Cases by Issue - First Amendment

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Case Docket No. Arguedsort icon Decided Majority Author Vote
New York Times v. United States 1873 06/26/1971 06/30/1971 6-3
Fein v. Selective Service System 70-58 10/12/1971 03/21/1972 Harry A. Blackmun 4-3
Parisi v. Davidson 70-91 10/19/1971 02/23/1972 Potter Stewart 7
Cole v. Richardson 70-14 11/16/1971 04/18/1972 Warren E. Burger 4-3
Wisconsin v. Yoder 70-110 12/08/1971 05/15/1972 Warren E. Burger 7
Gooding v. Wilson 70-26 12/08/1971 03/23/1972 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-2
Miller v. California 70-73 01/18/1972 06/21/1973 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Grayned v. City Of Rockford 70-5106 01/19/1972 06/26/1972 Thurgood Marshall 9
Grayned v. City Of Rockford 70-5106 01/19/1972 06/26/1972 8-1
Police Dept. of Chicago v. Mosley 70-87 01/19/1972 06/26/1972 Thurgood Marshall 9
United States v. Orito 70-69 01/19/1972 06/21/1973 Warren E. Burger 5-4
United States v. 12 200-Ft. Reels Of Film 70-2 01/19/1972 06/21/1973 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Branzburg v. Hayes 70-85 02/22/1972 06/29/1972 Byron R. White 5-4
United States v. Caldwell 70-57 02/22/1972 06/29/1972
In re Pappas 70-94 02/23/1972 06/29/1972
Rabe v. Washington 71-247 02/29/1972 03/20/1972 9
Strait v. Laird 71-83 03/22/1972 05/22/1972 William O. Douglas 5-4
Socialist Labor Party v. Gilligan 70-21 03/23/1972 05/30/1972 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Laird v. Tatum 71-288 03/27/1972 06/26/1972 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Healy v. James 71-452 03/28/1972 06/26/1972 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9
Colten v. Kentucky 71-404 04/17/1972 06/12/1972 Byron R. White 7-2
Kleindienst v. Mandel 71-16 04/18/1972 06/29/1972 Harry A. Blackmun 6-3
Lloyd Corp. v. Tanner 71-492 04/18/1972 06/22/1972 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Gravel v. United States 71-1017 04/19/1972 06/29/1972 Byron R. White 5-4
California v. Larue 71-36 10/10/1972 12/05/1972 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Columbia Broadcasting v. Democratic Comm. 71-863 10/16/1972 05/29/1973 Warren E. Burger 7-2
Kaplan v. California 71-1422 10/19/1972 06/21/1973 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Alexander v. Virginia 71-1315 10/19/1972 06/25/1973 5-4
Paris Adult Theatre v. Slaton 71-1051 10/19/1972 06/21/1973 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Lemon v. Kurtzman 71-1470 11/08/1972 04/02/1973 Warren E. Burger 5-3
Heller v. New York 71-1043 11/14/1972 06/25/1973 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Roaden v. Kentucky 71-1134 11/14/1972 06/25/1973 Warren E. Burger 9
Hunt v. Mcnair 71-1523 02/21/1973 06/25/1973 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Levitt v. Committee For Public Education 72-269 03/19/1973 06/25/1973 Warren E. Burger 8-1
Pittsburgh Press Co. v. Human Rel. Comm'n 72-419 03/20/1973 06/21/1973 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Csc v. Letter Carriers 72-634 03/26/1973 06/25/1973 Byron R. White 6-3
Broadrick v. Oklahoma 71-1639 03/26/1973 06/25/1973 Byron R. White 5-4
Committee For Public Education v. Nyquist 72-694 04/16/1973 06/25/1973 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Sloan v. Lemon 72-459 04/16/1973 06/25/1973 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Communist Party Of Indiana v. Whitcomb 72-1040 10/16/1973 01/09/1974 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9
Smith v. Goguen 72-1254 11/12/1973 03/25/1974 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Gertz v. Robert Welch Inc. 72-617 11/14/1973 06/25/1974 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Letter Carriers v. Austin 72-1180 11/14/1973 06/25/1974 Thurgood Marshall 6-3
Procunier v. Martinez 72-1465 12/03/1973 04/29/1974 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9
Lewis v. City Of New Orleans 72-6156 12/10/1973 02/20/1974 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Spence v. Washington 72-1690 01/09/1974 06/25/1974 6-3
Wheeler v. Barrera 73-62 01/16/1974 06/10/1974 Harry A. Blackmun 8-1
Lehman v. City Of Shaker Heights 73-328 02/26/1974 06/25/1974 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Jenkins v. Georgia 73-557 04/15/1974 06/24/1974 William H. Rehnquist 9
Hamling v. United States 73-507 04/15/1974 06/24/1974 William H. Rehnquist 5-4