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Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Authorsort icon Vote
Ruhrgas AG v. Marathon Oil Co. 98-470 03/22/1999 05/17/1999 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 9
Exxon Mobil v. Saudi Basic Industries 03-1696 02/23/2005 03/30/2005 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 9
Wachovia Bank v. Schmidt 04-1186 11/28/2005 01/17/2006 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 8
Empire HealthChoice Assurance v. McVeigh 05-200 04/25/2006 06/15/2006 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 5-4
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
California v. Deep Sea Research 96-1400 12/01/1997 04/22/1998 Sandra Day O'Connor 9
Wilton v. Seven Falls Co. 94-562 03/27/1995 06/12/1995 Sandra Day O'Connor 8
Metropolitan Life Ins. Co. v. Taylor 85-686 01/21/1987 04/06/1987 Sandra Day O'Connor 9
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
Lewis v. Lewis & Clark Marine 99-1331 11/29/2000 02/21/2001 Sandra Day O'Connor 9
Affronti v. United States 71 11/15/1955 12/05/1955 Stanley Reed 9
Wisconsin Department of Corrections v. Schacht 97-461 04/20/1998 06/22/1998 Stephen G. Breyer 9
Primate Protection League v. Tulane Ed. Fund 90-89 03/20/1991 05/20/1991 Thurgood Marshall 8
Burlington No. R. Co. v. Okla. Tax Comm'n 86-337 03/25/1987 04/28/1987 Thurgood Marshall 9
Carnegie-Mellon Univ. v. Cohill 86-1021 11/10/1987 01/20/1988 Thurgood Marshall 5-3
Duke Power Co. v. Carolina En v. Study Group 77-262 03/20/1978 06/26/1978 Warren E. Burger 6-3
Mathews v. Weber 74-850 11/04/1975 01/14/1976 Warren E. Burger 8
Brown v. Chote 71-1583 02/22/1973 05/07/1973 Warren E. Burger 9
Weinberger v. Salfi 74-214 03/19/1975 06/26/1975 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Pasadena City Bd. Of Education v. Spangler 75-164 04/27/1976 06/28/1976 William H. Rehnquist 6-2
City Of Kenosha v. Bruno 72-658 04/18/1973 06/11/1973 William H. Rehnquist 9
United States v. Beggerly 97-731 04/27/1998 06/08/1998 William H. Rehnquist 9
Heckler v. Ringer 82-1772 02/27/1984 05/14/1984 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Spallone v. United States 88-854 10/02/1989 01/10/1990 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Guam v. Olsen 76-439 03/29/1977 05/23/1977 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
D.C. Court Of Appeals v. Feldman 81-1335 12/08/1982 03/23/1983 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8-1
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. Maintenance Employes 86-39 02/23/1987 04/28/1987 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9
Plumbers & Pipefitters v. Plumbers & Pipefitters 80-710 04/29/1981 06/22/1981 William J. Brennan, Jr. 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
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
Gray v. Sanders 112 01/17/1963 03/18/1963 William O. Douglas 8-1