Cases by Issue - Governmental Liability

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Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Author Vote
Office of Personnel Management v. Richmond 88-1943 02/21/1990 06/11/1990 Anthony M. Kennedy 7-2
Parden v. Terminal R. Co. 157 02/26/1964 05/18/1964 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Petty v. Tennessee-Missouri Comm'n. 233 03/04/1959 04/20/1959 William O. Douglas 6-3
Port Authority Trans-Hudson Corp. v. Feeney 89-386 02/26/1990 04/30/1990 Sandra Day O'Connor 9
Rayonier, Inc., v. United States 45 12/04/1956 01/28/1957 Hugo L. Black 7-2
Regents of the University of California v. Doe 95-1694 12/02/1996 02/19/1997 John Paul Stevens 9
Roper v. United States 16 10/12/1961 11/06/1961 Tom C. Clark 6-3
Sacramento v. Lewis 96-1337 12/09/1997 05/26/1998 David H. Souter 9
Saucier v. Katz 99-1977 03/20/2001 06/18/2001 Anthony M. Kennedy 9
Saudi Arabia v. Nelson Et ux. 91-522 11/30/1992 03/23/1993 David H. Souter 6-3
Scheuer v. Rhodes 72-914 12/04/1973 04/17/1974 Warren E. Burger 8
Shalala, Secretary Of Health And Human Services v. Whitecotton 94-372 02/28/1995 04/18/1995 David H. Souter 9
Sheridan v. United States 87-626 04/26/1988 06/24/1988 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Siegert v. Gilley 90-96 02/19/1991 05/23/1991 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Smith v. United States 91-1538 12/07/1992 03/08/1993 William H. Rehnquist 8-1
Stencel Aero Engineering Corp. v. U.S. 76-321 03/22/1977 06/09/1977 Warren E. Burger 7-2
Tenet v. Doe 03-1395 01/11/2005 03/02/2005 William H. Rehnquist 9
United States Department Of Energy v. Ohio 90-1341 12/03/1991 04/21/1992 David H. Souter 6-3
United States v. Bergh 17 10/15/1956 11/19/1956 Tom C. Clark 5-3
United States v. Gaubert 89-1793 11/26/1990 03/26/1991 Byron R. White 9
United States v. Hopkins 75-246 04/19/1976 06/24/1976 8-1
United States v. Isthmian S. S. Co. 285 02/25/1959 04/27/1959 Earl Warren 9
United States v. James 85-434 04/21/1986 07/02/1986 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
United States v. Johnson 85-2039 02/24/1987 05/18/1987 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
United States v. Kubrick 78-1014 10/03/1979 11/28/1979 Byron R. White 6-3
United States v. Mason 72-654 04/18/1973 06/04/1973 Thurgood Marshall 9
United States v. Mitchell 78-1756 12/03/1979 04/15/1980 Thurgood Marshall 5-3
United States v. Mitchell 81-1748 03/01/1983 06/27/1983 Thurgood Marshall 6-3
United States v. Morton 83-916 04/25/1984 06/19/1984 John Paul Stevens 9
United States v. Muniz 464 04/22/1963 06/17/1963 Earl Warren 8
United States v. N. Y., N. H. & H. R. Co. 45 11/20/1957 12/16/1957 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8-1
United States v. Navajo Nation 01-1375 12/02/2002 03/04/2003 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 6-3
United States v. Neustadt 533 05/02/1961 05/29/1961 Charles E. Whittaker 7-1
United States v. Orleans 75-328 03/22/1976 06/01/1976 Warren E. Burger 9
United States v. Seckinger 395 01/14/1970 03/09/1970 William J. Brennan, Jr. 4-3
United States v. Shearer 84-194 02/25/1985 06/27/1985 Warren E. Burger 8
United States v. Smith 89-1646 11/07/1990 03/20/1991 Thurgood Marshall 8-1
United States v. Stanley 86-393 04/21/1987 06/25/1987 Antonin Scalia 5-4
United States v. Varig Airlines 82-1349 01/18/1984 06/19/1984 Warren E. Burger 9
United States v. White Mt. Apache Tribe 01-1067 12/02/2002 03/04/2003 David H. Souter 5-4
United States v. Winstar 95-865 04/24/1996 07/01/1996 David H. Souter 7-2
Velde v. National Black Police Assn. 80-1074 12/09/1981 06/30/1982 7
Vermont Agency of Natural Resources v. United States ex rel. Stevens 98-1828 11/29/1999 05/22/2000 Antonin Scalia 9
Welch v. Texas Highways & Public Transp. Dept. 85-1716 03/04/1987 06/25/1987 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
West Lynn Creamery, Inc. v. Healy, Commissioner Of Massachusetts... 93-141 03/02/1994 06/17/1994 John Paul Stevens 7-2
West v. United States 11 11/12/1959 12/07/1959 Tom C. Clark 9
Westfall v. Erwin 86-714 11/02/1987 01/13/1988 Thurgood Marshall 8
Weyerhaeuser S. S. Co. v. U.S. 65 02/18/1963 04/01/1963 Potter Stewart 9
Wiener v. United States 52 11/18/1957 06/30/1958 Felix Frankfurter 9