Editor's Note :

Editor's Note :

On Monday we expect the Court to issue orders from the June 23 Conference at 9:30 a.m. and opinions in one or more argued cases at 10 a.m. We will begin live-blogging at 9 a.m.
The blog is hosting a symposium on the Court's opinion in Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin.
The blog is also hosting a symposium on the Court's ruling in United States v. Texas.

Statistics


Our most recent Stat Pack covers all action taken by the Supreme Court during October Term 2014, and you can find it here (published June 30, 2015). 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 10 9 10 9 10 11 10 69
Roberts 1 1 1 1 1 5
Scalia 1 1 2
Kennedy 1 1 2 1 1 2 1 9
Thomas 1 1 1 2 1 1 7
Ginsburg 1 1 1 1 1 2 1 8
Breyer 1 1 2 1 1 1 7
Alito 1 1 1 2 1 1 7
Sotomayor 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 7
Kagan 1 1 1 1 1 2 7
Per Curiam 1 1
Dismissed 1 1
Consolidated 1 1
Aff’d 4-4 1 1 1 1 4
Remaining 2 1 3
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 3 3% 1 1 50% 50%
CA2 6 7% 4 2 67% 33%
CA3 3 3% 1 2 33% 67%
CA4 6 7% 3 2 60% 40%
CA5 9 10% 1 4 20% 80%
CA6 3 3% 1 3 25% 75%
CA7 2 2%
CA8 7 8% 4 0 100% 0%
CA9 12 14% 2 8 20% 80%
CA10 4 5% 1 3 25% 75%
CA11 3 3% 0 3 0% 100%
CADC 4 5% 2 2 50% 50%
CAFC 4 5% 1 3 25% 75%
State 18 20% 2 13 13% 87%
Dist. Court 3 3% 3 0 100% 0%
Orig. 1 1% 100% 0% 1 0
Total 89 27 45 38% 63%

 

Voting relationships

Justice Agreement in full, in part, or in judgment
AS AMK CT RBG SGB SAA SMS EK
JGR 88% 90% 76% 81% 87% 84% 81% 87%
AS 82% 88% 71% 82% 94% 65% 82%
AMK 74% 86% 91% 85% 80% 94%
CT 66% 71% 81% 65% 69%
RBG 86% 75% 90% 89%
SGB 79% 84% 94%
SAA 69% 82%
SMS 81%
EK
Term Snapshot
Awards