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Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Author Vote
Aetna Life Insurance Co. v. Lavoie 84-1601 12/04/1985 04/22/1986 Warren E. Burger 8
Boykin v. Alabama 642 03/04/1969 06/02/1969 William O. Douglas 6-2
Caldwell v. Mississippi 83-6607 02/25/1985 06/11/1985 Thurgood Marshall 5-3
Construction Laborers v. Curry 87 11/07/1962 01/21/1963 Byron R. White 9
Costarelli v. Massachusetts 73-6739 03/17/1975 04/28/1975 8
Garrity v. New Jersey 13 11/10/1966 01/16/1967 William O. Douglas 5-4
Gotthilf v. Sills 50 10/24/1963 11/18/1963 6-3
Jinks v. Richland County 02-258 03/05/2003 04/22/2003 Antonin Scalia 9
Key v. Doyle 76-1057 10/05/1977 11/14/1977 Potter Stewart 5-4
Mercantile Nat. Bank v. Langdeau 14 02/27/1962 01/21/1963 Byron R. White 6-2
Metlakatla Indians v. Egan 326 05/18/1960 06/20/1960 Felix Frankfurter 6-3
Michigan v. Long 82-256 02/23/1983 07/06/1983 Sandra Day O'Connor 6-3
Mills v. Alabama 597 04/19/1966 05/23/1966 Hugo L. Black 9
Montana v. Jackson 81-1531 03/21/1983 8
N. A. A. C. P. v. Alabama 753 06/08/1959 8
NAACP v. Button 5 11/08/1961 01/14/1963 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
New York v. Class 84-1181 11/04/1985 02/25/1986 Sandra Day O'Connor 5-4
Palmore v. United States 72-11 02/21/1973 04/24/1973 Byron R. White 8-1
Posadas de Puerto Rico Ass. v. Tourism Co. of PR 84-1903 04/28/1986 07/01/1986 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Reece v. Georgia 112 11/09/1955 12/05/1955 Tom C. Clark 9
Teamsters Local v. Lucas Flour Co. 50 11/07/1961 03/05/1962 Potter Stewart 8-1
United Gas Co. v. Ideal Cement Co. 61 12/13/1961 03/19/1962 6-1