Cases by Issue - First Amendment

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Watts v. Seward School Board 325 03/26/1968 06/03/1968 8-1
Watts v. Seward School Board 325 03/26/1968 06/03/1968 7-2
In Re Sawyer 326 05/19/1959 06/29/1959 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Mine Workers v. Illinois Bar Assn. 33 10/17/1967 12/05/1967 Hugo L. Black 8-1
Mcphaul v. United States 33 10/13/1960 11/14/1960 Charles E. Whittaker 5-4
Uphaus v. Wyman 336 11/14/1960 6-3
Railroad Trainmen v. Virginia Bar 34 01/13/1964 04/20/1964 Hugo L. Black 6-2
Times Film Corp. v. Chicago 34 10/19/1960 01/23/1961 Tom C. Clark 5-4
Uphaus v. Wyman 34 11/17/1958 06/08/1959 Tom C. Clark 5-4
Nostrand v. Little 342 03/30/1960 05/02/1960 7-2
Barenblatt v. United States 35 11/18/1958 06/08/1959 John M. Harlan 5-4
Bryson v. United States 35 10/14/1969 12/08/1969 John M. Harlan 6-2
Yellin v. United States 35 04/18/1962 06/17/1963 Earl Warren 5-4
Barr v. Matteo 350 04/20/1959 06/29/1959 John M. Harlan 5-4
Two Guys v. Mcginley 36 12/08/1960 05/29/1961 Earl Warren 8-1
Mcgee v. United States 362 02/23/1971 05/17/1971 Thurgood Marshall 8-1
Memoirs v. Massachusetts 368 12/07/1965 03/21/1966 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Wood v. Georgia 369 03/29/1962 06/25/1962 Earl Warren 5-2
Curtis Publishing Co. v. Butts 37 02/23/1967 06/12/1967 John M. Harlan 5-4
Wilkinson v. United States 37 11/17/1960 02/27/1961 Potter Stewart 5-4
Torcaso v. Watkins 373 04/24/1961 06/19/1961 Hugo L. Black 9
Peters v. Hobby 376 04/19/1955 06/06/1955 Earl Warren 7-2
Rosenblatt v. Baer 38 10/20/1965 02/21/1966 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8
First Unit. Church v. Los Angeles 382 04/08/1958 06/30/1958 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-1
New York Times v. Sullivan 39 01/06/1964 03/09/1964 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9
Kingsley Pictures Corp. v. Regents 394 04/23/1959 06/29/1959 Potter Stewart 9
Degregory v. New Hamp. Atty. Gen. 396 02/24/1966 04/04/1966 William O. Douglas 6-3
Rowan v. U. S. Post Office Dept. 399 01/22/1970 05/04/1970 Warren E. Burger 8
United States v. Brown 399 03/29/1965 06/07/1965 Earl Warren 5-4
Garrison v. Louisiana 4 04/22/1964 11/23/1964 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9
Service v. Dulles 407 04/02/1957 06/17/1957 John M. Harlan 8
Bates v. Little Rock 41 11/18/1959 02/23/1960 Potter Stewart 9
Greenbelt Pub. Assn. v. Bresler 413 02/24/1970 05/18/1970 Potter Stewart 8
Gonzales v. United States 416 05/02/1960 06/27/1960 Tom C. Clark 5-4
Shuttlesworth v. Birmingham 42 11/18/1968 03/10/1969 Potter Stewart 8
Ginzburg v. United States 42 12/07/1965 03/21/1966 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Grumman v. United States 436 04/19/1962 06/18/1962 5-2
American Committee v. Sacb 44 12/08/1964 04/26/1965 5-3
United States v. Auto. Workers 44 12/03/1956 03/11/1957 Felix Frankfurter 5-3
Cole v. Young 442 03/06/1956 06/11/1956 John M. Harlan 6-3
A Quantity Of Books v. Kansas 449 04/01/1964 06/22/1964 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Silber v. United States 454 04/19/1962 06/25/1962 5-2
Aptheker v. Secretary Of State 461 04/21/1964 06/22/1964 Arthur J. Goldberg 6-3
Engel v. Vitale 468 04/03/1962 06/25/1962 Hugo L. Black 6-1
Ginsberg v. New York 47 01/16/1968 04/22/1968 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Food Employees v. Logan Plaza 478 03/14/1968 05/20/1968 Thurgood Marshall 6-3
Communist Party v. Control Board 48 11/17/1955 04/30/1956 Felix Frankfurter 6-3
Staub v. City Of Baxley 48 11/18/1957 01/13/1958 Charles E. Whittaker 7-2
Kent v. Dulles 481 04/10/1958 06/16/1958 William O. Douglas 5-4
Speiser v. Randall 483 04/08/1958 06/30/1958 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-1