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Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Author Vote
Affronti v. United States 71 11/15/1955 12/05/1955 Stanley Reed 9
American National Red Cross v. S.G. and A.E. 91-594 03/03/1992 06/19/1992 David H. Souter 5-4
Arkansas v. Farm Credit Services 95-1918 04/21/1997 06/02/1997 Anthony M. Kennedy 9
Bailey v. Patterson 643 02/26/1962 9
Beneficial National Bank v. Anderson 02-306 04/30/2003 06/02/2003 John Paul Stevens 7-2
Bowen v. Massachusetts 87-712 04/20/1988 06/29/1988 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Breuer v. Jim's Concrete 02-337 04/02/2003 05/19/2003 David H. Souter 9
Brown v. Chote 71-1583 02/22/1973 05/07/1973 Warren E. Burger 9
Burlington No. R. Co. v. Maintenance Employes 86-39 02/23/1987 04/28/1987 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9
Burlington No. R. Co. v. Okla. Tax Comm'n 86-337 03/25/1987 04/28/1987 Thurgood Marshall 9
California Comm'n v. United States 23 01/07/1958 03/03/1958 William O. Douglas 6-3
California v. Deep Sea Research 96-1400 12/01/1997 04/22/1998 Sandra Day O'Connor 9
California v. Grace Brethren Church 81-31 03/30/1982 06/18/1982 Sandra Day O'Connor 7-2
Carden v. Arkoma Associates 88-1476 11/07/1989 02/27/1990 Antonin Scalia 5-4
Carnegie-Mellon Univ. v. Cohill 86-1021 11/10/1987 01/20/1988 Thurgood Marshall 5-3
Caterpillar Inc. v. Lewis 95-1263 11/12/1996 12/10/1996 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 9
Catholic Conf. v. Abortion Rights Mobilization 87-416 04/18/1988 06/20/1988 Anthony M. Kennedy 8-1
Chambers v. Nasco, Inc. 90-256 02/27/1991 06/06/1991 Byron R. White 5-4
Chapman v. Houston Welfare Rights Org. 77-719 10/02/1978 05/14/1979 John Paul Stevens 6-3
City Of Kenosha v. Bruno 72-658 04/18/1973 06/11/1973 William H. Rehnquist 9
Civil Aeronautics Board v. Hermann 540 04/25/1957 05/06/1957 9
Clothing Workers v. Richman Bros. 173 03/04/1955 04/04/1955 Felix Frankfurter 5-3
D.C. Court Of Appeals v. Feldman 81-1335 12/08/1982 03/23/1983 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8-1
Dept. Of Employment v. U.S. 78 11/15/1966 12/12/1966 Abe Fortas 9
Dole Food Co. v. Patrickson 01-593 01/22/2003 04/22/2003 Anthony M. Kennedy 9
Douglas Oil Co. v. Petrol Stops Northwest 77-1547 12/05/1978 04/18/1979 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Duke Power Co. v. Carolina En v. Study Group 77-262 03/20/1978 06/26/1978 Warren E. Burger 6-3
Dusch v. Davis 724 04/18/1967 05/22/1967 William O. Douglas 9
Empire HealthChoice Assurance v. McVeigh 05-200 04/25/2006 06/15/2006 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 5-4
Exxon Mobil v. Saudi Basic Industries 03-1696 02/23/2005 03/30/2005 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 9
FCC v. ITT World Communications, Inc. 83-371 03/21/1984 04/30/1984 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9
Flora v. United States 492 05/20/1958 06/16/1958 Earl Warren 8-1
Flora v. United States 492 05/20/1958 03/21/1960 Earl Warren 5-4
Florida Dept. of State v. Treasure Salvors, Inc. 80-1348 01/20/1982 07/01/1982 John Paul Stevens 5-4
Franchise Tax Bd. v. Laborers Vacation Trust 82-695 04/19/1983 06/24/1983 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9
Fslic v. Ticktin 87-1865 02/27/1989 04/03/1989 John Paul Stevens 9
Gray v. Sanders 112 01/17/1963 03/18/1963 William O. Douglas 8-1
Grupo Dataflux v. Atlas Global Group, L.P. 02-1689 03/03/2004 05/17/2004 Antonin Scalia 5-4
Grupo Mexicano de Desarrollo v. Alliance Bond Fund 98-231 03/31/1999 06/17/1999 Antonin Scalia 5-4
Guam v. Olsen 76-439 03/29/1977 05/23/1977 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Hallstrom v. Tillamook County 88-42 10/04/1989 11/07/1989 Sandra Day O'Connor 7-2
Harmon v. Brucker 80 01/14/1958 03/03/1958 8-1
Heckler v. Ringer 82-1772 02/27/1984 05/14/1984 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Hoffmann-LaRoche Inc. v. Sperling 88-1203 10/02/1989 12/11/1989 Anthony M. Kennedy 7-2
Horton v. Liberty Mut. Ins. Co. 478 05/03/1961 06/12/1961 Hugo L. Black 5-4
Idlewild Liquor Corp. v. Epstein 138 02/28/1962 06/25/1962 6
Jerome B. Grubart Inc. v. Great Lakes Dredge and Dock 93-762 10/12/1994 02/22/1995 David H. Souter 7
Jones v. Cunningham 77 12/03/1962 01/14/1963 Hugo L. Black 9
Kennedy v. Mendoza-Martinez 2 10/10/1961 02/18/1963 Arthur J. Goldberg 5-4
Kokkonen v. Guardian Life Insurance Company Of America 93-263 03/01/1994 05/16/1994 Antonin Scalia 9