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Case Docket No. Arguedsort icon Decided Majority Author Vote
Bibles v. Oregon Natural Desert Ass'n 96-713 02/18/1997 9
St. Regis Paper Co. v. United States 47 11/09/1961 12/11/1961 Tom C. Clark 6-3
Epa v. Mink 71-909 11/09/1972 01/22/1973 Byron R. White 5-3
Renegotiation Board v. Bannercraft Co. 72-822 10/17/1973 02/19/1974 Harry A. Blackmun 5-4
Renegotiation Board v. Grumman Aircraft 73-1316 01/14/1975 04/28/1975 Byron R. White 7-1
NLRB v. Sears, Roebuck & Co. 73-1233 01/14/1975 04/28/1975 Byron R. White 8
Faa Administrator v. Robertson 74-450 04/15/1975 06/24/1975 Warren E. Burger 7-2
Dept. Of Air Force v. Rose 74-489 10/08/1975 04/21/1976 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-3
NLRB v. Robbins Tire & Rubber Co. 77-911 04/26/1978 06/15/1978 Thurgood Marshall 9
Chrysler Corp. v. Brown 77-922 11/08/1978 04/18/1979 William H. Rehnquist 9
Federal Open Market Committee v. Merrill 77-1387 12/06/1978 06/27/1979 Harry A. Blackmun 7-2
Forsham v. Harris 78-1118 10/31/1979 03/03/1980 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
Kissinger v. Reporters Committee 78-1088 10/31/1979 03/03/1980 William H. Rehnquist 5-2
Gte Sylvania, Inc. v. Consumers Union 78-1248 11/28/1979 03/19/1980 Thurgood Marshall 9
Consumer Product Safety Comm'n v. Gte Sylvania 79-521 04/14/1980 06/09/1980 William H. Rehnquist 9
Upjohn Co. v. United States 79-886 11/05/1980 01/13/1981 William H. Rehnquist 9
Weinberger v. Catholic Action Of Hawaii 81-1377 10/13/1981 12/01/1981
Baldrige v. Shapiro 80-1436 12/02/1981 02/24/1982 Warren E. Burger 9
Fbi v. Abramson 80-1735 01/11/1982 05/24/1982 Byron R. White 5-4
Department Of State v. Washington Post Co. 81-535 03/31/1982 05/17/1982 William H. Rehnquist 9
Ftc v. Grolier Inc. 82-372 03/29/1983 06/06/1983 Byron R. White 9
United States v. Weber Aircraft Corp. 82-1616 01/11/1984 03/20/1984 John Paul Stevens 9
FCC v. ITT World Communications, Inc. 83-371 03/21/1984 04/30/1984 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9
Cia v. Sims 83-1075 12/04/1984 04/16/1985 Warren E. Burger 9
Societe Nat. Ind. Aero. v. U.S. Dist. Court 85-1695 01/14/1987 06/15/1987 John Paul Stevens 9
Church Of Scientology Of California v. Irs 86-472 10/05/1987 11/10/1987 William H. Rehnquist 6
U.S. Dept. Of Justice v. Reporters Committee 87-1379 12/07/1988 03/22/1989 John Paul Stevens 9
Public Citizen v. Department Of Justice 88-429 04/17/1989 06/21/1989 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8
Department Of Justice v. Tax Analysts 88-782 04/24/1989 06/23/1989 Thurgood Marshall 8-1
John Doe Agency v. John Doe Corp. 88-1083 10/02/1989 12/11/1989 Harry A. Blackmun 6-3
United States Department Of State v. Ray 90-747 10/09/1991 12/16/1991 John Paul Stevens 8
United States Department Of Justice v. Landano 91-2054 02/24/1993 05/24/1993 Sandra Day O'Connor 9
United States Department Of Defense v. Federal Labor Relations Authority 92-1223 11/08/1993 02/23/1994 Clarence Thomas 9
Dept of Interior v. Klamath Water Users Protect. Assoc. 99-1871 01/10/2001 03/05/2001 David H. Souter 9
National Archives and Records Administration v. Favish 02-954 12/03/2003 03/30/2004 Anthony M. Kennedy 9
Intel Corp. v. Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. 02-572 04/20/2004 06/21/2004 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 7-1
Cheney v. U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia 03-475 04/27/2004 06/24/2004 Anthony M. Kennedy 7-2