Cases by Issue - Governmental Liability

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Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Authorsort icon Vote
Hatzlachh Supply Co. v. United States 78-1175 12/05/1979 01/21/1980 8-1
United States v. Hopkins 75-246 04/19/1976 06/24/1976 8-1
Mitchell v. Forsyth 84-335 02/27/1985 06/19/1985 5-2
Velde v. National Black Police Assn. 80-1074 12/09/1981 06/30/1982 7
Brosseau v. Haugen 03-1261 12/13/2004 8-1
Ministry of Defense and Support for the Armed Forces of the Islamic... 04-1095 02/21/2006 9
Hilton v. South Carolina Public Railways Commission 90-848 10/08/1991 12/15/1991 Anthony M. Kennedy 6-2
Office of Personnel Management v. Richmond 88-1943 02/21/1990 06/11/1990 Anthony M. Kennedy 7-2
Dolan v. United States Postal Service 04-848 11/07/2005 02/22/2006 Anthony M. Kennedy 7-1
Saucier v. Katz 99-1977 03/20/2001 06/18/2001 Anthony M. Kennedy 9
Vermont Agency of Natural Resources v. United States ex rel. Stevens 98-1828 11/29/1999 05/22/2000 Antonin Scalia 9
Blatchford v. Native Village Of Noatak 89-1782 02/19/1991 06/24/1991 Antonin Scalia 6-3
United States v. Stanley 86-393 04/21/1987 06/25/1987 Antonin Scalia 5-4
Anderson v. Creighton 85-1520 02/23/1987 06/25/1987 Antonin Scalia 6-3
Boyle v. United Technologies Corp. 86-492 10/13/1987 06/27/1988 Antonin Scalia 5-4
Finley v. United States 87-1973 02/28/1989 05/22/1989 Antonin Scalia 5-4
United States v. Kubrick 78-1014 10/03/1979 11/28/1979 Byron R. White 6-3
Butz v. Economou 76-709 11/07/1977 06/29/1978 Byron R. White 5-4
Doe v. Mcmillan 71-6356 12/13/1972 05/29/1973 Byron R. White 5-4
United States v. Gaubert 89-1793 11/26/1990 03/26/1991 Byron R. White 9
Mitchell v. Forsyth 84-335 02/27/1985 06/19/1985 Byron R. White 4-3
United States v. Neustadt 533 05/02/1961 05/29/1961 Charles E. Whittaker 7-1
Molzof, Personal Representative Of The Estate Of Molzof v. United States 90-838 11/04/1991 01/14/1992 Clarence Thomas 9
Bogan and Roderick v. Scott-Harris 96-1569 12/03/1997 03/03/1998 Clarence Thomas 9
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation v. Meyer 92-741 10/04/1993 02/23/1994 Clarence Thomas 9
Northern Insurance Company of New York v. Chatham County, GA 04-1618 03/01/2006 04/25/2006 Clarence Thomas 9
Saudi Arabia v. Nelson Et ux. 91-522 11/30/1992 03/23/1993 David H. Souter 6-3
United States Department Of Energy v. Ohio 90-1341 12/03/1991 04/21/1992 David H. Souter 6-3
United States v. Winstar 95-865 04/24/1996 07/01/1996 David H. Souter 7-2
Sacramento v. Lewis 96-1337 12/09/1997 05/26/1998 David H. Souter 9
Shalala, Secretary Of Health And Human Services v. Whitecotton 94-372 02/28/1995 04/18/1995 David H. Souter 9
Christopher v. Harbury 01-394 03/18/2002 06/20/2002 David H. Souter 9
Cook County v. United States ex rel. Chandler 01-1572 01/14/2003 03/10/2003 David H. Souter 9
United States v. White Mt. Apache Tribe 01-1067 12/02/2002 03/04/2003 David H. Souter 5-4
United States v. Isthmian S. S. Co. 285 02/25/1959 04/27/1959 Earl Warren 9
United States v. Muniz 464 04/22/1963 06/17/1963 Earl Warren 8
Wiener v. United States 52 11/18/1957 06/30/1958 Felix Frankfurter 9
Affiliated Ute Citizens v. United States 70-78 10/18/1971 04/24/1972 Harry A. Blackmun 7
Army & Air Force Exchange Service v. Sheehan 80-1437 02/23/1982 06/01/1982 Harry A. Blackmun 9
Cleavinger v. Saxner 84-732 10/16/1985 12/10/1985 Harry A. Blackmun 6-3
Rayonier, Inc., v. United States 45 12/04/1956 01/28/1957 Hugo L. Black 7-2
Maryland v. United States 345 03/15/1965 05/03/1965 John M. Harlan 8-1
Lake Country Estates v. Tahoe Planning Agcy. 77-1327 12/04/1978 03/05/1979 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Nevada v. Hall 77-1337 11/07/1978 03/05/1979 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Clinton v. Jones 95-1853 01/13/1997 05/27/1997 John Paul Stevens 9
Regents of the University of California v. Doe 95-1694 12/02/1996 02/19/1997 John Paul Stevens 9
West Lynn Creamery, Inc. v. Healy, Commissioner Of Massachusetts... 93-141 03/02/1994 06/17/1994 John Paul Stevens 7-2
Milwaukee v. Cement Div., National Gypsum Co. 94-788 04/24/1995 06/12/1995 John Paul Stevens 8
Bush v. Lucas 81-469 01/19/1983 06/13/1983 John Paul Stevens 9
United States v. Morton 83-916 04/25/1984 06/19/1984 John Paul Stevens 9