Cases by Issue - First Amendment

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Case Docket No. Arguedsort icon Decided Majority Author Vote
Barr v. Matteo 350 04/20/1959 06/29/1959 John M. Harlan 5-4
Raley v. Ohio 175 04/22/1959 06/22/1959 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8
Kingsley Pictures Corp. v. Regents 394 04/23/1959 06/29/1959 Potter Stewart 9
Scales v. United States 1 04/29/1959 06/05/1961 John M. Harlan 5-4
In Re Sawyer 326 05/19/1959 06/29/1959 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Smith v. California 9 10/20/1959 12/14/1959 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9
Bates v. Little Rock 41 11/18/1959 02/23/1960 Potter Stewart 9
Nelson v. Los Angeles County 152 01/13/1960 02/29/1960 Tom C. Clark 5-3
Talley v. California 154 01/13/1960 03/07/1960 Hugo L. Black 6-3
Flemming v. Nestor 54 02/24/1960 06/20/1960 John M. Harlan 5-4
Nostrand v. Little 342 03/30/1960 05/02/1960 7-2
Gonzales v. United States 416 05/02/1960 06/27/1960 Tom C. Clark 5-4
Noto v. United States 9 10/10/1960 06/05/1961 John M. Harlan 9
Communist Party v. Control Board 12 10/11/1960 06/05/1961 Felix Frankfurter 5-4
Mcphaul v. United States 33 10/13/1960 11/14/1960 Charles E. Whittaker 5-4
Times Film Corp. v. Chicago 34 10/19/1960 01/23/1961 Tom C. Clark 5-4
Shelton v. Tucker 14 11/07/1960 12/12/1960 Potter Stewart 5-4
Wilkinson v. United States 37 11/17/1960 02/27/1961 Potter Stewart 5-4
Braden v. United States 54 11/17/1960 02/27/1961 Potter Stewart 5-4
Gallagher v. Crown Kosher Market 11 12/07/1960 05/29/1961 Earl Warren 6-3
Two Guys v. Mcginley 36 12/08/1960 05/29/1961 Earl Warren 8-1
Braunfeld v. Brown 67 12/08/1960 05/29/1961 Earl Warren 5-4
McGowan v. Maryland 8 12/08/1960 05/29/1961 Earl Warren 8-1
Travis v. United States 10 12/13/1960 01/16/1961 William O. Douglas 6-3
In Re Anastaplo 58 12/14/1960 04/24/1961 John M. Harlan 5-4
Konigsberg v. State Bar 28 12/14/1960 04/24/1961 John M. Harlan 5-4
Cafeteria Workers v. Mcelroy 97 01/12/1961 06/19/1961 Potter Stewart 5-4
Lathrop v. Donohue 200 01/18/1961 06/19/1961 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Slagle v. Ohio 105 02/27/1961 05/15/1961 Charles E. Whittaker 8
Deutch v. United States 233 03/22/1961 06/12/1961 Potter Stewart 5-4
Marcus v. Search Warrant 225 03/30/1961 06/19/1961 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9
Torcaso v. Watkins 373 04/24/1961 06/19/1961 Hugo L. Black 9
Louisiana v. N. A. A. C. P. 294 04/26/1961 05/22/1961 William O. Douglas 9
Communist Party v. Catherwood 495 05/04/1961 06/12/1961 John M. Harlan 9
Killian v. United States 7 10/10/1961 12/11/1961 Charles E. Whittaker 5-4
Cramp v. Bd. Of Public Instruction 72 10/16/1961 12/11/1961 Potter Stewart 9
NAACP v. Button 5 11/08/1961 01/14/1963 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Gibson v. Florida Legis. Investigation Comm. 6 12/05/1961 03/25/1963
Russell v. United States 8 12/06/1961 05/21/1962 Potter Stewart 5-2
Manual Enterprises v. Day 123 02/26/1962 06/25/1962 John M. Harlan 6-1
Wood v. Georgia 369 03/29/1962 06/25/1962 Earl Warren 5-2
Engel v. Vitale 468 04/03/1962 06/25/1962 Hugo L. Black 6-1
Yellin v. United States 35 04/18/1962 06/17/1963 Earl Warren 5-4
Grumman v. United States 436 04/19/1962 06/18/1962 5-2
Silber v. United States 454 04/19/1962 06/25/1962 5-2
Bantam Books, Inc. v. Sullivan 118 12/03/1962 02/18/1963 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8-1
Edwards v. South Carolina 86 12/13/1962 02/25/1963 Potter Stewart 8-1
Abington School District v. Schempp 142 02/27/1963 06/17/1963 Tom C. Clark 8-1
Jacobellis v. Ohio 11 03/26/1963 06/22/1964 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Wheeldin v. Wheeler 493 04/23/1963 06/03/1963 William O. Douglas 6-3