Cases by Issue - First Amendment

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Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Author Vote
Epperson v. Arkansas 7 10/16/1968 11/12/1968 Abe Fortas 9
Erznoznik v. City of Jacksonville 73-1942 02/26/1975 06/23/1975 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Estate of Thornton v. Caldor 83-1158 11/07/1984 06/26/1985 Warren E. Burger 8-1
Eu v. San Francisco Democratic Comm. 87-1269 12/05/1988 02/22/1989 Thurgood Marshall 8
Farmers Union v. Wday 248 03/23/1959 06/29/1959 Hugo L. Black 5-4
FCC v. League of Women Voters of California 82-912 01/16/1984 07/02/1984 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
FCC v. Pacifica Foundation 77-528 04/18/1978 07/03/1978 John Paul Stevens 5-4
FEC v. Colorado Republican Federal Campaign Cmte. 00-191 02/28/2001 06/25/2001 David H. Souter 5-4
Fec v. Democratic Senatorial Campaign Comm. 80-939 10/06/1981 11/10/1981 Byron R. White 9
Fec v. Massachusetts Citizens For Life, Inc. 85-701 10/07/1986 12/15/1986 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Fec v. National Right To Work Committee 81-1506 11/01/1982 12/13/1982 William H. Rehnquist 9
Federal Election Commission v. Beaumont 02-403 03/25/2003 06/16/2003 David H. Souter 7-2
Federal Election Commission v. NCPAC 83-1032 11/28/1984 03/18/1985 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
Fein v. Selective Service System 70-58 10/12/1971 03/21/1972 Harry A. Blackmun 4-3
Fields v. City Of Fairfield 30 12/10/1963 12/16/1963 9
First National Bank Of Boston v. Bellotti 76-1172 11/09/1977 04/26/1978 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
First Unit. Church v. Los Angeles 382 04/08/1958 06/30/1958 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-1
Flaxer v. United States 60 11/19/1958 12/15/1958 William O. Douglas 9
Flemming v. Nestor 54 02/24/1960 06/20/1960 John M. Harlan 5-4
Flower v. United States 71-1180 06/12/1972 6-2
Flynt v. Ohio 80-420 03/24/1981 05/18/1981 5-4
Food Employees v. Logan Plaza 478 03/14/1968 05/20/1968 Thurgood Marshall 6-3
Forsyth County, Georgia v. Nationalist Movement 91-538 03/31/1992 06/19/1992 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Fort Wayne Books, Inc. v. Indiana 87-470 10/03/1988 02/21/1989 Byron R. White 9
Frazee v. Illinois Employment Security Dept. 87-1945 03/01/1989 03/29/1989 Byron R. White 9
Freedman v. Maryland 69 11/19/1964 03/01/1965 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9
Friedman v. Rogers 77-1163 11/08/1978 02/21/1979 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 7-2
Frisby v. Schultz 87-168 04/20/1988 06/27/1988 Sandra Day O'Connor 6-3
FTC v. Superior Court Trial Lawyers Assn. 88-1198 10/30/1989 01/22/1990 John Paul Stevens 6-3
FW/PBS, Inc. v. Dallas 87-2012 10/04/1989 01/09/1990 Sandra Day O'Connor 6-3
Gallagher v. Crown Kosher Market 11 12/07/1960 05/29/1961 Earl Warren 6-3
Garcetti v. Ceballos 04-473 10/12/2005 05/30/2006 Anthony M. Kennedy 5-4
Garrison v. Louisiana 4 04/22/1964 11/23/1964 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9
Gentile v. State Bar Of Nevada 89-1836 04/15/1991 06/27/1991 Anthony M. Kennedy 5-4
Gentile v. State Bar Of Nevada 89-1836 04/15/1991 06/27/1991
Gertz v. Robert Welch Inc. 72-617 11/14/1973 06/25/1974 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Gibson v. Florida Legis. Investigation Comm. 6 12/05/1961 03/25/1963
Gillette v. United States 85 12/09/1970 03/08/1971 Thurgood Marshall 8-1
Ginsberg v. New York 47 01/16/1968 04/22/1968 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Ginzburg v. United States 42 12/07/1965 03/21/1966 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Givhan v. Western Line Consol. School Dist. 77-1051 11/07/1978 01/04/1979 William H. Rehnquist 9
Glickman v. Wileman Brothers & Elliott 95-1184 12/02/1996 06/25/1997 John Paul Stevens 5-4
Globe Newspaper Co. v. Superior Court 81-611 03/29/1982 06/23/1982 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-2
Gojack v. United States 594 04/21/1966 06/13/1966 Abe Fortas 9
Golan v. Holder 10-545 10/05/2011 01/18/2012 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 6-2
Goldman v. Weinberger 84-1097 01/14/1986 03/25/1986 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Gonzales v. O Centro Espirita Beneficiente Uniao Do Vegetal 04-1084 11/01/2005 02/21/2006 John G. Roberts, Jr. 8
Gonzales v. United States 416 05/02/1960 06/27/1960 Tom C. Clark 5-4
Good News Club v. Milford Central School 99-2036 02/28/2001 06/11/2001 Clarence Thomas 6-3
Gooding v. Wilson 70-26 12/08/1971 03/23/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-2