz Best Co.,... 90-1491 11/05/1991 12/11/1991 John Paul Stevens 9
Grogan v. Garner 89-1149 10/29/1990 01/15/1991 John Paul Stevens 9
Till v. SCS Credit Corp. 02-1016 12/02/2003 05/17/2004 John Paul Stevens 5-4
Kelly v. Robinson 85-1033 10/08/1986 11/12/1986 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 7-2
Midlantic Nat. Bank v. N. J. Dept. Of E. P. 84-801 10/16/1985 01/27/1986 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Kawaauhau v. Geiger 97-115 01/21/1998 03/03/1998 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 9
Associates Commercial Corp. v. Rash 96-454 04/16/1997 06/16/1997 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 8-1
Kontrick v. Ryan 02-819 11/03/2003 01/14/2004 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 9