Cases by Issue - First Amendment

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Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Author Votesort icon
Bigelow v. Virginia 73-1309 12/18/1974 06/16/1975 Harry A. Blackmun 7-2
Wisconsin v. Yoder 70-110 12/08/1971 05/15/1972 Warren E. Burger 7
Colten v. Kentucky 71-404 04/17/1972 06/12/1972 Byron R. White 7-2
Parisi v. Davidson 70-91 10/19/1971 02/23/1972 Potter Stewart 7
Wolman v. Walter 76-496 04/25/1977 06/24/1977 Harry A. Blackmun 7-2
Nixon v. Administrator Of General Services 75-1605 04/20/1977 06/28/1977 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Jones v. North Carolina Prisoners' Union 75-1874 04/19/1977 06/23/1977 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
Landmark Communications, Inc. v. Virginia 76-1450 01/11/1978 05/01/1978 Warren E. Burger 7
Time, Inc. v. Firestone 74-944 10/14/1975 03/02/1976 7-1
Hynes v. Mayor Of Oradell 74-1329 12/10/1975 05/19/1976 Warren E. Burger 7-1
Buckley v. Valeo 75-436 11/10/1975 01/30/1976 7-1
Serbian Orthodox Diocese v. Milivojevich 75-292 03/22/1976 06/21/1976 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Virginia Pharmacy Bd. v. Virginia Consumer Council 74-895 11/11/1975 05/24/1976 Harry A. Blackmun 7-1
Ocala Star-Banner Co. v. Damron 118 12/17/1970 02/24/1971 Potter Stewart 7-2
United States v. Reidel 534 01/20/1971 05/03/1971 Byron R. White 7-2
Monitor Patriot Co. v. Roy 62 12/17/1970 02/24/1971 Potter Stewart 7-2
Columbia Broadcasting v. Democratic Comm. 71-863 10/16/1972 05/29/1973 Warren E. Burger 7-2
Los Angeles Police Dept. v. United Reporting Publishing Corp 98-678 10/13/1999 12/07/1999 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
United States v. Edge Broadcasting Co., T/A Power 94 92-486 04/21/1993 06/25/1993 Byron R. White 7-2
Denver Area Consortium v. FCC 95-124 02/21/1996 06/28/1996 Stephen G. Breyer 7-2
Colorado Rep Fed Campaign Comm v. FEC 95-489 04/15/1996 06/26/1996 Stephen G. Breyer 7-2
O'Hare Truck Service v. Northlake 95-191 03/20/1996 06/28/1996 Anthony M. Kennedy 7-2
Board of County Commissioners v. Umbehr 94-1654 11/28/1995 06/28/1996 Sandra Day O'Connor 7-2
Leathers v. Medlock 90-29 01/09/1991 04/16/1991 Sandra Day O'Connor 7-2
Masson v. New Yorker Magazine, Inc. 89-1799 01/14/1991 06/20/1991 Anthony M. Kennedy 7-2
Waters v. Churchill 92-1450 12/01/1993 05/31/1994 Sandra Day O'Connor 7-2
United States v. X-Citement Video 93-723 10/05/1994 11/29/1994 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
McIntyre v. Ohio Elections Commission 93-986 10/12/1994 04/19/1995 John Paul Stevens 7-2
Capitol Square Review and Advisory Bd. v. Pinette 94-780 04/26/1995 06/29/1995 Antonin Scalia 7-2
Federal Election Commission v. NCPAC 83-1032 11/28/1984 03/18/1985 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
Wayte v. United States 83-1292 11/06/1984 03/19/1985 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 7-2
Rotary Int. v. Rotary Club 86-421 03/30/1987 05/04/1987 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 7
Edwards v. Aguillard 85-1513 12/10/1986 06/19/1987 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Arkansas Writers' Project, Inc. v. Ragland 85-1370 01/20/1987 04/22/1987 Thurgood Marshall 7-2
Clark v. C.C.N.V. 82-1998 03/21/1984 06/29/1984 Byron R. White 7-2
Bethel School District No. 403 v. Fraser 84-1667 03/03/1986 07/07/1986 Warren E. Burger 7-2
Press-Enterprise Co. v. Superior Court 84-1560 02/26/1986 06/30/1986 Warren E. Burger 7-2
Renton v. Playtime Theatres Inc. 84-1360 11/12/1985 02/25/1986 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
Milkovich v. Lorain Journal 89-645 04/24/1990 06/21/1990 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
Riley v. National Federation Of Blind 87-328 03/23/1988 06/29/1988 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
U.S. Postal Service v. Greenburgh Civic Assns. 80-608 04/21/1981 06/25/1981 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
Haig v. Agee 80-83 01/14/1981 06/29/1981 Warren E. Burger 7-2
New York State Liquor Authority v. Bellanca 80-813 06/22/1981 7-1
Schad v. Mount Ephraim 79-1640 02/25/1981 06/01/1981 Byron R. White 7-2
Peters v. Hobby 376 04/19/1955 06/06/1955 Earl Warren 7-2
First Unit. Church v. Los Angeles 382 04/08/1958 06/30/1958 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-1
Linehan v. Waterfront Commission 557 04/12/1954 7
Sherbert v. Verner 526 04/24/1963 06/17/1963 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
United States v. O'Brien 232 01/24/1968 05/27/1968 Earl Warren 7-1
Watts v. Seward School Board 325 03/26/1968 06/03/1968 7-2