Cases by Issue - First Amendment

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Watts v. United States 1107 MISC 04/21/1969 5-1
Coates v. City Of Cincinnati 117 01/11/1971 06/01/1971 Potter Stewart 5-4
Ocala Star-Banner Co. v. Damron 118 12/17/1970 02/24/1971 Potter Stewart 7-2
Dombrowski v. Eastland 118 02/20/1967 05/15/1967 8
Bantam Books, Inc. v. Sullivan 118 12/03/1962 02/18/1963 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8-1
Communist Party v. Control Board 12 10/11/1960 06/05/1961 Felix Frankfurter 5-4
Ehlert v. United States. 120 01/13/1971 04/21/1971 Potter Stewart 6-3
Manual Enterprises v. Day 123 02/26/1962 06/25/1962 John M. Harlan 6-1
United States v. Thirty-Seven Photographs 133 01/20/1971 05/03/1971 Byron R. White 6-3
Organization For A Better Austin v. Keefe 135 01/20/1971 05/17/1971 Warren E. Burger 8-1
Walz v. Tax Commission of the City of New York 135 11/19/1969 05/04/1970 Warren E. Burger 7-1
Shelton v. Tucker 14 11/07/1960 12/12/1960 Potter Stewart 5-4
Abington School District v. Schempp 142 02/27/1963 06/17/1963 Tom C. Clark 8-1
Baird v. State Bar of Arizona 15 12/08/1969 02/23/1971 Hugo L. Black 5-4
Nelson v. Los Angeles County 152 01/13/1960 02/29/1960 Tom C. Clark 5-3
Tilton v. Richardson 153 03/02/1971 06/28/1971 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Talley v. California 154 01/13/1960 03/07/1960 Hugo L. Black 6-3
Butler v. Michigan 16 10/16/1956 02/25/1957 Felix Frankfurter 9
Lerner v. Casey 165 03/04/1958 06/30/1958 John M. Harlan 5-4
Radich v. New York 169 02/22/1971 03/24/1971 4-4
NAACP v. Alabama 169 03/24/1964 06/01/1964 John M. Harlan 9
Sweezy v. New Hampshire 175 03/05/1957 06/17/1957 Earl Warren 6-2
Raley v. Ohio 175 04/22/1959 06/22/1959 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8
United States v. Laub 176 11/16/1966 01/10/1967 Abe Fortas 9
In re Stolar 18 12/09/1969 02/23/1971 Hugo L. Black 5-4
Greene v. Mcelroy 180 04/01/1959 06/29/1959 Earl Warren 8-1
New York Times v. United States 1873 06/26/1971 06/30/1971 6-3
Adderley v. Florida 19 10/18/1966 11/14/1966 Hugo L. Black 5-4
Schneider v. Smith 196 12/12/1967 01/16/1968 William O. Douglas 8
Lathrop v. Donohue 200 01/18/1961 06/19/1961 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Tinker v. Des Moines Independent Community School District 21 11/12/1968 02/24/1969 Abe Fortas 7-2
Time Inc. v. Hill 22 04/27/1966 01/09/1967 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Baggett v. Bullitt 220 03/24/1964 06/01/1964 Byron R. White 7-2
Marcus v. Search Warrant 225 03/30/1961 06/19/1961 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9
Slochower v. Board Of Education 23 10/18/1955 04/09/1956 Tom C. Clark 5-4
United States v. O'Brien 232 01/24/1968 05/27/1968 Earl Warren 7-1
Deutch v. United States 233 03/22/1961 06/12/1961 Potter Stewart 5-4
Cox v. Louisiana 24 10/21/1964 01/18/1965 Arthur J. Goldberg 9
Farmers Union v. Wday 248 03/23/1959 06/29/1959 Hugo L. Black 5-4
Whitehill v. Elkins 25 10/16/1967 11/16/1967 William O. Douglas 6-3
Watkins v. United States 261 03/07/1957 06/17/1957 Earl Warren 6-1
Konigsberg v. State Bar 28 12/14/1960 04/24/1961 John M. Harlan 5-4
Rabinowitz v. Kennedy 287 03/02/1964 03/30/1964 Arthur J. Goldberg 9
Stanley v. Georgia 293 01/14/1969 04/07/1969 Thurgood Marshall 9
Louisiana v. N. A. A. C. P. 294 04/26/1961 05/22/1961 William O. Douglas 9
Cohen v. California 299 02/22/1971 06/07/1971 John M. Harlan 5-4
Albertson v. Sacb 3 10/18/1965 11/15/1965 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8
Redrup v. New York 3 10/10/1966 05/08/1967 7-2
Fields v. City Of Fairfield 30 12/10/1963 12/16/1963 9
U. S. v. Sisson 305 01/20/1970 06/29/1970 John M. Harlan 5-3