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Atlantic Coast Line R. Co. v. Erie Lackawanna R. Co. 71-107 04/17/1972 05/15/1972 8
Roberts v. Galen of Virginia, Inc. 97-53 12/01/1998 01/13/1999 9
Dixilyn Corp. v. Crescent Co. 297 03/21/1963 04/15/1963 9
Alitalia-Linee Aeree Italiane, v. Lisi 70 03/11/1968 03/25/1968 4-4
Dennis v. Denver & Rio Grande R. Co. 25 11/19/1963 12/09/1963 7-2
O'keeffe v. Smith Associates 307 03/29/1965 5-4
Watkins v. Conway 65 11/09/1966 12/05/1966 8-1
Estate Of Cowart v. Nicklas Drilling Co. 91-17 03/25/1992 06/22/1992 Anthony M. Kennedy 6-3
Harbor Tug and Barge Co. v. Papai 95-1621 01/13/1997 05/12/1997 Anthony M. Kennedy 6-3
Howlett v. Birkdale Shipping Co., S. A. 93-670 04/20/1994 06/13/1994 Anthony M. Kennedy 9
Chan v. Korean Air Lines, Ltd. 87-1055 12/07/1988 04/18/1989 Antonin Scalia 9
Edmonds v. Compagnie Generale Transatl. 78-479 03/19/1979 06/27/1979 Byron R. White 5-3
Farrey v. Sanderfoot 90-350 03/25/1991 05/23/1991 Byron R. White 9
Herb's Welding, Inc. v. Gray 83-728 10/03/1984 03/18/1985 Byron R. White 5-4
Scindia Steam Navigation Co., v. De Los Santos 79-512 12/01/1980 04/21/1981 Byron R. White 8
Gutierrez v. Waterman S. S. Corp. 229 03/21/1963 05/13/1963 Byron R. White 8-1
Italia Soc. v. Ore. Stevedoring Co. 82 01/08/1964 03/09/1964 Byron R. White 6-3
Herd & Co. v. Krawill Machinery Corp. 276 02/26/1959 04/20/1959 Charles E. Whittaker 9
Exxon Co. USA v. Sofec 95-129 03/19/1996 06/10/1996 Clarence Thomas 9
Norfolk & Western Railway Co. v. Hiles 95-6 01/08/1996 02/27/1996 Clarence Thomas 9
Dooley v. Korean Airlines 97-704 04/27/1998 06/08/1998 Clarence Thomas 9
Hughes Aircraft Co. v. United States ex rel. Schumer 95-1340 02/25/1997 06/16/1997 Clarence Thomas 9
Barnhart v. Sigmon Coal Co. 00-1307 11/07/2001 02/19/2002 Clarence Thomas 6-3
Olympic Airways v. Husain 02-1348 11/12/2003 02/24/2004 Clarence Thomas 6-2
Sosa v. Alvarez-Machain 03-339 03/30/2004 06/29/2004 David H. Souter 6-3
Collins v. American Buslines 523 03/29/1956 04/09/1956 Felix Frankfurter 9
United States v. Carter 48 12/05/1956 04/29/1957 Harold Burton 8
Transamerican Freight v. Brada Miller 74-54 10/08/1975 11/12/1975 Harry A. Blackmun 9
Reves v. Ernst & Young 91-886 10/13/1992 03/03/1993 Harry A. Blackmun 7-2
East River Steamship Corp. v. Transamerica Delaval Inc. 84-1726 01/21/1986 06/16/1986 Harry A. Blackmun 9
Reed v. The Yaka 509 04/22/1963 05/27/1963 Hugo L. Black 7-2
Edwards v. Pacific Fruit Express Co. 465 03/14/1968 04/08/1968 Hugo L. Black 9
Still v. Norfolk & Western R. Co. 48 10/19/1961 11/13/1961 Hugo L. Black 8-1
Waldron v. Moore-Mccormack Lines, Inc. 233 03/13/1967 05/08/1967 Hugo L. Black 5-4
S. W. Sugar Co. v. River Terminals 155 03/03/1959 06/22/1959 John M. Harlan 6-3
Ferri v. Ackerman 78-5981 10/02/1979 12/04/1979 John Paul Stevens 9
Antoine v. Byers & Anderson, Inc. 91-7604 03/30/1993 06/07/1993 John Paul Stevens 9
Boca Grande Club, Inc. v. Florida Power & Light Company, Inc. 93-180 01/11/1994 04/20/1994 John Paul Stevens 9
McDermott, Inc. v. Amclyde 92-1479 01/11/1994 04/20/1994 John Paul Stevens 9
Jones & Laughlin Steel Corp. v. Pfeifer 82-131 02/28/1983 06/15/1983 John Paul Stevens 9
P. C. Pfeiffer Co. v. Ford 78-425 03/20/1979 11/27/1979 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9
Bangor Punta Operations v. Bangor & A. R. Co. 73-718 04/15/1974 06/19/1974 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Usner v. Luckenbach Overseas Corp. 47 11/18/1970 01/25/1971 Potter Stewart 5-4
Mitchell v. Trawler Racer, Inc. 176 01/21/1960 05/16/1960 Potter Stewart 6-3
United Pilots Assn. v. Halecki 56 10/23/1958 02/24/1959 Potter Stewart 5-4
Marine Terminals v. Shipping Co. 291 01/15/1969 04/01/1969 Potter Stewart 9
Missouri P. R. Co. v. Elmore & Stahl 292 03/03/1964 05/04/1964 Potter Stewart 7-2
Waterman Co. v. Dugan & Mcnamara 35 10/20/1960 11/21/1960 Potter Stewart 9
Bank One Chicago, N. A. v. Midwest Bank & Trust Co. 94-1175 11/28/1995 01/17/1996 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 9
McDermott International, Inc. v. Wilander 89-1474 12/03/1990 02/19/1991 Sandra Day O'Connor 9