Cases by Issue - First Amendment

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Case Docket No. Argued Decidedsort icon Majority Author Vote
Colten v. Kentucky 71-404 04/17/1972 06/12/1972 Byron R. White 7-2
Lloyd Corp. v. Tanner 71-492 04/18/1972 06/22/1972 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Laird v. Tatum 71-288 03/27/1972 06/26/1972 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Grayned v. City Of Rockford 70-5106 01/19/1972 06/26/1972 Thurgood Marshall 9
Grayned v. City Of Rockford 70-5106 01/19/1972 06/26/1972 8-1
Police Dept. of Chicago v. Mosley 70-87 01/19/1972 06/26/1972 Thurgood Marshall 9
Healy v. James 71-452 03/28/1972 06/26/1972 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9
Kleindienst v. Mandel 71-16 04/18/1972 06/29/1972 Harry A. Blackmun 6-3
In re Pappas 70-94 02/23/1972 06/29/1972
Branzburg v. Hayes 70-85 02/22/1972 06/29/1972 Byron R. White 5-4
Gravel v. United States 71-1017 04/19/1972 06/29/1972 Byron R. White 5-4
United States v. Caldwell 70-57 02/22/1972 06/29/1972
California v. Larue 71-36 10/10/1972 12/05/1972 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Lemon v. Kurtzman 71-1470 11/08/1972 04/02/1973 Warren E. Burger 5-3
Columbia Broadcasting v. Democratic Comm. 71-863 10/16/1972 05/29/1973 Warren E. Burger 7-2
United States v. Orito 70-69 01/19/1972 06/21/1973 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Miller v. California 70-73 01/18/1972 06/21/1973 Warren E. Burger 5-4
United States v. 12 200-Ft. Reels Of Film 70-2 01/19/1972 06/21/1973 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Kaplan v. California 71-1422 10/19/1972 06/21/1973 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Pittsburgh Press Co. v. Human Rel. Comm'n 72-419 03/20/1973 06/21/1973 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Paris Adult Theatre v. Slaton 71-1051 10/19/1972 06/21/1973 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Heller v. New York 71-1043 11/14/1972 06/25/1973 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Committee For Public Education v. Nyquist 72-694 04/16/1973 06/25/1973 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Sloan v. Lemon 72-459 04/16/1973 06/25/1973 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Levitt v. Committee For Public Education 72-269 03/19/1973 06/25/1973 Warren E. Burger 8-1
Csc v. Letter Carriers 72-634 03/26/1973 06/25/1973 Byron R. White 6-3
Roaden v. Kentucky 71-1134 11/14/1972 06/25/1973 Warren E. Burger 9
Alexander v. Virginia 71-1315 10/19/1972 06/25/1973 5-4
Hunt v. Mcnair 71-1523 02/21/1973 06/25/1973 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Broadrick v. Oklahoma 71-1639 03/26/1973 06/25/1973 Byron R. White 5-4
Norwell v. City Of Cincinnati 72-1366 11/05/1973 9
Hess v. Indiana 73-5290 11/19/1973 6-3
Communist Party Of Indiana v. Whitcomb 72-1040 10/16/1973 01/09/1974 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9
Lewis v. City Of New Orleans 72-6156 12/10/1973 02/20/1974 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Smith v. Goguen 72-1254 11/12/1973 03/25/1974 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Procunier v. Martinez 72-1465 12/03/1973 04/29/1974 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9
Wheeler v. Barrera 73-62 01/16/1974 06/10/1974 Harry A. Blackmun 8-1
Pell v. Procunier 73-918 04/16/1974 06/24/1974 Potter Stewart 5-4
Jenkins v. Georgia 73-557 04/15/1974 06/24/1974 William H. Rehnquist 9
Saxbe v. Washington Post Co. 73-1265 04/17/1974 06/24/1974 Potter Stewart 5-4
Hamling v. United States 73-507 04/15/1974 06/24/1974 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Lehman v. City Of Shaker Heights 73-328 02/26/1974 06/25/1974 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Spence v. Washington 72-1690 01/09/1974 06/25/1974 6-3
Gertz v. Robert Welch Inc. 72-617 11/14/1973 06/25/1974 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Letter Carriers v. Austin 72-1180 11/14/1973 06/25/1974 Thurgood Marshall 6-3
Miami Herald Publishing Co. v. Tornillo 73-797 04/17/1974 06/25/1974 Warren E. Burger 9
Cantrell v. Forest City Publishing Co. 73-5520 11/13/1974 12/18/1974 Potter Stewart 8-1
Cox Broadcasting Corporation v. Cohn 73-938 11/11/1974 03/03/1975 Byron R. White 8
Southeastern Promotions, Ltd. v. Conrad 73-1004 10/17/1974 03/18/1975 Harry A. Blackmun 6-3
Meek v. Pittenger 73-1765 02/19/1975 05/19/1975 Potter Stewart 6-3