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Editor's Note :

We expect orders from the justices' May 25 conference on Tuesday at 9:30 a.m. There is also a possibility of opinions on Tuesday at 10 a.m. We will begin live-blogging at 9:25 a.m.

Statistics


Our most recent Stat Pack covers all action taken by the Supreme Court for October Term 2015, and you can find it here (published June 29, 2016). 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 5
Kennedy 1 1 1 3
Thomas 1 1 1 1 4
Ginsburg 1 1 1 1 4
Breyer 1 2 1 1 1 6
Alito 1 1 1 3
Sotomayor 1 1 1 1 1 5
Kagan 1 1 1 1 1 5
Remaining 1 1 3 3 8 13 29
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% 0 1 0% 100%
CA3 2 3% 0 1 0% 100%
CA4 2 3%
CA5 4 6% 1 1 50% 50%
CA6 6 9% 1 1 50% 50%
CA7 2 3% 0 1 0 100%
CA8 2 3% 0 1 0% 100%
CA9 10 14% 1 4 20% 80%
CA10 3 4% 0 2 0% 100%
CA11 5 7% 2 2 50% 50%
CADC 3 4% 1 1 50% 50%
CAFC 7 10% 0 4 0% 100%
State 16 23% 0 10 0% 100%
Dist. Court 2 3% 1 1 50% 50%
Orig. N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total 70 7 31 18% 82%

 

Voting relationships

Justice Agreement in full, in part, or in judgment
AMK CT RBG SGB SAA SMS EK NMG
JGR 89% 78% 81% 86% 89% 83% 89%
AMK 73% 82% 92% 84% 84% 89%
CT 66% 72% 89% 69% 73%
RBG 84% 71% 97% 92%
SGB 76% 87% 92%
SAA 73% 78%
SMS 95%
EK
NMG
Term Snapshot
Awards