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Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Author Votesort icon
City Of Kenosha v. Bruno 72-658 04/18/1973 06/11/1973 William H. Rehnquist 9
Brown v. Chote 71-1583 02/22/1973 05/07/1973 Warren E. Burger 9
Republic of Argentina v. Weltover, Inc. 91-763 04/01/1992 06/12/1992 Antonin Scalia 9
Textron Lycoming v. United Automobile Workers 97-463 02/23/1998 05/18/1998 Antonin Scalia 9
United States v. Beggerly 97-731 04/27/1998 06/08/1998 William H. Rehnquist 9
Lexecon, Inc. v. Milberg Weiss Bershad Hynes and Lerach 96-1482 11/10/1997 03/03/1998 David H. Souter 9
Wisconsin Department of Corrections v. Schacht 97-461 04/20/1998 06/22/1998 Stephen G. Breyer 9
California v. Deep Sea Research 96-1400 12/01/1997 04/22/1998 Sandra Day O'Connor 9
Arkansas v. Farm Credit Services 95-1918 04/21/1997 06/02/1997 Anthony M. Kennedy 9
Caterpillar Inc. v. Lewis 95-1263 11/12/1996 12/10/1996 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 9
Thunder Basin Coal Co. v. Reich, Secretary Of Labor 92-896 10/05/1993 01/19/1994 Harry A. Blackmun 9
Kokkonen v. Guardian Life Insurance Company Of America 93-263 03/01/1994 05/16/1994 Antonin Scalia 9
Ruhrgas AG v. Marathon Oil Co. 98-470 03/22/1999 05/17/1999 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 9
National Farmers Union Ins. Cos. v. Crow Tribe 84-320 04/16/1985 06/03/1985 John Paul Stevens 9
Franchise Tax Bd. v. Laborers Vacation Trust 82-695 04/19/1983 06/24/1983 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
Metropolitan Life Ins. Co. v. Taylor 85-686 01/21/1987 04/06/1987 Sandra Day O'Connor 9
Burlington No. R. Co. v. Maintenance Employes 86-39 02/23/1987 04/28/1987 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9
FCC v. ITT World Communications, Inc. 83-371 03/21/1984 04/30/1984 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9
Fslic v. Ticktin 87-1865 02/27/1989 04/03/1989 John Paul Stevens 9
N. H. Fire Ins. Co. v. Scanlon 339 03/22/1960 04/25/1960 Hugo L. Black 9
Petrowski v. Hawkeye-Security Co. 469 03/07/1956 03/26/1956 9
Affronti v. United States 71 11/15/1955 12/05/1955 Stanley Reed 9
Civil Aeronautics Board v. Hermann 540 04/25/1957 05/06/1957 9
Schneider v. Rusk 251 02/18/1963 9
Jones v. Cunningham 77 12/03/1962 01/14/1963 Hugo L. Black 9
Stern v. South Chester Tube Co. 486 03/25/1968 04/22/1968 Hugo L. Black 9
Bailey v. Patterson 643 02/26/1962 9
Sailors v. Board Of Education 430 04/17/1967 05/22/1967 William O. Douglas 9
Dusch v. Davis 724 04/18/1967 05/22/1967 William O. Douglas 9
Dept. Of Employment v. U.S. 78 11/15/1966 12/12/1966 Abe Fortas 9
Exxon Mobil v. Saudi Basic Industries 03-1696 02/23/2005 03/30/2005 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 9
Lincoln Property Co. v. Roche 04-712 10/11/2005 11/29/2005 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 9
Marshall v. Marshall 04-1544 02/28/2006 05/01/2006 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 9
Lewis v. Lewis & Clark Marine 99-1331 11/29/2000 02/21/2001 Sandra Day O'Connor 9
Breuer v. Jim's Concrete 02-337 04/02/2003 05/19/2003 David H. Souter 9
Dole Food Co. v. Patrickson 01-593 01/22/2003 04/22/2003 Anthony M. Kennedy 9
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
Jerome B. Grubart Inc. v. Great Lakes Dredge and Dock 93-762 10/12/1994 02/22/1995 David H. Souter 7