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Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Author Votesort icon
Guam v. Olsen 76-439 03/29/1977 05/23/1977 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Thermtron Products, Inc., v. Hermansdorfer 74-206 10/07/1975 01/20/1976 Byron R. White 5-3
American National Red Cross v. S.G. and A.E. 91-594 03/03/1992 06/19/1992 David H. Souter 5-4
Chambers v. Nasco, Inc. 90-256 02/27/1991 06/06/1991 Byron R. White 5-4
Grupo Mexicano de Desarrollo v. Alliance Bond Fund 98-231 03/31/1999 06/17/1999 Antonin Scalia 5-4
Florida Dept. of State v. Treasure Salvors, Inc. 80-1348 01/20/1982 07/01/1982 John Paul Stevens 5-4
Carden v. Arkoma Associates 88-1476 11/07/1989 02/27/1990 Antonin Scalia 5-4
Missouri v. Jenkins 88-1150 10/30/1989 04/18/1990 Byron R. White 5-4
Spallone v. United States 88-854 10/02/1989 01/10/1990 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Carnegie-Mellon Univ. v. Cohill 86-1021 11/10/1987 01/20/1988 Thurgood Marshall 5-3
Clothing Workers v. Richman Bros. 173 03/04/1955 04/04/1955 Felix Frankfurter 5-3
Flora v. United States 492 05/20/1958 03/21/1960 Earl Warren 5-4
Malone v. Bowdoin 113 03/20/1962 05/14/1962 Potter Stewart 5-2
Horton v. Liberty Mut. Ins. Co. 478 05/03/1961 06/12/1961 Hugo L. Black 5-4
Grupo Dataflux v. Atlas Global Group, L.P. 02-1689 03/03/2004 05/17/2004 Antonin Scalia 5-4
Empire HealthChoice Assurance v. McVeigh 05-200 04/25/2006 06/15/2006 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 5-4
Roell v. Withrow 02-69 02/26/2003 04/29/2003 David H. Souter 5-4
Kennedy v. Mendoza-Martinez 2 10/10/1961 02/18/1963 Arthur J. Goldberg 5-4
Douglas Oil Co. v. Petrol Stops Northwest 77-1547 12/05/1978 04/18/1979 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Chapman v. Houston Welfare Rights Org. 77-719 10/02/1978 05/14/1979 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Weinberger v. Salfi 74-214 03/19/1975 06/26/1975 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Duke Power Co. v. Carolina En v. Study Group 77-262 03/20/1978 06/26/1978 Warren E. Burger 6-3
Pasadena City Bd. Of Education v. Spangler 75-164 04/27/1976 06/28/1976 William H. Rehnquist 6-2
Heckler v. Ringer 82-1772 02/27/1984 05/14/1984 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Bowen v. Massachusetts 87-712 04/20/1988 06/29/1988 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Plumbers & Pipefitters v. Plumbers & Pipefitters 80-710 04/29/1981 06/22/1981 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Miner v. Atlass 156 03/03/1960 06/20/1960 John M. Harlan 6-3
California Comm'n v. United States 23 01/07/1958 03/03/1958 William O. Douglas 6-3
Wheeldin v. Wheeler 493 04/23/1963 06/03/1963 William O. Douglas 6-3
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
California v. Grace Brethren Church 81-31 03/30/1982 06/18/1982 Sandra Day O'Connor 7-2
Hallstrom v. Tillamook County 88-42 10/04/1989 11/07/1989 Sandra Day O'Connor 7-2
Hoffmann-LaRoche Inc. v. Sperling 88-1203 10/02/1989 12/11/1989 Anthony M. Kennedy 7-2
Locomotive Engineers v. M.-K.-T. R. Co. 165 04/20/1960 06/20/1960 Earl Warren 7-2
Beneficial National Bank v. Anderson 02-306 04/30/2003 06/02/2003 John Paul Stevens 7-2
Snyder v. Harris 109 01/21/1969 03/25/1969 Hugo L. Black 7-2
Mathews v. Weber 74-850 11/04/1975 01/14/1976 Warren E. Burger 8
Wooddell v. International Brotherhood Of Electrical Workers, Local 71 90-967 10/16/1991 12/04/1991 Byron R. White 8
Primate Protection League v. Tulane Ed. Fund 90-89 03/20/1991 05/20/1991 Thurgood Marshall 8
Wilton v. Seven Falls Co. 94-562 03/27/1995 06/12/1995 Sandra Day O'Connor 8
D.C. Court Of Appeals v. Feldman 81-1335 12/08/1982 03/23/1983 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8-1
Pa. Bureau Of Correction v. U.S. Marshals 84-489 10/15/1985 11/18/1985 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8-1
Catholic Conf. v. Abortion Rights Mobilization 87-416 04/18/1988 06/20/1988 Anthony M. Kennedy 8-1
Flora v. United States 492 05/20/1958 06/16/1958 Earl Warren 8-1
Kramer v. Caribbean Mills 156 01/23/1969 05/05/1969 John M. Harlan 8
Wachovia Bank v. Schmidt 04-1186 11/28/2005 01/17/2006 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 8
Harmon v. Brucker 80 01/14/1958 03/03/1958 8-1
Gray v. Sanders 112 01/17/1963 03/18/1963 William O. Douglas 8-1
City Of Kenosha v. Bruno 72-658 04/18/1973 06/11/1973 William H. Rehnquist 9