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Air France v. Saks 83-1785 01/15/1985 03/04/1985 Sandra Day O'Connor 8
Alitalia-Linee Aeree Italiane, v. Lisi 70 03/11/1968 03/25/1968 4-4
American Foreign S. S. Co. v. Matise 74-966 10/14/1975 12/16/1975 Thurgood Marshall 8
Antoine v. Byers & Anderson, Inc. 91-7604 03/30/1993 06/07/1993 John Paul Stevens 9
Atherton v. Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, As Receiver For City... 95-928 11/04/1996 01/14/1997 Stephen G. Breyer 9
Atlantic Coast Line R. Co. v. Erie Lackawanna R. Co. 71-107 04/17/1972 05/15/1972 8
Baltimore & Ohio R. Co. v. Jackson 370 03/28/1957 05/13/1957 Tom C. Clark 5-4
Bangor Punta Operations v. Bangor & A. R. Co. 73-718 04/15/1974 06/19/1974 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Bank One Chicago, N. A. v. Midwest Bank & Trust Co. 94-1175 11/28/1995 01/17/1996 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 9
Bankers Life & Casualty Co. v. Crenshaw 85-1765 11/30/1987 05/16/1988 Thurgood Marshall 6-1
Barnhart v. Sigmon Coal Co. 00-1307 11/07/2001 02/19/2002 Clarence Thomas 6-3
Boca Grande Club, Inc. v. Florida Power & Light Company, Inc. 93-180 01/11/1994 04/20/1994 John Paul Stevens 9
Braen v. Pfeifer Transportation Co. 32 11/16/1959 12/14/1959 William O. Douglas 6-3
Chan v. Korean Air Lines, Ltd. 87-1055 12/07/1988 04/18/1989 Antonin Scalia 9
Chandris, Inc. v. Latsis 94-325 02/21/1995 06/14/1995 Sandra Day O'Connor 9
Collins v. American Buslines 523 03/29/1956 04/09/1956 Felix Frankfurter 9
Cooper Stevedoring Co. v. Kopke, Inc. 73-726 04/15/1974 05/28/1974 Thurgood Marshall 8
Crumady v. The J. H. Fisser 61 01/12/1959 02/24/1959 William O. Douglas 6-3
Dennis v. Denver & Rio Grande R. Co. 25 11/19/1963 12/09/1963 7-2
Director, Workers' Comp. Progs. v. Rasmussen 77-1465 11/28/1978 02/21/1979 William H. Rehnquist 8
Dixilyn Corp. v. Crescent Co. 297 03/21/1963 04/15/1963 9
Dooley v. Korean Airlines 97-704 04/27/1998 06/08/1998 Clarence Thomas 9
East River Steamship Corp. v. Transamerica Delaval Inc. 84-1726 01/21/1986 06/16/1986 Harry A. Blackmun 9
Eastern Airlines, Inc. v. Floyd 89-1598 10/29/1990 04/17/1991 Thurgood Marshall 9
Edmonds v. Compagnie Generale Transatl. 78-479 03/19/1979 06/27/1979 Byron R. White 5-3
Edwards v. Pacific Fruit Express Co. 465 03/14/1968 04/08/1968 Hugo L. Black 9
Estate Of Cowart v. Nicklas Drilling Co. 91-17 03/25/1992 06/22/1992 Anthony M. Kennedy 6-3
Exxon Co. USA v. Sofec 95-129 03/19/1996 06/10/1996 Clarence Thomas 9
Farrey v. Sanderfoot 90-350 03/25/1991 05/23/1991 Byron R. White 9
Ferri v. Ackerman 78-5981 10/02/1979 12/04/1979 John Paul Stevens 9
Geier v. American Honda Motor Co. 98-1811 12/07/1999 05/22/2000 Stephen G. Breyer 5-4
Griffin v. Oceanic Contractors, Inc. 81-614 04/26/1982 06/30/1982 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
Gutierrez v. Waterman S. S. Corp. 229 03/21/1963 05/13/1963 Byron R. White 8-1
Guzman v. Pichirilo 358 03/27/1962 05/21/1962 Tom C. Clark 6-1
Harbor Tug and Barge Co. v. Papai 95-1621 01/13/1997 05/12/1997 Anthony M. Kennedy 6-3
Herb's Welding, Inc. v. Gray 83-728 10/03/1984 03/18/1985 Byron R. White 5-4
Herd & Co. v. Krawill Machinery Corp. 276 02/26/1959 04/20/1959 Charles E. Whittaker 9
Howlett v. Birkdale Shipping Co., S. A. 93-670 04/20/1994 06/13/1994 Anthony M. Kennedy 9
Hughes Aircraft Co. v. United States ex rel. Schumer 95-1340 02/25/1997 06/16/1997 Clarence Thomas 9
Italia Soc. v. Ore. Stevedoring Co. 82 01/08/1964 03/09/1964 Byron R. White 6-3
J. W. Bateson Co. v. Board Of Trustees 76-1476 11/30/1977 02/22/1978 Thurgood Marshall 6-2
Jersey Shore State Bank v. United States 85-1736 12/08/1986 01/20/1987 William H. Rehnquist 9
Jones & Laughlin Steel Corp. v. Pfeifer 82-131 02/28/1983 06/15/1983 John Paul Stevens 9
Kaiser Aluminum & Chemical Corp. v. Bonjorno 88-1595 12/04/1989 04/17/1990 Sandra Day O'Connor 5-4
Kernan v. American Dredging Co. 34 11/21/1957 02/03/1958 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Labor Board v. Deena Artware 46 12/08/1959 02/23/1960 William O. Douglas 8
Lewis v. Benedict Coal Corp. 18 10/21/1959 02/23/1960 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-1
Marine Terminals v. Shipping Co. 291 01/15/1969 04/01/1969 Potter Stewart 9
McDermott International, Inc. v. Wilander 89-1474 12/03/1990 02/19/1991 Sandra Day O'Connor 9
McDermott, Inc. v. Amclyde 92-1479 01/11/1994 04/20/1994 John Paul Stevens 9