Editor's Note :

Editor's Note :

This week we are hosting a symposium on Christie v. NCAA, a challenge to the federal sports-betting ban. Contributions are available at this link.

Statistics


Our most recent Stat Pack can be found here (published June 28, 2017). Previous editions of the Stat Pack can be found at the Stat Pack archive.

Dispositions by sitting (Major cases are in red)

 

Majority opinions authored by sitting

Oct. Nov. Dec. Jan. Feb. March April Total
Argued 8 9 7 9 7 11 13 64
Roberts 1 1 2 1 2 1 8
Kennedy 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 8
Thomas 1 1 1 1 1 2 7
Ginsburg 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 8
Breyer 1 2 1 1 2 1 8
Alito 1 1 1 2 2 7
Sotomayor 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 7
Kagan 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 7
Gorsuch 1 1
Remaining
Oct. Nov. Dec. Jan. Feb. March April Total

 

Pace of grants

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Pace of decisions

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Circuits

Total % Total Aff’d Rev % Aff’d % Rev’d
CA1 1 1% 1 0 100% 0%
CA2 5 7% 1 4 20% 80%
CA3 2 3% 0 2 0% 100%
CA4 2 3% 1 1 50% 50%
CA5 4 6% 2 2 50% 50%
CA6 7 10% 1 6 14% 86%
CA7 2 3% 0 2 0 100%
CA8 2 3% 0 2 0% 100%
CA9 8 11% 1 7 13% 87%
CA10 3 4% 0 3 0% 100%
CA11 5 7% 2 3 40% 60%
CADC 3 4% 1 2 33% 67%
CAFC 7 10% 1 6 14% 86%
State 17 24% 3 14 18% 82%
Dist. Court 3 4% 1 2 33% 67%
Orig. N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total 71 100% 15 56
21%  79%

 

Voting relationships

Justice Agreement in full, in part, or in judgment
AMK CT RBG SGB SAA SMS EK NMG
JGR 91% 83% 83% 89% 91% 85% 91% 100%
AMK 79% 83% 94% 87% 85% 91% 100%
CT 70% 77% 91% 79% 78% 100%
RBG 85% 74% 94% 91% 100%
SGB 81% 87% 93% 100%
SAA 77% 85% 100%
SMS 93% 80%
EK 100%
NMG
Term Snapshot
Awards