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Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Authorsort icon Vote
Mcclanahan v. Morauer & Hartzell, Inc. 70-5097 10/21/1971 11/08/1971 6-1
Goett, v. Union Carbide Corp. 3 11/12/1959 01/18/1960 5-4
Hahn v. Ross Island Sand & Gravel Co. 52 12/11/1958 01/12/1959 5-2
Patterson v. United States 429 04/21/1959 05/18/1959 7-2
Walker v. Southern R. Co. 89 11/10/1966 12/05/1966 6-3
Nolan v. Transocean Air Lines 107 01/12/1961 02/20/1961 9
Wyandotte Co. v. United States 31 10/16/1967 12/04/1967 Abe Fortas 8
Metropolitan Stevedore Co. v. Rambo 94-820 04/25/1995 06/12/1995 Anthony M. Kennedy 8-1
Vimar Seguros Y Reaseguros, S. A. v. M/V Sky Reefer 94-623 03/20/1995 06/19/1995 Anthony M. Kennedy 7-1
Zicherman v. Korean Air Lines Co. 94-1361 11/07/1995 01/16/1996 Antonin Scalia 9
United States v. Fausto 86-595 10/07/1987 01/25/1988 Antonin Scalia 5-3
Norfolk Shipbuilding v. Garris 00-346 04/18/2001 06/04/2001 Antonin Scalia 9
PacifiCare Health System v. Book 02-215 02/24/2003 04/07/2003 Antonin Scalia 8
Burnett v. New York Central R. Co. 437 03/11/1965 04/05/1965 Arthur J. Goldberg 9
Victory Carriers, Inc. v. Law 70-54 10/18/1971 12/13/1971 Byron R. White 5-2
Southwest Marine, Inc. v Gizoni 90-584 10/15/1991 12/04/1991 Byron R. White 8
Chesapeake & Ohio R. Co. v. Schwalb 87-1979 10/03/1989 11/28/1989 Byron R. White 9
Monessen Southwestern R. Co. v. Morgan 86-1743 02/22/1988 06/06/1988 Byron R. White 7-2
Rodrigue v. Aetna Casualty Co. 436 02/25/1969 06/09/1969 Byron R. White 8
Nacirema Co. v. Johnson 9 03/25/1969 12/09/1969 Byron R. White 5-3
Consolidated Rail Corporation v. Gottshall 92-1956 02/28/1994 06/24/1994 Clarence Thomas 6-3
Stewart v. Dutra Construction Company 03-814 11/01/2004 02/22/2005 Clarence Thomas 8
Metropolitan Stevedore Co. v. Rambo 96-272 03/17/1997 06/19/1997 David H. Souter 6-3
Mcallister v. Magnolia Petro. Co. 83 04/01/1958 06/23/1958 Earl Warren 6-3
Amell v. United States 282 01/24/1966 05/16/1966 Earl Warren 7-2
Richards v. United States 59 11/15/1961 02/26/1962 Earl Warren 9
Pennsylvania R. Co. v. Day 397 03/26/1959 06/29/1959 Felix Frankfurter 6-3
Romero v. International Term. Co. 3 03/13/1958 02/24/1959 Felix Frankfurter 7-2
Carnival Cruise Lines, Inc. v. Shute 89-1647 01/15/1991 04/17/1991 Harry A. Blackmun 7-2
United States v. Lorenzetti 83-838 04/23/1984 05/29/1984 Harry A. Blackmun 9
United States v. 93.970 Acres 573 05/21/1959 06/22/1959 Hugo L. Black 9
Gillespie v. U.S. Steel Corp. 10 10/13/1964 12/07/1964 Hugo L. Black 8-1
United States v. Demko 76 11/08/1966 12/05/1966 Hugo L. Black 7-2
Jackson v. Lykes Bros. S. S. Co. 575 04/12/1967 05/08/1967 Hugo L. Black 7-2
Czaplicki v. The Hoegh Silvercloud 342 04/24/1956 06/11/1956 John M. Harlan 9
Moragne v. States Marine Lines 175 03/04/1970 06/15/1970 John M. Harlan 8
Kossick v. United Fruit Co. 96 02/20/1961 04/17/1961 John M. Harlan 6-3
Schilling v. Rogers 319 02/29/1960 06/20/1960 John M. Harlan 5-4
Thomas v. Washington Gas Light Co. 79-116 03/19/1980 06/27/1980 John Paul Stevens 7-2
Mobil Oil Corp. v. Higginbotham 76-1726 01/10/1978 06/05/1978 John Paul Stevens 6-2
Bath Iron Works Corp. v. Director, Office Of Workers' Compensation... 91-871 11/04/1992 01/12/1993 John Paul Stevens 9
Mastrobuono v. Shearson Lehman Hutton, Inc. 94-18 01/10/1995 03/06/1995 John Paul Stevens 8-1
Jones & Laughlin Steel Corp. v. Pfeifer 82-131 02/28/1983 06/15/1983 John Paul Stevens 9
Atchison T. & S. F. R. Co. v. Buell 85-1140 12/01/1986 03/24/1987 John Paul Stevens 9
Rodriguez v. Compass Shipping Co. 79-1977 01/12/1981 05/18/1981 John Paul Stevens 9
Potomac Electric Power Co. v. Director, Owcp 79-816 10/08/1980 12/15/1980 John Paul Stevens 8-1
Scherk v. Alberto-Culver Co. 73-781 04/29/1974 06/17/1974 Potter Stewart 5-4
Executive Jet Aviation v. City Of Cleveland 71-678 11/15/1972 12/18/1972 Potter Stewart 9
Hess v. United States 5 10/15/1959 01/18/1960 Potter Stewart 6-3
The Tungus v. Skovgaard 43 10/23/1958 02/24/1959 Potter Stewart 5-4