Cases by Issue - Standing to Sue

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Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Authorsort icon Vote
Thompson v. Thompson 86-964 10/06/1987 01/12/1988 Thurgood Marshall 8
Jenkins v. Mckeithen 548 03/25/1969 06/09/1969 Thurgood Marshall 5-3
Benton v. Maryland 201 12/12/1968 06/23/1969 Thurgood Marshall 6-2
Ohio Forestry Association, Inc.v. Sierra Club 97-16 02/25/1998 05/18/1998 Stephen G. Breyer 9
FEC v. Akins 96-1590 01/14/1998 06/01/1998 Stephen G. Breyer 6-3
Utah v. Evans 01-714 03/27/2002 06/20/2002 Stephen G. Breyer 5-4
U.S. v. Storer Broadcasting Co. 94 02/28/1956 05/21/1956 Stanley Reed 7-2
United States v. California 91-2003 02/23/1993 04/26/1993 Sandra Day O'Connor 9
Meghrig v. KFC Western, Inc. 95-83 01/10/1996 03/19/1996 Sandra Day O'Connor 9
Blessing v. Freestone 95-1441 01/06/1997 04/21/1997 Sandra Day O'Connor 9
United States v. Hays 94-558 04/19/1995 06/29/1995 Sandra Day O'Connor 9
Allen v. Wright 81-757 02/29/1984 07/03/1984 Sandra Day O'Connor 5-3
FW/PBS, Inc. v. Dallas 87-2012 10/04/1989 01/09/1990 Sandra Day O'Connor 6-3
Karcher v. May 85-1551 10/06/1987 12/01/1987 Sandra Day O'Connor 8
Clapper v. Amnesty International USA 11-1025 10/29/2012 02/26/2013 Samuel A. Alito, Jr. 5-4
Friends of the Earth v. Laidlaw Environmental Services 98-822 10/12/1999 01/12/2000 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 7-2
Transamerica Mortgage Advisors, Inc. v. Lewis 77-1645 03/20/1979 11/13/1979 Potter Stewart 5-4
Passenger Corp. v. Passengers Assn. 72-1289 11/12/1973 01/09/1974 Potter Stewart 7-1
Sierra Club v. Morton 70-34 11/17/1971 04/19/1972 Potter Stewart 4-3
Investment Co. Institute v. Camp 61 12/14/1970 04/05/1971 Potter Stewart 6-2
United States v. Scrap 72-535 02/28/1973 06/18/1973 Potter Stewart 6-2
Cramp v. Bd. Of Public Instruction 72 10/16/1961 12/11/1961 Potter Stewart 9
Gladstone, Realtors v. Village Of Bellwood 77-1493 11/29/1978 04/17/1979 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 7-2
Warth v. Seldin 73-2024 03/17/1975 06/25/1975 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
Simon v. Eastern Ky. Welfare Rights Org. 74-1124 12/10/1975 06/01/1976 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8
Middlesex Cty. Sewerage Auth. v. Sea Clammers 79-1711 02/24/1981 06/25/1981 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 7-2
Cannon v. University Of Chicago 77-926 01/09/1979 05/14/1979 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Meese v. Keene 85-1180 12/02/1986 04/28/1987 John Paul Stevens 5-3
Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith v. Curran 80-203 11/02/1981 05/03/1982 John Paul Stevens 5-4
Bender v. Williamsport Area School Dist. 84-773 10/15/1985 03/25/1986 John Paul Stevens 5-4
McConnell v. Federal Election Commission 02-1674 09/08/2003 12/10/2003 John Paul Stevens 5-4
Elk Grove Unified School District v. Newdow 02-1624 03/24/2004 06/14/2004 John Paul Stevens 8
NAACP v. Alabama 91 01/15/1958 06/30/1958 John M. Harlan 9
DaimlerChrysler Corp. v. Cuno 04-1704 03/01/2006 05/15/2006 John G. Roberts, Jr. 9
Hardin v. Kentucky Utilities Co. 40 12/13/1967 01/16/1968 Hugo L. Black 6-1
Williams v. Rhodes 543 10/07/1968 10/15/1968 Hugo L. Black 6-3
Railroad Trans. Service v. Chicago 209 02/13/1967 03/27/1967 Hugo L. Black 8-1
Chicago v. Atchison, T. & S. F. R. Co. 103 03/05/1958 06/16/1958 Hugo L. Black 6-3
Wesberry v. Sanders 22 11/18/1963 02/17/1964 Hugo L. Black 6-3
United States Parole Comm'n v. Geraghty 78-572 10/02/1979 03/19/1980 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Ellis v. Dyson 73-130 11/12/1974 05/19/1975 Harry A. Blackmun 6-3
Singleton v. Wulff 74-1393 03/23/1976 07/01/1976 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Jackson Transit Authority v. Transit Union 81-411 04/21/1982 06/07/1982 Harry A. Blackmun 9
Diamond v. Charles 84-1379 11/05/1985 04/30/1986 Harry A. Blackmun 9
East River Steamship Corp. v. Transamerica Delaval Inc. 84-1726 01/21/1986 06/16/1986 Harry A. Blackmun 9
Universities Research Assn. v. Coutu 78-1945 11/10/1980 04/06/1981 Harry A. Blackmun 9
Longshoremen's Union v. Boyd 195 01/06/1954 03/08/1954 Felix Frankfurter 7-2
Poe v. Ullman 60 03/01/1961 06/19/1961 Felix Frankfurter 5-4
American Trucking Assns. v. U.S. 74 05/19/1960 06/27/1960 Earl Warren 9
Flast v. Cohen 416 03/12/1968 06/10/1968 Earl Warren 8-1