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Statistics


Our most recent Stat Pack covers all action taken by the Supreme Court through October Term 2013 and you can find it here (published June 30, 2014). 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 9 9 11 10 11 9 7 68
Roberts 1 1 1 1 4
Scalia 1 1 2 1 5
Kennedy 1 1 2
Thomas 1 1 1 3
Ginsburg 1 1 1 1 1 5
Breyer 1 1 1 1 2 6
Alito 1 1 1 1 4
Sotomayor 1 1 2 4
Kagan 1 1 1 1 1 5
Dismissed
Remaining 1 1 5 8 6 7 28
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 1 1% 0 1 0% 100%
CA3 2 3% 0 1 0% 100%
CA4 6 8% 2 1 67% 33%
CA5 8 11% 0 3 0% 100%
CA6 5 7% 1 3 25% 75%
CA7 3 4% 0 1 0% 100%
CA8 8 11% 1 5 17% 83%
CA9 16 22% 4 6 40% 60%
CA10 4 5% 0 2 0 100%
CA11 5 7% 0 4 0% 100%
CADC 4 5% 0 2 0 100%
CAFC 3 4% 1 1 50% 50%
State 5 7% 3 1 75% 25%
Dist. Court 2 3% 0 1 0% 100%
Orig. 1 1% 1 0 100% 0%
Total 74 14 32 30% 70%

 

Voting relationships

Justice Agreement in full, in part, or in judgment
AS AMK CT RBG SGB SAA SMS EK
JGR 78% 73% 69% 87% 91% 80% 84% 80%
AS 73% 82% 69% 75% 76% 67% 80%
AMK 73% 78% 82% 76% 84% 84%
CT 69% 64% 84% 58% 67%
RBG 91% 71% 89% 89%
SGB 80% 93% 91%
SAA 73% 69%
SMS 87%
EK
Term Snapshot
Awards