Cases by Issue - Federal Preemption of State Regulation

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Adams Fruit Co. v. Barrett 88-2035 01/17/1990 03/21/1990 Thurgood Marshall 9
Aetna Health, Inc. v. Davila 02-1845 03/23/2004 06/21/2004 Clarence Thomas 9
Allied-Bruce Terminix Co. v. Dobson 93-1001 10/04/1994 01/18/1995 Stephen G. Breyer 7-2
Aloha Airlines, Inc. v. Director Of Taxation 82-585 10/04/1983 11/01/1983 Thurgood Marshall 9
American Airlines v. Wolens 93-1286 11/01/1994 01/18/1995 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 5-3
Arkansas Elec. Coop. v. Ark. Public Ser v. Comm'n 81-731 01/17/1983 05/16/1983 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Aronson v. Quick Point Pencil Co. 77-1413 12/06/1978 02/28/1979 Warren E. Burger 9
Asarco Inc. v. Kadish 87-1661 02/27/1989 05/30/1989 Anthony M. Kennedy 6-2
Askew v. American Waterways Operators, Inc. 71-1082 11/14/1972 04/18/1973 William O. Douglas 9
AT&T v. Central Office Telephone, Inc. 97-679 03/23/1998 06/15/1998 Antonin Scalia 7-1
Baker v. General Motors Corp. 85-117 04/02/1986 07/02/1986 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Barnett Bank Of Marion County, N. A. v. Nelson, Florida Insurance... 94-1837 01/16/1996 03/26/1996 Stephen G. Breyer 9
Beasley v. Food Fair Of North Carolina 72-1597 02/19/1974 05/15/1974 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9
Boggs v. Boggs 96-79 01/15/1997 06/02/1997 Anthony M. Kennedy 5-4
Brown v. Hotel Employees 83-498 03/26/1984 07/02/1984 Sandra Day O'Connor 4-3
Buckman Co. v. Plaintiffs' Legal Committee 98-1768 12/04/2000 02/21/2001 William H. Rehnquist 9
Building & Construction Trades Council Of The Metropolitan District v... 91-261 12/09/1992 03/08/1993 Harry A. Blackmun 9
Calif. Div. of Labor Standards Enf. v. Dillingham Constr. 95-789 11/05/1996 02/18/1997 Clarence Thomas 9
California Coastal Comm'n v. Granite Rock Co. 85-1200 12/02/1986 03/24/1987 Sandra Day O'Connor 5-4
California Federal S. & L. Assn. v. Guerra 85-494 10/08/1986 01/13/1987 Thurgood Marshall 6-3
California v. Arc America Corp. 87-1862 02/27/1989 04/18/1989 Byron R. White 7
California v. Cabazon Band of Mission Indians 85-1708 12/09/1986 02/25/1987 Byron R. White 6-3
California v. FERC 89-333 03/20/1990 05/21/1990 Sandra Day O'Connor 9
Campbell v. Hussey 42 11/14/1961 12/18/1961 William O. Douglas 6-3
Capital Cities Cable, Inc. v. Crisp 82-1795 02/21/1984 06/18/1984 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9
Castle v. Hayes Freight Lines 44 11/17/1954 12/06/1954 Hugo L. Black 8
City Of Burbank v. Lockheed Air Terminal 71-1637 02/20/1973 05/14/1973 William O. Douglas 5-4
City of Columbus v. Ours Garage and Wrecker Service 01-419 04/23/2002 06/20/2002 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 7-2
City Of New York v. Fcc 87-339 03/29/1988 05/16/1988 Byron R. White 9
Cts Corp. v. Dynamics Corp. Of America 86-71 03/02/1987 04/21/1987 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
De Veau v. Braisted 71 03/01/1960 06/06/1960 Felix Frankfurter 5-3
DeBuono v. NYSA-ILA Med. and Clin. Service Fund 95-1594 02/24/1997 06/02/1997 John Paul Stevens 7
District Of Columbia v. Greater Washington Board Of Trade 91-1326 11/03/1992 12/14/1992 Clarence Thomas 8-1
Doctor's Associates Inc. v. Casarotto 95-559 04/16/1996 05/20/1996 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 8-1
Douglas v. Seacoast Products, Inc. 75-1255 01/17/1977 05/23/1977 Thurgood Marshall 9
Egelhoff v. Egelhoff 99-1529 11/08/2000 03/21/2001 Clarence Thomas 7-2
El Al Israel Airlines v. Tseng 97-475 11/10/1998 01/12/1999 Sandra Day O'Connor 8-1
Engine Mfrs. Assoc. v. South Coast Air Quality 02-1343 01/14/2004 04/28/2004 Antonin Scalia 8-1
Engineers v. Chicago, R. I. & P. R. Co. 69 12/08/1965 01/31/1966 Hugo L. Black 7-1
English v. General Electric Co. 89-152 04/25/1990 06/04/1990 Harry A. Blackmun 9
Entergy Louisiana, Inc. v. Louisiana Public Service Comm. 02-299 04/28/2003 06/02/2003 Clarence Thomas 9
Exxon Corp. v. Eagerton 81-1020 02/22/1983 06/08/1983 Thurgood Marshall 9
Exxon Corp. v. Hunt 84-978 12/09/1985 03/10/1986 Thurgood Marshall 7-1
Felder v. Casey 87-526 03/28/1988 06/22/1988 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Fidelity Federal Sav. & Loan Assn. v. De La Cuesta 81-750 04/28/1982 06/28/1982 Harry A. Blackmun 6-2
First National Bank v. Dickinson 19 10/16/1969 12/09/1969 Warren E. Burger 6-2
FMC Corp. v. Holliday 89-1048 10/02/1990 11/27/1990 Sandra Day O'Connor 7-1
Fort Halifax Packing Co. v. Coyne 86-341 03/24/1987 06/01/1987 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Franchise Tax Board Of California v. Usps 83-372 04/17/1984 06/11/1984 John Paul Stevens 9
Free v. Bland 205 03/21/1962 05/21/1962 Earl Warren 7