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Bonetti v. Rogers 94 04/07/1958 06/02/1958 Charles E. Whittaker 6-3
Boos v. Barry 86-803 11/09/1987 03/22/1988 Sandra Day O'Connor 5-3
Bowen v. Kendrick 87-253 03/30/1988 06/27/1988 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Bowen v. Roy 84-780 01/14/1986 06/11/1986 Warren E. Burger 8-1
Braden v. United States 54 11/17/1960 02/27/1961 Potter Stewart 5-4
Brandenburg v. Ohio 492 02/27/1969 06/09/1969 8
Branti v. Finkel 78-1654 12/04/1979 03/31/1980 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Branzburg v. Hayes 70-85 02/22/1972 06/29/1972 Byron R. White 5-4
Braunfeld v. Brown 67 12/08/1960 05/29/1961 Earl Warren 5-4
Bread Political Action Committee v. Fec 80-1481 01/19/1982 03/08/1982 Sandra Day O'Connor 9
Brigade Veterans v. Sacb 65 12/09/1964 04/26/1965 5-3
Broadrick v. Oklahoma 71-1639 03/26/1973 06/25/1973 Byron R. White 5-4
Brockett v. Spokane Arcades, Inc. 84-28 02/20/1985 06/19/1985 Byron R. White 6-2
Brown v. Glines 78-1006 11/06/1979 01/21/1980 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-3
Brown v. Hartlage 80-1285 01/20/1982 04/05/1982 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9
Brown v. Socialist Workers '74 Campaign Comm. 81-776 10/04/1982 12/08/1982 Thurgood Marshall 6-3
Bryson v. United States 35 10/14/1969 12/08/1969 John M. Harlan 6-2
Buckley v. American Constitutional Law Foundation Inc. 97-930 10/14/1998 01/12/1999 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 6-3
Buckley v. Valeo 75-436 11/10/1975 01/30/1976 7-1
Burson v. Freeman 90-1056 10/08/1991 05/26/1992 Harry A. Blackmun 5-3
Butler v. Michigan 16 10/16/1956 02/25/1957 Felix Frankfurter 9
Butterworth v. Smith 88-1993 01/16/1990 03/21/1990 William H. Rehnquist 9
Cafeteria Workers v. Mcelroy 97 01/12/1961 06/19/1961 Potter Stewart 5-4
Calder v. Jones 82-1401 11/08/1983 03/20/1984 William H. Rehnquist 9
California Medical Assn. v. Fec 79-1952 01/19/1981 06/26/1981 Thurgood Marshall 5
California v. Larue 71-36 10/10/1972 12/05/1972 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Cameron v. Johnson 587 MISC 06/07/1965 5-4
Cameron v. Johnson 699 03/05/1968 04/22/1968 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Cantrell v. Forest City Publishing Co. 73-5520 11/13/1974 12/18/1974 Potter Stewart 8-1
Capitol Square Review and Advisory Bd. v. Pinette 94-780 04/26/1995 06/29/1995 Antonin Scalia 7-2
Carey v. Brown 79-703 04/15/1980 06/20/1980 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Carlucci v. Doe 87-751 10/11/1988 12/06/1988 Byron R. White 9
Carroll v. Princess Anne 6 10/21/1968 11/19/1968 Abe Fortas 9
Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corp. v. Public Service Commission of... 79-565 03/17/1980 06/20/1980 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8-1
Chamberlin v. Public Instruction Bd. 939 06/01/1964 8
Church of the Lukumi Babalu Aye v. Hialeah 91-948 11/04/1992 06/11/1993 Anthony M. Kennedy 9
Citizens Against Rent Control v. Berkeley 80-737 10/14/1981 12/14/1981 Warren E. Burger 8-1
Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission 08-205 03/24/2009 01/21/2010 Anthony M. Kennedy 5-4
City Council v. Taxpayers For Vincent 82-975 10/12/1983 05/15/1984 John Paul Stevens 6-3
City of Boerne v. Flores 95-2074 02/19/1997 06/25/1997 Anthony M. Kennedy 6-2
City Of Cincinnati v. Discovery Network, Inc. 91-1200 11/09/1992 03/24/1993 John Paul Stevens 6-3
City of Lakewood v. Plain Dealer Publishing 86-1042 11/04/1987 06/17/1988 William J. Brennan, Jr. 4-3
City of Littleton v. Z.J. Gifts D-4, L.L.C. 02-1609 03/24/2004 06/07/2004 Stephen G. Breyer 9
City of Los Angeles v. Alameda Books, Inc. 00-799 12/04/2001 05/13/2002 Sandra Day O'Connor 5-4
Clark v. C.C.N.V. 82-1998 03/21/1984 06/29/1984 Byron R. White 7-2
Clay v. United States 783 04/19/1971 06/28/1971 8
Clingman v. Beaver 04-37 01/19/2005 05/23/2005 Clarence Thomas 6-3
Coates v. City Of Cincinnati 117 01/11/1971 06/01/1971 Potter Stewart 5-4
Cohen v. California 299 02/22/1971 06/07/1971 John M. Harlan 5-4
Cohen v. Cowles Media Co. 90-634 03/27/1991 06/24/1991 Byron R. White 5-4