2007 term United States Supreme Court opinions of John Paul Stevens

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The table below lists all opinions filed by Associate Justice John Paul Stevens during the 2007 term of the Supreme Court of the United States, which began on October 1, 2007 and concluded September 30, 2008. This was the thirty-third term of Stevens' tenure on the Court. John Paul Stevens, SCOTUS photo portrait.jpg
John Paul Stevens 2007 term statistics
7
Majority or Plurality
8
Concurrence
3
Other
11
Dissent
4
Concurrence/dissent Total = 33
Bench opinions = 28 Opinions relating to orders = 5 In-chambers opinions = 0
Unanimous decisions: 0 Most joined by: Souter, Ginsburg (13) Least joined by: Thomas (4)
Case Issue Joined by


Allen v. Siebert
552 U.S. 3 (2007)
Ginsburg


Gall v. United States
552 U.S. 38 (2007)
Roberts, Scalia, Kennedy, Souter, Ginsburg, Breyer


Wright v. Van Patten
552 U.S. 120 (2008)


John R. Sand & Gravel Co. v. United States
552 U.S. 130 (2008)
Ginsburg


Stoneridge Investment Partners, LLC v. Scientific-Atlanta, Inc.
552 U.S. 148 (2008)
Souter, Ginsburg


New York State Bd. of Elections v. Lopez Torres
552 U.S. 196 (2008)
Souter


LaRue v. DeWolff, Boberg & Associates, Inc.
552 U.S. 248 (2008)
Souter, Ginsburg, Breyer, Alito


Danforth v. Minnesota
552 U.S. 264 (2008)
Scalia, Souter, Thomas, Ginsburg, Breyer, Alito


Riegel v. Medtronic, Inc.
552 U.S. 312 (2008)


Medellin v. Texas
552 U.S. 491 (2008)


Hall Street Associates, L. L. C. v. Mattel, Inc.
552 U.S. 576 (2008)
Federal Arbitration Act Kennedy


New Jersey v. Delaware
552 U.S. 597 (2008)


Emmett v. Kelly
552 U.S. 942 (2007)
Ginsburg
Stevens filed a statement respecting the denial of certiorari.


Baze v. Rees
553 U.S. 35 (2008)
Eighth Amendment: death penalty: lethal injection


Crawford v. Marion County Election Bd.
553 U.S. 181 (2008)
Roberts, Kennedy


United States v. Ressam
553 U.S. 272 (2008)
Roberts, Kennedy, Souter, Ginsburg, Alito; Scalia, Thomas (in part)


United States v. Williams
553 U.S. 285 (2008)
Breyer


Department of Revenue of Ky. v. Davis
553 U.S. 328 (2008)


Riley v. Kennedy
553 U.S. 406 (2008)
Souter


United States v. Santos
553 U.S. 507 (2008)


Engquist v. Oregon Dept. of Agriculture
553 U.S. 591 (2008)
Souter, Ginsburg


Irizarry v. United States
553 U.S. 708 (2008)
Roberts, Scalia, Thomas, Alito


Republic of Philippines v. Pimentel
553 U.S. 851 (2008)


Velazquez v. Arizona
553 U.S. 1014 (2008)
Stevens filed a statement respecting the Court's denial of certiorari, stating that, while he agreed with denial, this did not constitute an opinion on the merits.


Frazier v. Ohio
553 U.S. 1015 (2008)
Stevens filed a statement respecting the Court's denial of certiorari, stating that, while he agreed with denial, this did not constitute an opinion on the merits.


Emmett v. Johnson
553 U.S. 1051 (2008)
Death penalty Souter, Ginsburg
Stevens dissented from the Court's granting of a motion to vacate a stay of execution of a sentence of death.


Green v. Johnson
553 U.S. 1076 (2008)
Death penalty Ginsburg
Stevens dissented from the Court's denial of a stay of execution of sentence of death, and from the Court's denial of certiorari.


Chamber of Commerce of United States v. Brown
554 U.S. 60 (2008)
Roberts, Scalia, Kennedy, Souter, Thomas, Alito


Exxon Shipping Co. v. Baker
554 U.S. 471 (2008)


Morgan Stanley Capital Group Inc. v. Public Util. Dist. No. 1 of Snohomish Cty.
554 U.S. 527 (2008)
Souter


District of Columbia v. Heller
554 U.S. 570 (2008)
Second Amendment Souter, Ginsburg, Breyer


Davis v. Federal Election Comm'n
554 U.S. 724 (2008)
Campaign finance reform Souter, Ginsburg, Breyer (in part)


Medellín v. Texas
554 U.S. 759 (2008)
Death penalty
Stevens dissented from the Court's per curiam denial of an application for a stay of execution of sentence of death and a petition for a writ of habeas corpus.

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