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Case Docket No. Arguedsort icon Decided Majority Author Vote
Employment Division v. Smith 86-946 12/08/1987 04/27/1988 John Paul Stevens 5-3
Webster v. Doe 86-1294 01/12/1988 06/15/1988 William H. Rehnquist 6-2
United States v. Providence Journal Co. 87-65 01/20/1988 05/02/1988 Harry A. Blackmun 6-2
Torres v. Oakland Scavenger Co. 86-1845 02/23/1988 06/24/1988 Thurgood Marshall 8-1
Bethesda Hospital Assn. v. Bowen 86-1764 02/29/1988 04/04/1988 Anthony M. Kennedy 9
Stewart Organization, Inc. v. Ricoh Corp. 86-1908 02/29/1988 06/20/1988 Thurgood Marshall 8-1
Patterson v. Mclean Credit Union 87-107 02/29/1988 06/15/1989 Anthony M. Kennedy 5-4
Budinich v. Becton Dickinson & Co. 87-283 03/21/1988 05/23/1988 Antonin Scalia 9
Van Cauwenberghe v. Biard 87-336 03/21/1988 06/13/1988 Thurgood Marshall 9
Catholic Conf. v. Abortion Rights Mobilization 87-416 04/18/1988 06/20/1988 Anthony M. Kennedy 8-1
Christianson v. Colt Industries Operating Corp. 87-499 04/18/1988 06/17/1988 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9
U.S. Postal Service v. Letter Carriers 87-59 04/20/1988 04/27/1988 9
Bowen v. Massachusetts 87-712 04/20/1988 06/29/1988 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Pittston Coal Group v. Sebben 87-821 10/03/1988 12/06/1988 Antonin Scalia 5-4
Beech Aircraft Corp. v. Rainey 87-981 10/04/1988 12/12/1988 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Bowen v. Georgetown University Hospital 87-1097 10/11/1988 12/12/1988 Anthony M. Kennedy 9
Harbison-Walker Refractories, v. Brieck 87-271 10/31/1988 12/12/1988 9
Coit Independence Joint Venture v. Fslic 87-996 11/01/1988 03/21/1989 Sandra Day O'Connor 9
Texas Monthly, Inc. v. Bullock 87-1245 11/01/1988 02/21/1989 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Mcnamara v. County, San Diego Dept., Soc. Ser. 87-5840 11/28/1988 12/06/1988 9
Osterneck v. Ernst & Whinney 87-1201 11/29/1988 02/21/1989 Anthony M. Kennedy 9
Mesa v. California 87-1206 12/06/1988 02/21/1989 Sandra Day O'Connor 9
Argentine Republic v. Amerada Hess Shipping 87-1372 12/06/1988 01/23/1989 William H. Rehnquist 9
Oring v. State Bar Of California 87-1224 01/10/1989 01/23/1989 9
Karahalios v. Federal Employees 87-636 01/17/1989 03/06/1989 Byron R. White 9
Midland Asphalt Corp. v. United States 87-1905 01/17/1989 03/28/1989 Antonin Scalia 9
Green v. Bock Laundry Machine Co. 87-1816 01/18/1989 05/22/1989 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Fslic v. Ticktin 87-1865 02/27/1989 04/03/1989 John Paul Stevens 9
Asarco Inc. v. Kadish 87-1661 02/27/1989 05/30/1989 Anthony M. Kennedy 6-2
American Foreign Service Assn. v. Garfinkel 87-2127 03/20/1989 04/18/1989 9
Frank v. Minnesota Newspaper Assn., Inc. 87-1956 03/22/1989 04/25/1989 6-3
Public Citizen v. Department Of Justice 88-429 04/17/1989 06/21/1989 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8
Lauro Lines S.R.L. v. Chasser 88-23 04/17/1989 05/22/1989 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9
Newman-Green, Inc. v. Alfonzo-Larrain 88-774 04/24/1989 06/12/1989 Thurgood Marshall 7-2
New Orleans Pub. Serv., Inc. v. New Orleans 88-348 04/25/1989 06/19/1989 Antonin Scalia 9
Hoffmann-LaRoche Inc. v. Sperling 88-1203 10/02/1989 12/11/1989 Anthony M. Kennedy 7-2
Spallone v. United States 88-854 10/02/1989 01/10/1990 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Pavelic & LeFlore v. Marvel Entertainment 88-791 10/02/1989 12/05/1989 Antonin Scalia 8-1
White v. United States 88-928 10/03/1989 10/16/1989 8-1
Hallstrom v. Tillamook County 88-42 10/04/1989 11/07/1989 Sandra Day O'Connor 7-2
FW/PBS, Inc. v. Dallas 87-2012 10/04/1989 01/09/1990 Sandra Day O'Connor 6-3
Missouri v. Jenkins 88-1150 10/30/1989 04/18/1990 Byron R. White 5-4
Franchise Tax Board Of California v. Alcan Aluminium 88-1400 11/01/1989 01/10/1990 Byron R. White 9
Ferens v. John Deere Co. 88-1512 11/06/1989 03/05/1990 Anthony M. Kennedy 5-4
Dole v. United Steel Workers of America 88-1434 11/06/1989 02/21/1990 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Carden v. Arkoma Associates 88-1476 11/07/1989 02/27/1990 Antonin Scalia 5-4
Kirkpatrick Co. v. Environmental Tectonics Corp. 87-2066 11/27/1989 01/17/1990 Antonin Scalia 9
Lewis v. Continental Bank Corp. 87-1955 11/28/1989 03/05/1990 Antonin Scalia 9
Wilder v. Virginia Hospital Assoc. 88-2043 01/09/1990 06/14/1990 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Whitmore v. Arkansas 88-7146 01/10/1990 04/24/1990 William H. Rehnquist 7-2