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Sierra Club v. Morton 70-34 11/17/1971 04/19/1972 Potter Stewart 4-3
Borden Ranch v. United States Army Corps of Engineers 01-1243 12/10/2002 12/16/2002 4-4
Andrus v. Utah 78-1522 12/05/1979 05/19/1980 John Paul Stevens 5-4
Philadelphia v. New Jersey 75-1150 11/03/1976 02/23/1977 5-4
Adamo Wrecking Co. v. United States 76-911 10/11/1977 01/10/1978 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
United States v. New Mexico 77-510 04/24/1978 07/03/1978 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Gade, Director, Illinois Environmental Protection Agency v. National Solid... 90-1676 03/23/1992 06/18/1992 Sandra Day O'Connor 5-4
Chemical Manufacturers Assn. v. NRDC 83-1013 11/06/1984 02/27/1985 Byron R. White 5-4
Watt v. Western Nuclear, Inc. 81-1686 01/17/1983 06/06/1983 Thurgood Marshall 5-4
California Coastal Comm'n v. Granite Rock Co. 85-1200 12/02/1986 03/24/1987 Sandra Day O'Connor 5-4
Secretary Of Interior v. California 82-1326 11/01/1983 01/11/1984 Sandra Day O'Connor 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
Japan Whaling Assn. v. American Cetacean Soc. 85-954 04/30/1986 06/30/1986 Byron R. White 5-4
United States v. Union Pacific R. Co. 97 01/23/1957 04/08/1957 William O. Douglas 5-3
Alaska Dept. of Environmental Conserv. v. EPA 02-658 10/08/2003 01/21/2004 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 5-4
Rapanos v. United States 04-1034 02/21/2006 06/19/2006 Antonin Scalia 5-4
Solid Waste Agency v. Army Corps of Engineers 99-1178 10/31/2000 01/09/2001 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
United States v. Republic Steel Corp. 56 01/12/1960 05/16/1960 William O. Douglas 5-4
Arizona v. California 8 ORIG 01/08/1962 06/03/1963 Hugo L. Black 5-3
Andrus v. Shell Oil Co. 78-1815 01/15/1980 06/02/1980 Warren E. Burger 6-3
Tva v. Hill 76-1701 04/18/1978 06/15/1978 Warren E. Burger 6-3
California v. United States 77-285 03/28/1978 07/03/1978 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Citizens To Preserve Overton Park v. Volpe 1066 12/07/1970 03/02/1971 Thurgood Marshall 6-2
United States v. Scrap 72-535 02/28/1973 06/18/1973 Potter Stewart 6-2
United States v. Pennsylvania Chem. Corp. 72-624 03/27/1973 05/14/1973 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Key Tronic Corp. v. United States 93-376 03/29/1994 06/06/1994 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Babbitt, Secretary Of Interior v. Sweet Home Chapter Of Communities For A... 94-859 04/17/1995 06/29/1995 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Chevron U.S. A. v. Natural Res. Def. Council 82-1005 02/29/1984 06/25/1984 John Paul Stevens 6
Milwaukee v. Illinois 79-408 12/02/1980 04/28/1981 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
United States v. Standard Oil Co. 291 01/25/1966 05/23/1966 William O. Douglas 6-3
Bedroc Limited v. United States 02-1593 01/20/2004 03/31/2004 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Harrison v. Ppg Industries, Inc. 78-1918 01/16/1980 05/27/1980 Potter Stewart 7-2
Aberdeen & Rockfish R. Co. v. Scrap 73-1966 03/26/1975 06/24/1975 Byron R. White 7-1
Train v. Natural Resources Def. Council 73-1742 01/15/1975 04/16/1975 William H. Rehnquist 7-1
Lake Carriers' Assn. v. Macmullan 71-422 03/22/1972 05/30/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Kleppe v. Sierra Club 75-552 04/28/1976 06/28/1976 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 7-2
Friends of the Earth v. Laidlaw Environmental Services 98-822 10/12/1999 01/12/2000 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 7-2
PUD No. 1 Of Jefferson County v. Washington Department Of Ecology 92-1911 02/23/1994 05/31/1994 Sandra Day O'Connor 7-2
City Of Chicago v. Environmental Defense Fund 92-1639 01/19/1994 05/02/1994 Antonin Scalia 7-2
Amoco Production Company v. Southern Ute Indian Tribe 98-830 04/19/1999 06/07/1999 Anthony M. Kennedy 7-1
Schreiber v. Burlington Northern, Inc. 83-2129 01/09/1985 06/04/1985 Warren E. Burger 7
Hallstrom v. Tillamook County 88-42 10/04/1989 11/07/1989 Sandra Day O'Connor 7-2
Middlesex Cty. Sewerage Auth. v. Sea Clammers 79-1711 02/24/1981 06/25/1981 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 7-2
Cooper Industries, Inc. v. Aviall Services, Inc. 02-1192 10/06/2004 12/13/2004 Clarence Thomas 7-2
Andrus v. Idaho 79-260 02/25/1980 04/16/1980 Byron R. White 8
Washington v. General Motors Corp. 45 ORIG 02/28/1972 04/24/1972 William O. Douglas 8
E. I. Du Pont De Nemours & Co. v. Train 75-978 12/08/1976 02/23/1977 John Paul Stevens 8
Train v. Colorado Pub. Int. Research Group 74-1270 12/09/1975 06/01/1976 Thurgood Marshall 8
Flint Ridge Dev. Co. v. Scenic Rivers Assn. 75-510 04/27/1976 06/24/1976 Thurgood Marshall 8
Ohio v. Wyandotte Chemicals Corp. 41 ORIG 01/18/1971 03/23/1971 John M. Harlan 8-1