Cases by Issue - First Amendment

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Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Author Vote
Organization For A Better Austin v. Keefe 135 01/20/1971 05/17/1971 Warren E. Burger 8-1
Osborne v. Ohio 88-5986 12/05/1989 04/18/1990 Byron R. White 6-3
Overton v. Bazzetta 02-94 03/26/2003 06/16/2003 Anthony M. Kennedy 9
Pacific Gas & Elec. Co. v. Public Util. Comm'n 84-1044 10/08/1985 02/25/1986 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-3
Paris Adult Theatre v. Slaton 71-1051 10/19/1972 06/21/1973 Warren E. Burger 5-4
Parisi v. Davidson 70-91 10/19/1971 02/23/1972 Potter Stewart 7
Parker Seal Co. v. Cummins 75-478 10/12/1976 11/02/1976 4-4
Pell v. Procunier 73-918 04/16/1974 06/24/1974 Potter Stewart 5-4
Perry Education Association v. Perry Local Educators' Association 81-896 10/13/1982 02/23/1983 Byron R. White 5-4
Peters v. Hobby 376 04/19/1955 06/06/1955 Earl Warren 7-2
Philadelphia Newspapers Inc. v. Hepps 84-1491 12/03/1985 04/21/1986 Sandra Day O'Connor 5-4
Pickering v. Board Of Education 510 03/27/1968 06/03/1968 Thurgood Marshall 8-1
Pinkus v. United States 77-39 02/28/1978 05/23/1978 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
Police Dept. of Chicago v. Mosley 70-87 01/19/1972 06/26/1972 Thurgood Marshall 9
Pope v. Illinois 85-1973 02/24/1987 05/04/1987 Byron R. White 5-4
Posadas de Puerto Rico Ass. v. Tourism Co. of PR 84-1903 04/28/1986 07/01/1986 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Presbyterian Church v. Hull Church 71 12/09/1968 01/27/1969 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9
Press-Enterprise Co. v. Superior Court 84-1560 02/26/1986 06/30/1986 Warren E. Burger 7-2
Press-Enterprise Co. v. Superior Court Of Cal. 82-556 10/12/1983 01/18/1984 Warren E. Burger 9
Procunier v. Martinez 72-1465 12/03/1973 04/29/1974 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9
R.A.V. v. St. Paul 90-7675 12/04/1991 06/22/1992 Antonin Scalia 9
Rabe v. Washington 71-247 02/29/1972 03/20/1972 9
Rabinowitz v. Kennedy 287 03/02/1964 03/30/1964 Arthur J. Goldberg 9
Radich v. New York 169 02/22/1971 03/24/1971 4-4
Railroad Trainmen v. Virginia Bar 34 01/13/1964 04/20/1964 Hugo L. Black 6-2
Raley v. Ohio 175 04/22/1959 06/22/1959 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8
Randall v. Sorrell 04-1528 02/28/2006 06/26/2006 Stephen G. Breyer 6-3
Rankin v. McPherson 85-2068 03/23/1987 06/24/1987 Thurgood Marshall 5-4
Redrup v. New York 3 10/10/1966 05/08/1967 7-2
Regan v. Taxation With Representation of Washington 81-2338 03/22/1983 05/23/1983 William H. Rehnquist 9
Regan v. Time, Inc. 82-729 11/09/1983 07/03/1984 Byron R. White 5-4
Regan v. Time, Inc. 82-729 11/09/1983 07/03/1984 8-1
Regan v. Wald 83-436 04/24/1984 06/28/1984 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Reno v. ACLU 96-511 03/19/1997 06/26/1997 John Paul Stevens 9
Renton v. Playtime Theatres Inc. 84-1360 11/12/1985 02/25/1986 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
Republican Party of Minnesota v. White 01-521 03/26/2002 06/27/2002 Antonin Scalia 5-4
Richmond Newspapers Inc. v. Virginia 79-243 02/19/1980 07/02/1980 Warren E. Burger 7-1
Riley v. National Federation Of Blind 87-328 03/23/1988 06/29/1988 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Riley v. National Federation Of Blind 87-328 03/23/1988 06/29/1988 6-3
Roaden v. Kentucky 71-1134 11/14/1972 06/25/1973 Warren E. Burger 9
Roemer v. Maryland Public Works Bd. 74-730 02/23/1976 06/21/1976 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Rosenberger v. University of Virginia 94-329 03/01/1995 06/29/1995 Anthony M. Kennedy 5-4
Rosenblatt v. Baer 38 10/20/1965 02/21/1966 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8
Rosenbloom v. Metromedia 66 12/07/1970 06/07/1971 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-3
Rotary Int. v. Rotary Club 86-421 03/30/1987 05/04/1987 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 7
Roth v. United States 582 04/22/1957 06/24/1957 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Rowan v. U. S. Post Office Dept. 399 01/22/1970 05/04/1970 Warren E. Burger 8
Rowoldt v. Perfetto 5 11/13/1956 12/09/1957 Felix Frankfurter 5-4
Rubin, Secretary Of The Treasury v. Coors Brewing Co. 93-1631 11/30/1994 04/19/1995 Clarence Thomas 9