2002 term United States Supreme Court opinions of Stephen Breyer

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The table below lists all opinions filed by Associate Justice Stephen Breyer during the 2002 term of the Supreme Court of the United States, which lasted from October 7, 2002 until October 5, 2003. This was the ninth term of Breyer’s tenure on the Court. Stephen Breyer, SCOTUS photo portrait.jpg
Stephen Breyer 2002 term statistics
8
Majority or Plurality
3
Concurrence
0
Other
6
Dissent
3
Concurrence/dissent Total = 20
Bench opinions = 19 Opinions relating to orders = 1 In-chambers opinions = 0
Unanimous decisions: 2 Most joined by: Ginsburg (9) Least joined by: Thomas (4)
Case Issue Joined by


Howsam v. Dean Witter Reynolds, Inc.
537 U.S. 79 (2002)
Rehnquist, Stevens, Scalia, Kennedy, Souter, Ginsburg


Eldred v. Ashcroft
537 U.S. 186 (2003)


United States v. Jimenez Recio
537 U.S. 270 (2003)
Rehnquist, O'Connor, Scalia, Kennedy, Souter, Thomas, Ginsburg


Meyer v. Holley
537 U.S. 280 (2003)
Unanimous


FCC v. NextWave Personal Communications, Inc.
537 U.S. 293 (2003)


Foster v. Florida
537 U.S. 990 (2002)
Breyer dissented from the Court's denial of certiorari.


Ewing v. California
538 U.S. 11 (2003)
Stevens, Souter, Ginsburg


Norfolk & Western R. Co. v. Ayers
538 U.S. 135 (2003)


Archer v. Warner
538 U.S. 314 (2003)
Rehnquist, O'Connor, Scalia, Kennedy, Souter, Ginsburg


Dole Food Co. v. Patrickson
538 U.S. 468 (2003)
O'Connor


Demore v. Kim
538 U.S. 510 (2003)


Pharmaceutical Research and Mfrs. of America v. Walsh
538 U.S. 644 (2003)


National Park Hospitality Assn. v. Department of Interior
538 U.S. 803 (2003)
O'Connor


Fitzgerald v. Racing Association of Central Iowa
539 U.S. 103 (2003)
Unanimous


Sell v. United States
539 U.S. 166 (2003)
Rehnquist, Stevens, Kennedy, Souter, Ginsburg


United States v. American Library Association, Inc.
539 U.S. 194 (2003)


Gratz v. Bollinger
539 U.S. 244 (2003)


Green Tree Financial Corp. v. Bazzle
539 U.S. 444 (2003)
Scalia, Thomas, Ginsburg


Stogner v. California
539 U.S. 607 (2003)
Stevens, O'Connor, Souter, Ginsburg


Nike, Inc. v. Klasky
539 U.S. 654 (2003)
O'Connor
Breyer dissented from the Court's dismissal of certiorari as improvidently granted.


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