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Amchem Products, Inc. v. Windsor 96-270 02/18/1997 06/25/1997 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 6-2
American Pipe & Construction Co. v. Utah 72-1195 11/12/1973 01/16/1974 Potter Stewart 9
Anderson v. Bessemer City 83-1623 12/03/1984 03/19/1985 Byron R. White 9
Bankers Trust Co. v. Mallis 76-1359 11/30/1977 03/28/1978 8
Beech Aircraft Corp. v. Rainey 87-981 10/04/1988 12/12/1988 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Bose Corp. v. Consumers Union of U.S., Inc. 82-1246 11/08/1983 04/30/1984 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Browder v. Director, Ill. Dept. Of Corrections 76-5325 10/31/1977 01/10/1978 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9
Burlington Northern R. Co. v. Woods 85-1088 11/04/1986 02/24/1987 Thurgood Marshall 9
Business Guides v. Chromatic Comm. Enterprises 89-1500 11/26/1990 02/26/1991 Sandra Day O'Connor 5-4
Celotex Corp. v. Catrett 85-198 04/01/1986 06/25/1986 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Cold Metal Process Co. v. United Co. 76 02/28/1956 06/11/1956 Harold Burton 7-2
Colgrove v. Battin 71-1442 01/17/1973 06/21/1973 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Cooter & Gell v. Hartmarx Corp. 89-275 02/20/1990 06/11/1990 Sandra Day O'Connor 8-1
Crawford Fitting Co. v. J. T. Gibbons, Inc. 86-322 04/29/1987 06/15/1987 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
Crown, Cork & Seal Co. v. Parker 82-118 04/18/1983 06/13/1983 Harry A. Blackmun 9
Curtiss-Wright Corp. v. General Electric Co. 79-105 01/14/1980 04/22/1980 Warren E. Burger 9
Delta Air Lines, Inc. v. August 79-814 11/12/1980 03/09/1981 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Devlin v. Scardelletti 01-417 03/26/2002 06/10/2002 Sandra Day O'Connor 6-3
East Texas Motor Freight v. Rodriguez 75-718 01/10/1977 05/31/1977 Potter Stewart 9
Eisen v. Carlisle & Jacquelin 73-203 02/25/1974 05/28/1974 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Farmer v. Arabian American Oil Co. 32 11/09/1964 12/14/1964 Hugo L. Black 7-2
First Nat. Bank v. Cities Service 23 11/09/1967 05/20/1968 Thurgood Marshall 5-3
Foman v. Davis 41 11/14/1962 12/03/1962 Arthur J. Goldberg 9
GE v. Joiner 96-188 10/14/1997 12/15/1997 William H. Rehnquist 9
General Telephone Co. Of Southwest v. Falcon 81-574 04/26/1982 06/14/1982 John Paul Stevens 8-1
General Telephone Co. v. EEOC 79-488 03/25/1980 05/12/1980 Byron R. White 5-4
Gonzalez v. Crosby 04-6432 04/25/2005 06/23/2005 Antonin Scalia 7-2
Granny Goose Foods, Inc. v. Teamsters 72-1566 01/08/1974 03/04/1974 Thurgood Marshall 9
Green v. Bock Laundry Machine Co. 87-1816 01/18/1989 05/22/1989 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Gulf Oil Co. v. Bernard 80-441 03/30/1981 06/01/1981 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9
Hanna v. Plumer 171 01/21/1965 04/26/1965 Earl Warren 9
Henderson v. United States 95-232 03/19/1996 05/20/1996 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 6-3
Indianapolis School Comm'rs v. Jacobs 73-1347 12/11/1974 02/18/1975 8-1
Ingalls Shipbuilding v. Office of Worker's Comp. Prog. 95-1081 11/12/1996 02/18/1997 Sandra Day O'Connor 9
Jaffee v. Redmond 95-266 02/26/1996 06/13/1996 John Paul Stevens 7-2
Krupski v. Costa Crociere, S.p.A. 09-337 04/21/2010 06/07/2010 Sonia Sotomayor 9
Kumho Tire Co. Ltd. v. Carmichael 97-1709 12/07/1998 03/23/1999 Stephen G. Breyer 9
Link v. Wabash Railroad Co. 422 04/03/1962 06/25/1962 John M. Harlan 4-3
Marino v. Ortiz 86-1415 11/30/1987 01/13/1988 4-4
National Rental v. Szukhent 81 11/20/1963 01/06/1964 Potter Stewart 5-4
Oppenheimer Fund, Inc. v. Sanders 77-335 02/28/1978 06/19/1978 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9
Ortiz v. Fibreboard Corp. 97-1704 12/08/1998 06/23/1999 David H. Souter 7-2
Osterneck v. Ernst & Whinney 87-1201 11/29/1988 02/21/1989 Anthony M. Kennedy 9
Pavelic & LeFlore v. Marvel Entertainment 88-791 10/02/1989 12/05/1989 Antonin Scalia 8-1
Poller v. Columbia Broadcasting 45 11/13/1961 02/19/1962 Tom C. Clark 5-4
Provident Bank v. Patterson 28 11/06/1967 01/29/1968 John M. Harlan 9
Sam Fox Publishing Co. v. U.S. 56 03/29/1961 05/29/1961 John M. Harlan 8
Schiavone v. Fortune 84-1839 02/26/1986 06/18/1986 Harry A. Blackmun 6-3
Schlagenhauf v. Holder 8 10/13/1964 11/23/1964 Arthur J. Goldberg 8-1
Sears, Roebuck & Co. v. Mackey 34 02/28/1956 06/11/1956 Harold Burton 9