Sandra Day O'Connor

CaseDecisionDecision DateVote
McDermott International, Inc. v. WilanderWrote the majority opinionFebruary 19, 19919-0
United States v. R. Enterprises, Inc.Wrote the majority opinionJanuary 22, 19919-0
Michigan v. LucasWrote the majority opinionMay 20, 19917-2
Coleman v. ThompsonWrote the majority opinionJune 24, 19916-3
Mu'min v. VirginiaWrote a regular concurrenceMay 30, 19915-4
Melkonyan v. SullivanWrote the majority opinionJune 10, 19919-0
Riverside County v. McLaughlinWrote the majority opinionMay 13, 19915-4
Miles v. Apex Marine Corp.Wrote the majority opinionNovember 6, 19908-0
Florida v. BostickWrote the majority opinionJune 20, 19916-3
Leathers v. MedlockWrote the majority opinionApril 16, 19917-2
Hernandez v. New YorkWrote a special concurrenceMay 28, 19916-3
Pacific Mutual Life Insurance Co. v. HaslipWrote a dissentMarch 4, 19917-1
Rust v. SullivanWrote a dissent, joined Blackmun's dissentMay 23, 19915-4
Parker v. DuggerWrote the majority opinionJanuary 22, 19915-4
Feist Publications v. Rural Tel. Serv. Co.Wrote the majority opinionMarch 27, 19919-0
Touby v. United StatesWrote the majority opinionMay 20, 19919-0
Payne v. TennesseeWrote a regular concurrence, joined Scalia's concurrenceJune 27, 19916-3
FMC Corp. v. HollidayWrote the majority opinionNovember 27, 19907-1
Gregory v. AshcroftWrote the majority opinionJune 20, 19917-2
James M. Beam Distilling Co. v. GeorgiaWrote a dissentJune 20, 19916-3
Gentile v. State Bar Of NevadaWrote a regular concurrenceJune 27, 19915-4
Ingersoll-Rand Co. v. McclendonWrote the majority opinionDecember 3, 19909-0
Lampf v. GilbertsonWrote a dissent, joined Kennedy's dissentJune 20, 19915-4
Business Guides v. Chromatic Comm. EnterprisesWrote the majority opinionFebruary 26, 19915-4
Edmonson v. Leesville Concrete Co.Wrote a dissentJune 3, 19916-3

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