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Mcdaniel v. Paty 76-1427 12/05/1977 04/19/1978 Warren E. Burger 8
Splawn v. California 76-143 03/23/1977 06/06/1977 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Landmark Communications, Inc. v. Virginia 76-1450 01/11/1978 05/01/1978 Warren E. Burger 7
National Socialist Party v. Skokie 76-1786 06/14/1977 5-4
Linmark Associates, Inc. v. Willingboro 76-357 03/02/1977 05/02/1977 Thurgood Marshall 8
Ward v. Illinois 76-415 04/27/1977 06/09/1977 Byron R. White 5-4
Wolman v. Walter 76-496 04/25/1977 06/24/1977 Harry A. Blackmun 7-2
Wolman v. Walter 76-496 04/25/1977 06/24/1977 8-1
Wolman v. Walter 76-496 04/25/1977 06/24/1977 6-3
Wolman v. Walter 76-496 04/25/1977 06/24/1977 5-4
Zacchini v. Scripps-Howard Broadcasting Co. 76-577 04/25/1977 06/28/1977 Byron R. White 5-4
New York v. Cathedral Academy 76-616 10/03/1977 12/06/1977 Potter Stewart 6-3
United States v. Weller 77 12/10/1970 02/24/1971 Potter Stewart 8-1
Givhan v. Western Line Consol. School Dist. 77-1051 11/07/1978 01/04/1979 William H. Rehnquist 9
Herbert v. Lando 77-1105 10/31/1978 04/18/1979 Byron R. White 6-3
Friedman v. Rogers 77-1163 11/08/1978 02/21/1979 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 7-2
Pinkus v. United States 77-39 02/28/1978 05/23/1978 Warren E. Burger 8-1
FCC v. Pacifica Foundation 77-528 04/18/1978 07/03/1978 John Paul Stevens 5-4
Brown v. Glines 78-1006 11/06/1979 01/21/1980 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-3
Smith v. Arkansas State Highway Employees 78-1223 04/30/1979 7-1
Schaumburg v. Citizens For Better Environment 78-1335 10/30/1979 02/20/1980 Byron R. White 8-1
Committee For Public Education v. Regan 78-1369 11/27/1979 02/20/1980 Byron R. White 5-4
Vance v. Universal Amusement Co. 78-1588 11/28/1979 03/18/1980 5-4
Branti v. Finkel 78-1654 12/04/1979 03/31/1980 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Snepp v. United States 78-1871 02/19/1980 6-3
Smith v. Daily Mail Publishing Co. 78-482 03/20/1979 06/26/1979 Warren E. Burger 8
Wolston v. Reader's Digest Assn., Inc. 78-5414 04/17/1979 06/26/1979 William H. Rehnquist 8-1
Secretary Of Navy v. Huff 78-599 11/06/1979 01/21/1980 5-3
Marchioro v. Chaney 78-647 03/26/1979 06/04/1979 John Paul Stevens 8
Hutchinson v. Proxmire 78-680 04/17/1979 06/26/1979 Warren E. Burger 8-1
Jones v. Wolf 78-91 01/16/1979 07/02/1979 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Clay v. United States 783 04/19/1971 06/28/1971 8
Connell v. Higginbotham 79 11/19/1970 06/07/1971 9
Teamsters Union v. Vogt, Inc. 79 02/26/1957 06/17/1957 Felix Frankfurter 5-3
Consolidated Edison Co. v. Public Ser v. Comm'n 79-134 03/17/1980 06/20/1980 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 7-2
Democratic Party of the United States. v. Wisconsin 79-1631 12/08/1980 02/25/1981 Potter Stewart 6-3
Schad v. Mount Ephraim 79-1640 02/25/1981 06/01/1981 Byron R. White 7-2
California Medical Assn. v. Fec 79-1952 01/19/1981 06/26/1981 Thurgood Marshall 5
Richmond Newspapers Inc. v. Virginia 79-243 02/19/1980 07/02/1980 Warren E. Burger 7-1
Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corp. v. Public Service Commission of... 79-565 03/17/1980 06/20/1980 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8-1
Carey v. Brown 79-703 04/15/1980 06/20/1980 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Thomas v. Review Board of the Indiana Employment Security Division 79-952 10/07/1980 04/06/1981 Warren E. Burger 8-1
Russell v. United States 8 12/06/1961 05/21/1962 Potter Stewart 5-2
United States v. Robel 8 11/14/1966 12/11/1967 Earl Warren 6-2
McGowan v. Maryland 8 12/08/1960 05/29/1961 Earl Warren 8-1
Brown v. Hartlage 80-1285 01/20/1982 04/05/1982 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9
Bread Political Action Committee v. Fec 80-1481 01/19/1982 03/08/1982 Sandra Day O'Connor 9
Larson v. Valente 80-1666 12/09/1981 04/21/1982 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Hoffman Estates v. Flipside, Hoffman Estates 80-1681 12/09/1981 03/02/1982 Thurgood Marshall 8
Metromedia, Inc. v. City of San Diego 80-195 02/25/1981 07/02/1981 Byron R. White 6-3