Cases by Issue - First Amendment

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Rumsfeld v. Forum for Academic and Institutional Rights (FAIR) 04-1152 12/06/2005 03/06/2006 John G. Roberts, Jr. 8
Russell v. United States 8 12/06/1961 05/21/1962 Potter Stewart 5-2
Rutan v. Republican Party of Illinois 88-1872 01/16/1990 06/21/1990 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Sable Communications of California v. FCC 88-515 04/19/1989 06/23/1989 Byron R. White 6-3
San Diego v. Roe 03-1669 12/06/2004 9
San Francisco Arts & Athletics v. US Olympic Committee 86-270 03/24/1987 06/25/1987 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Santa Fe Independent School Dist. v. Doe 99-62 03/29/2000 06/19/2000 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Saxbe v. Washington Post Co. 73-1265 04/17/1974 06/24/1974 Potter Stewart 5-4
Scales v. United States 1 04/29/1959 06/05/1961 John M. Harlan 5-4
Schacht v. United States 628 03/31/1970 05/25/1970 Hugo L. Black 8
Schad v. Mount Ephraim 79-1640 02/25/1981 06/01/1981 Byron R. White 7-2
Schaumburg v. Citizens For Better Environment 78-1335 10/30/1979 02/20/1980 Byron R. White 8-1
Schneider v. Smith 196 12/12/1967 01/16/1968 William O. Douglas 8
Scull v. Virginia 51 11/18/1958 05/04/1959 Hugo L. Black 9
Seattle Times Co. v. Rhinehart 82-1721 02/21/1984 05/21/1984 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9
Secretary Of Navy v. Huff 78-599 11/06/1979 01/21/1980 5-3
Secretary Of State Of Md. v. J. H. Munson Co. 82-766 10/31/1983 06/26/1984 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Serbian Orthodox Diocese v. Milivojevich 75-292 03/22/1976 06/21/1976 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Service v. Dulles 407 04/02/1957 06/17/1957 John M. Harlan 8
Shaw v. Murphy 99-1613 01/16/2001 04/18/2001 Clarence Thomas 9
Shelton v. Tucker 14 11/07/1960 12/12/1960 Potter Stewart 5-4
Sherbert v. Verner 526 04/24/1963 06/17/1963 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Shuttlesworth v. Birmingham 42 11/18/1968 03/10/1969 Potter Stewart 8
Shuttlesworth v. Birmingham 5 10/11/1965 11/15/1965 Potter Stewart 9
Silber v. United States 454 04/19/1962 06/25/1962 5-2
Simon & Schuster v. NY Crime Victims Board 90-1059 10/15/1991 12/10/1991 Sandra Day O'Connor 8
Slagle v. Ohio 105 02/27/1961 05/15/1961 Charles E. Whittaker 8
Sloan v. Lemon 72-459 04/16/1973 06/25/1973 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Slochower v. Board Of Education 23 10/18/1955 04/09/1956 Tom C. Clark 5-4
Smith v. Arkansas State Highway Employees 78-1223 04/30/1979 7-1
Smith v. California 9 10/20/1959 12/14/1959 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9
Smith v. Daily Mail Publishing Co. 78-482 03/20/1979 06/26/1979 Warren E. Burger 8
Smith v. Goguen 72-1254 11/12/1973 03/25/1974 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Smith v. United States 75-1439 12/08/1976 05/23/1977 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Snepp v. United States 78-1871 02/19/1980 6-3
Snyder v. Phelps 09-751 10/06/2010 03/02/2011 John G. Roberts, Jr. 8-1
Socialist Labor Party v. Gilligan 70-21 03/23/1972 05/30/1972 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Southeastern Promotions, Ltd. v. Conrad 73-1004 10/17/1974 03/18/1975 Harry A. Blackmun 6-3
Speiser v. Randall 483 04/08/1958 06/30/1958 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-1
Spence v. Washington 72-1690 01/09/1974 06/25/1974 6-3
Splawn v. California 76-143 03/23/1977 06/06/1977 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
St. Amant v. Thompson 517 04/04/1968 04/29/1968 Byron R. White 8-1
Stanley v. Georgia 293 01/14/1969 04/07/1969 Thurgood Marshall 9
Staub v. City Of Baxley 48 11/18/1957 01/13/1958 Charles E. Whittaker 7-2
Stone v. Graham 80-321 11/17/1980 5-2
Strait v. Laird 71-83 03/22/1972 05/22/1972 William O. Douglas 5-4
Street v. New York 5 10/21/1968 04/21/1969 John M. Harlan 5-4
Swaggart Ministries v. California Board of Equalization 88-1374 10/31/1989 01/17/1990 Sandra Day O'Connor 9
Sweezy v. New Hampshire 175 03/05/1957 06/17/1957 Earl Warren 6-2
Talley v. California 154 01/13/1960 03/07/1960 Hugo L. Black 6-3