Cases by Issue - First Amendment

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Case Docket No. Argued Decidedsort icon Majority Author Vote
Linehan v. Waterfront Commission 557 04/12/1954 7
Peters v. Hobby 376 04/19/1955 06/06/1955 Earl Warren 7-2
Slochower v. Board Of Education 23 10/18/1955 04/09/1956 Tom C. Clark 5-4
Communist Party v. Control Board 48 11/17/1955 04/30/1956 Felix Frankfurter 6-3
Johnston v. United States 643 05/02/1956 05/21/1956 Stanley Reed 6-3
Cole v. Young 442 03/06/1956 06/11/1956 John M. Harlan 6-3
Butler v. Michigan 16 10/16/1956 02/25/1957 Felix Frankfurter 9
United States v. Auto. Workers 44 12/03/1956 03/11/1957 Felix Frankfurter 5-3
Sweezy v. New Hampshire 175 03/05/1957 06/17/1957 Earl Warren 6-2
Yates v. United States 6 10/08/1956 06/17/1957 John M. Harlan 6-1
Teamsters Union v. Vogt, Inc. 79 02/26/1957 06/17/1957 Felix Frankfurter 5-3
Watkins v. United States 261 03/07/1957 06/17/1957 Earl Warren 6-1
Service v. Dulles 407 04/02/1957 06/17/1957 John M. Harlan 8
Kingsley Books, Inc. v. Brown 107 04/22/1957 06/24/1957 Felix Frankfurter 5-4
Alberts v. California 61 04/22/1957 06/24/1957
Roth v. United States 582 04/22/1957 06/24/1957 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Rowoldt v. Perfetto 5 11/13/1956 12/09/1957 Felix Frankfurter 5-4
Staub v. City Of Baxley 48 11/18/1957 01/13/1958 Charles E. Whittaker 7-2
Bonetti v. Rogers 94 04/07/1958 06/02/1958 Charles E. Whittaker 6-3
Dayton v. Dulles 621 04/10/1958 06/16/1958 William O. Douglas 5-4
Kent v. Dulles 481 04/10/1958 06/16/1958 William O. Douglas 5-4
First Unit. Church v. Los Angeles 382 04/08/1958 06/30/1958 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-1
Beilan v. Board Of Education 63 03/04/1958 06/30/1958 Harold Burton 5-4
Lerner v. Casey 165 03/04/1958 06/30/1958 John M. Harlan 5-4
Speiser v. Randall 483 04/08/1958 06/30/1958 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-1
Flaxer v. United States 60 11/19/1958 12/15/1958 William O. Douglas 9
Scull v. Virginia 51 11/18/1958 05/04/1959 Hugo L. Black 9
Vitarelli v. Seaton 101 04/01/1959 06/01/1959 John M. Harlan 5-4
Barenblatt v. United States 35 11/18/1958 06/08/1959 John M. Harlan 5-4
Uphaus v. Wyman 34 11/17/1958 06/08/1959 Tom C. Clark 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
Greene v. Mcelroy 180 04/01/1959 06/29/1959 Earl Warren 8-1
Farmers Union v. Wday 248 03/23/1959 06/29/1959 Hugo L. Black 5-4
Barr v. Matteo 350 04/20/1959 06/29/1959 John M. Harlan 5-4
In Re Sawyer 326 05/19/1959 06/29/1959 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Taylor v. Mcelroy 504 03/31/1959 06/29/1959 9
Howard v. Lyons 57 12/08/1958 06/29/1959 John M. Harlan 6-3
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
Nostrand v. Little 342 03/30/1960 05/02/1960 7-2
Flemming v. Nestor 54 02/24/1960 06/20/1960 John M. Harlan 5-4
Gonzales v. United States 416 05/02/1960 06/27/1960 Tom C. Clark 5-4
Uphaus v. Wyman 336 11/14/1960 6-3
Mcphaul v. United States 33 10/13/1960 11/14/1960 Charles E. Whittaker 5-4
Shelton v. Tucker 14 11/07/1960 12/12/1960 Potter Stewart 5-4
Travis v. United States 10 12/13/1960 01/16/1961 William O. Douglas 6-3
Times Film Corp. v. Chicago 34 10/19/1960 01/23/1961 Tom C. Clark 5-4