David H. Souter

CaseDecisionDecision DateVote
United States v. MorrisonWrote a dissent, joined Breyer's dissentMay 15, 20005-4
Hill v. ColoradoWrote a regular concurrenceJune 28, 20006-3
Crosby v. National Foreign Trade CouncilWrote the majority opinionJune 19, 20009-0
Christensen v. Harris CountyWrote a regular concurrenceMay 1, 20006-3
Rotella v. WoodWrote the majority opinionFebruary 23, 20009-0
Troxel v. GranvilleWrote a special concurrenceJune 5, 20006-3
United States v. Martinez-SalazarWrote a regular concurrenceJanuary 19, 20009-0
Board of Regents Univ. Wisc. v. SouthworthWrote a special concurrenceMarch 22, 20009-0
Pegram v. HerdrichWrote the majority opinionJune 12, 20009-0
Garner v. JonesWrote a dissentMarch 28, 20006-3
Cortez Byrd Chips, Inc. v. Bill Harbert Constr. Co.Wrote the majority opinionMarch 21, 20009-0
Nixon v. Shrink Missouri Government PACWrote the majority opinionJanuary 24, 20006-3
Boy Scouts of America v. DaleWrote a dissent, joined Stevens' dissentJune 28, 20005-4
Erie v. Pap's A. M.Wrote a dissentMarch 29, 20006-3
Ohler v. United StatesWrote a dissentMay 22, 20005-4
Raleigh v. Illinois Dept. of RevenueWrote the majority opinionMay 30, 20009-0
Mitchell v. HelmsWrote a dissentJune 28, 20006-3
Gutierrez v. AdaWrote the majority opinionJanuary 19, 20009-0
Miller v. FrenchWrote a dissentJune 19, 20005-4
Smith v. RobbinsWrote a dissentJanuary 19, 20005-4
Roe v. Flores-OrtegaWrote a dissentFebruary 23, 20006-3
Johnson v. United StatesWrote the majority opinionMay 15, 20008-1
Heller v. DoeWrote a dissentJune 24, 19935-4
Church of the Lukumi Babalu Aye v. HialeahWrote a special concurrenceJune 11, 19939-0
Graham v. Collins, Director, Texas Department Of Criminal Justice, ...Wrote a dissentJanuary 25, 19935-4
Shaw v. RenoWrote a dissentJune 28, 19935-4
Keene Corp. v. United StatesWrote the majority opinionMay 24, 19938-1
Hartford Fire Insurance Co. v. CaliforniaWrote a dissentJune 28, 19935-4
Good Samaritan Hospital v. Shalala, Secretary Of Health And Human ServicesWrote a dissentJune 7, 19936-3
Brecht v. AbrahamsonWrote a dissent, joined White's dissentApril 21, 19935-4
Concrete Pipe & Products Of California, Inc. v. Construction Laborers ...Wrote the majority opinionJune 14, 19939-0
Saudi Arabia v. Nelson Et ux.Wrote the majority opinionMarch 23, 19936-3
Nixon v. United StatesWrote a special concurrenceJanuary 13, 19939-0
Withrow v. WilliamsWrote the majority opinionApril 21, 19935-4
Professional Real Estate Investors, Inc. v. Columbia Pictures ...Wrote a regular concurrenceMay 3, 19939-0
United States v. Edge Broadcasting Co., T/A Power 94Wrote a regular concurrenceJune 25, 19937-2
Reno, Attorney General v. Catholic Social Services, Inc.Wrote the majority opinionJune 18, 19936-3
Alexander v. United StatesWrote a dissentJune 28, 19935-4
St. Mary's Honor Center v. HicksWrote a dissentJune 25, 19935-4
Lincoln, Acting Director, Indian Health Service v. VigilWrote the majority opinionMay 24, 19939-0
Newark Morning Ledger Co., As Successor To The Herald Co. v. United StatesWrote a dissentApril 20, 19935-4
United States National Bank Of Oregon v. Independent Insurance Agents ...Wrote the majority opinionJune 7, 19939-0
Reves v. Ernst & YoungWrote a dissentMarch 3, 19937-2
Rowland, Former Director, California Department Of Corrections v. ...Wrote the majority opinionJanuary 12, 19935-4
United States v. DixonWrote a regular concurrence, joined White's concurrenceJune 28, 19935-4
United States v. Hill Et ux.Wrote the majority opinionJanuary 25, 19939-0
Burlington Northern Railroad Co. v. FordWrote the majority opinionJune 12, 19929-0
Wade v. United StatesWrote the majority opinionMay 18, 19929-0
Stringer v. Black, Commissioner, Mississippi Department Of CorrectionsWrote a dissentMarch 9, 19926-3
Lucas v. South Carolina Coast CouncilWrote a jurisdictional dissentJune 29, 19926-2
Int. Society for Krishna Consciousness v. LeeWrote a dissent, joined Kennedy's dissentJune 26, 19926-3
Gade, Director, Illinois Environmental Protection Agency v. National ...Wrote a dissentJune 18, 19925-4
Holmes v. Securities Investor Protection CorporationWrote the majority opinionMarch 24, 19929-0
United States Department Of Energy v. OhioWrote the majority opinionApril 21, 19926-3
American National Red Cross v. S.G. and A.E.Wrote the majority opinionJune 19, 19925-4
Wright, Warden v. WestWrote a special concurrenceJune 19, 19929-0
Holywell Corp. v. SmithWrote the majority opinionFebruary 25, 19929-0
United States v. BurkeWrote a special concurrenceMay 26, 19927-2
William "Sky" King v. St. Vincent's HospitalWrote the majority opinionDecember 16, 19918-0
Nationwide Mutual Insurance Co. v. DardenWrote the majority opinionMarch 24, 19929-0
United States v. Thompson/Center Arms Co.Wrote the judgment of the CourtJune 8, 19925-4
Lee v. WeismanWrote a regular concurrenceJune 24, 19925-4
Yee v. City Of Escondido, CaliforniaWrote a special concurrenceApril 1, 19929-0
Sochor v. FloridaWrote the majority opinionJune 8, 19925-4
Norman v. ReedWrote the majority opinionJanuary 14, 19927-1
Lee v. Int. Soc. for Krishna ConsciousnessWrote a special concurrence, joined Kennedy's concurrenceJune 26, 19925-4
Freeman v. PittsWrote a regular concurrenceMarch 31, 19928-0
Bray v. Alexandria ClinicWrote a special concurrenceJanuary 13, 19936-3
Doggett v. United StatesWrote the majority opinionJune 24, 19925-4
United States v. R. L. C.Wrote the majority opinionMarch 24, 19927-2
Melendez v. United StatesWrote a regular concurrenceJune 17, 19967-2
United Food Workers v. Brown Group Inc.Wrote the majority opinionMay 13, 19969-0
Lewis v. CaseyWrote a special concurrenceJune 24, 19968-1
Auciello Iron Works Inc. v. National Labor Relations BoardWrote the majority opinionJune 3, 19969-0
Montana v. EgelhoffWrote a dissent, joined O'Connor's dissentJune 13, 19965-4
Shaw v. HuntWrote a dissentJune 13, 19965-4
Denver Area Consortium v. FCCWrote a regular concurrenceJune 28, 19967-2
Bush v. VeraWrote a dissentJune 13, 19965-4
Koon v. United StatesWrote a dissentJune 13, 19965-4
United States v. Reorganized CF& I Fab. of UTWrote the majority opinionJune 20, 19969-0
Field v. MansWrote the majority opinionNovember 28, 19957-2
Seminole Tribe v. FloridaWrote a dissentMarch 27, 19965-4
United States v. WinstarWrote the judgment of the CourtJuly 1, 19967-2
United States v. NolandWrote the majority opinionMay 13, 19969-0
Fulton Corporation v. FaulknerWrote the majority opinionFebruary 21, 19969-0
Libretti v. United StatesWrote a regular concurrenceNovember 7, 19958-1
United States v. ArmstrongWrote a regular concurrenceMay 13, 19968-1
Markman v. Westview Instruments, Inc.Wrote the majority opinionApril 23, 19969-0
Carlisle v. United StatesWrote a regular concurrence, joined Ginsburg's concurrenceApril 29, 19967-2
Felker v. TurpinWrote a regular concurrence, joined Stevens' concurrenceJune 28, 19969-0
Bryan v. United StatesWrote a regular concurrenceJune 15, 19986-3
United States v. BestfoodsWrote the majority opinionJune 8, 19989-0
Geissal v. Moore Medical CorporationWrote the majority opinionJune 8, 19989-0
Hudson v. United StatesWrote a special concurrenceDecember 10, 19979-0
Sacramento v. LewisWrote the majority opinionMay 26, 19989-0
Fidelity Financial Services, Inc. v. FinkWrote the majority opinionJanuary 13, 19989-0
Penn. Board of Probation v. ScottWrote a dissentJune 22, 19985-4
Foster v. LoveWrote the majority opinionDecember 2, 19979-0
Brogan v. United StatesWrote a special concurrence, joined Ginsburg's concurrenceJanuary 26, 19987-2
Calderon v. ThompsonWrote a dissentApril 29, 19985-4
Phillips v. Washington Legal FoundationWrote a dissent, joined Breyer's dissentJune 15, 19985-4
City of Monroe v. United StatesWrote a dissent, joined Breyer's dissentNovember 17, 19977-2
Faragher v. City of Boca RatonWrote the majority opinionJune 26, 19987-2
Lexecon, Inc. v. Milberg Weiss Bershad Hynes and LerachWrote the majority opinionMarch 3, 19989-0
Hohn v. United StatesWrote a regular concurrenceJune 15, 19985-4
Breard v. GreeneWrote a special concurrenceApril 14, 19986-3
National Endowment for the Arts v. FinleyWrote a dissentJune 25, 19988-1
Beach v. Ocwen Federal BankWrote the majority opinionApril 21, 19989-0
Montana v. Crow Tribe of IndiansWrote a special concurrenceMay 18, 19989-0
United States v. BalsysWrote the majority opinionJune 25, 19987-2
New Jersey v. New YorkWrote the majority opinionMay 26, 19986-3
Idaho v. Coeur D'Alene Tribe of IdahoWrote a dissentJune 23, 19975-4
Vacco v. QuillWrote a special concurrenceJune 26, 19979-0
United States v. WellsWrote the majority opinionFebruary 26, 19978-1
Lawyer v. Department of JusticeWrote the majority opinionJune 25, 19975-4
Agostini v. FeltonWrote a dissent, joined Ginsburg's dissentJune 23, 19975-4
Timmons v. Twin Cities Area New PartyWrote a dissent, joined Stevens' dissentApril 28, 19976-3
General Motors Corp. v. TracyWrote the majority opinionFebruary 18, 19978-1
Lindh v. MurphyWrote the majority opinionJune 23, 19975-4
Bryan County, Oklahoma v. BrownWrote a dissentApril 28, 19975-4
Old Chief v. United StatesWrote the majority opinionJanuary 7, 19975-4
Glickman v. Wileman Brothers & ElliottWrote a dissentJune 25, 19975-4
Printz v. United StatesWrote a dissent, joined Stevens' dissentJune 27, 19975-4
City of Boerne v. FloresWrote a jurisdictional dissentJune 25, 19976-2
Raines v. ByrdWrote a special concurrenceJune 26, 19977-2
Suitum v. Tahoe Regional Planning AgencyWrote the majority opinionMay 27, 19979-0
United States v. LanierWrote the majority opinionMarch 31, 19979-0
Washington v. GlucksbergWrote a special concurrenceJune 26, 19979-0
Edmond v. United StatesWrote a special concurrenceMay 19, 19979-0
Metropolitan Stevedore Co. v. RamboWrote the majority opinionJune 19, 19976-3
Gollust v. MendellWrote the majority opinionJune 10, 19919-0
Cohen v. Cowles Media Co.Wrote a dissent, joined Blackmun's dissentJune 24, 19915-4
Astoria Federal S. & L. Ass'n. v. SoliminoWrote the majority opinionJune 10, 19919-0
Illinois v. KentuckyWrote the majority opinionMay 28, 19919-0
Barnes v. Glen Theatre Inc.Wrote a special concurrenceJune 21, 19915-4
Ford v. GeorgiaWrote the majority opinionFebruary 19, 19919-0
Yates v. EvattWrote the majority opinionMay 28, 19919-0
Payne v. TennesseeWrote a regular concurrenceJune 27, 19916-3
Virginia Bankshares, Inc. v. SandbergWrote the majority opinionJune 27, 19915-4
James M. Beam Distilling Co. v. GeorgiaWrote the judgment of the CourtJune 20, 19916-3
Burns v. United StatesWrote a dissentJune 13, 19915-4
Schad v. ArizonaWrote the majority opinionJune 21, 19915-4
Dalton, Secretary Of The Navy v. SpecterWrote a special concurrenceMay 23, 19949-0
Dolan v. City of TigardWrote a dissentJune 24, 19945-4
BFP v. Resolution Trust Corporation, As Receiver Of Imperial Federal ...Wrote a dissentMay 23, 19945-4
Madsen v. Women's Health Center, Inc.Wrote a regular concurrenceJune 30, 19946-3
Digital Equipment Corp. v. Desktop Direct Inc.Wrote the majority opinionJune 6, 19949-0
Security Services, Inc. v. Kmart Corp.Wrote the majority opinionMay 16, 19947-2
Director, Office Of Workers' Compensation Programs, Department Of Labor ...Wrote a dissentJune 20, 19946-3
Nichols v. United StatesWrote a special concurrenceJune 6, 19946-3
Waters v. ChurchillWrote a regular concurrenceMay 31, 19947-2
Consolidated Rail Corporation v. GottshallWrote a regular concurrenceJune 24, 19946-3
United States v. IrvineWrote the majority opinionApril 20, 19948-0
Weiss v. United StatesWrote a regular concurrenceJanuary 19, 19949-0
Albright v. OliverWrote a special concurrenceJanuary 24, 19947-2
Tuilaepa v. CaliforniaWrote a regular concurrenceJune 30, 19948-1
United States Department Of Defense v. Federal Labor Relations AuthorityWrote a regular concurrenceFebruary 23, 19949-0
Livadas v. Bradshaw, California Labor CommissionerWrote the majority opinionJune 13, 19949-0
Campbell v. Acuff-Rose MusicWrote the majority opinionMarch 7, 19949-0
C & A Carbone, Inc. v. Town Of Clarkstown, New YorkWrote a dissentMay 16, 19946-3
Board of Educ.Kiryas Joel Village School v. GrumetWrote the majority opinionJune 27, 19946-3
National Organization for Women (NOW) v. ScheidlerWrote a regular concurrenceJanuary 24, 19949-0
Davis v. United StatesWrote a special concurrenceJune 24, 19949-0
Custis v. United StatesWrote a dissentMay 23, 19946-3
Heck v. HumphreyWrote a special concurrenceJune 24, 19949-0
Simmons v. South CarolinaWrote a regular concurrenceJune 17, 19947-2
Farmer v. Brennan, WardenWrote the majority opinionJune 6, 19949-0
Johnson, Speaker Of The Florida House Of Representatives v. De GrandyWrote the majority opinionJune 30, 19947-2
American Dredging v. MillerWrote a regular concurrenceFebruary 23, 19947-2
Missouri v. JenkinsWrote a dissentJune 12, 19955-4
North Star Steel Co. v. ThomasWrote the majority opinionMay 30, 19959-0
Adarand Constructors v. PenaWrote a dissentJune 12, 19955-4
United States v. LopezWrote a dissent, joined Breyer's dissentApril 26, 19955-4
New York State Conference Of Blue Cross & Blue Shield Plans v. ...Wrote the majority opinionApril 26, 19959-0
Kyles v. Whitley, WardenWrote the majority opinionApril 19, 19955-4
Shalala, Secretary Of Health And Human Services v. WhitecottonWrote the majority opinionApril 18, 19959-0
Gutierrez De Martinez v. LamagnoWrote a dissentJune 14, 19955-4
Arizona v. EvansWrote a regular concurrence, joined O'Connor's concurrenceMarch 1, 19957-2
Capitol Square Review and Advisory Bd. v. PinetteWrote a regular concurrence, joined O'Connor's concurrenceJune 29, 19957-2
Rosenberger v. University of VirginiaWrote a dissentJune 29, 19955-4
Hurley v. Irish American GLIB AssociationWrote the majority opinionJune 19, 19959-0
Brown, Secretary Of Veterans Affairs v. GardnerWrote the majority opinionDecember 12, 19949-0
Oklahoma Tax Commission v. Jefferson Lines, Inc.Wrote the majority opinionApril 3, 19957-2
United States v. MezzanattoWrote a dissentJanuary 18, 19957-2
Nebraska v. WyomingWrote the majority opinionMay 30, 19958-1
Jerome B. Grubart Inc. v. Great Lakes Dredge and DockWrote the majority opinionFebruary 22, 19957-0
El Paso Natural Gas Co. v. NeztsosieWrote the majority opinionMay 3, 19999-0
Florida v. WhiteWrote a regular concurrenceMay 17, 19997-2
AT&T v. Iowa Utilities BoardWrote a dissentJanuary 25, 19997-1
Alden v. MaineWrote a dissentJune 23, 19995-4
Reno v. American-Arab Anti-Discrimination CommitteeWrote a dissentFebruary 24, 19998-1
Albertsons Inc. v. KirkingburgWrote the majority opinionJune 22, 19997-2
Clinton v. GoldsmithWrote the majority opinionMay 17, 19999-0
Bank of America v. 203 North LaSalle PartnershipWrote the majority opinionMay 3, 19998-1
California Dental Association v. Federal Trade CommissionWrote the majority opinionMay 24, 19995-4
Ortiz v. Fibreboard Corp.Wrote the majority opinionJune 23, 19997-2
O'Sullivan v. BoerckelWrote a regular concurrenceJune 7, 19996-3
Jones v. United StatesWrote the majority opinionMarch 24, 19995-4
Strickler v. GreeneWrote a dissentJune 17, 19997-2
Reno v. Bossier Parish School BoardWrote a dissentJanuary 24, 20005-4
Stewart v. LaGrandWrote a regular concurrenceMarch 3, 19998-0

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