2013 term United States Supreme Court opinions of Antonin Scalia

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The table below lists all opinions filed by Associate Justice Antonin Scalia during the 2013 term of the Supreme Court of the United States, which began October 7, 2013 and will conclude October 5, 2014. This is the twenty-eighth term of Scalia's tenure on the Court. Antonin Scalia, SCOTUS photo portrait.jpg
Antonin Scalia 2013 term statistics (in progress)
8
Majority or Plurality
10
Concurrence
0
Other
6
Dissent
1
Concurrence/dissent Total = 25
Bench opinions = 23 Opinions relating to orders = 2 In-chambers opinions = 0
Unanimous opinions: 3 Most joined by: - Least joined by: -
Type Case Citation Issues Joined by Other opinions
2-01


Planned Parenthood of Greater Tex. Surgical Health Services v. Abbott 571 U.S. ___ (2013)

Thomas, Alito
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Breyer
Scalia concurred in the Court's denial of an application to vacate a stay.
1-02


United States v. Woods 571 U.S. ___ (2013)

partnership taxation  • economic substance  • Tax Equity and Fiscal Responsibility Act of 1982  • valuation-misstatement penalty Unanimous
1-03


Burrage v. United States 571 U.S. ___ (2014)

Controlled Substances Act  • sentence enhancement  • causation of drug-related death Roberts, Kennedy, Thomas, Breyer, Kagan; Alito (in part)
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Ginsburg
1-04


Sandifer v. United States Steel Corp. 571 U.S. ___ (2014)

Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938  • compensibility of employee time spent donning protective gear  • scope of collective bargaining Roberts, Kennedy, Thomas, Ginsburg, Breyer, Alito, Kagan; Sotomayor (in part)
3-05


Air Wisconsin Airlines Corp. v. Hoeper 571 U.S. ___ (2014)

Aviation and Transportation Security Act  • immunity to liability for defamation claims  • material falsity standard Thomas, Kagan
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Sotomayor
2-06


Fernandez v. California 571 U.S. ___ (2014)

Fourth Amendment  • warrantless searches  • consent of co-occupant to search
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Alito
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Thomas
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Ginsburg
1-07


Law v. Siegel 571 U.S. ___ (2014)

bankruptcy  • Chapter 7  • homestead exemption  • bankruptcy court sanctions for debtor misconduct Unanimous
2-08


Lawson v. FMR LLC 571 U.S. ___ (2014)

Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002  • whistleblower protection for subcontractor employees  • legislative intent Thomas
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Ginsburg
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Sotomayor
1-09


Lexmark Int'l, Inc. v. Static Control Components, Inc. 572 U.S. ___ (2014)

Lanham Act  • false advertising  • zone of interests Unanimous
2-10


United States v. Castleman 572 U.S. ___ (2014)

possession of firearms by those convicted of misdemeanor crimes of domestic violence
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Sotomayor
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Alito
2-11


Schuette v. BAMN 572 U.S. ___ (2014)

Michigan Civil Rights Initiative  • Fourteenth Amendment  • Equal Protection Clause  • racial preferences in college admission Thomas
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Kennedy
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Roberts
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Breyer
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Sotomayor
4-12


Prado Navarette v. California 572 U.S. ___ (2014)

Fourth Amendment  • reasonable suspicion  • traffic stop  • anonymous report of criminal activity Ginsburg, Sotomayor, Kagan
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Thomas
1-13


White v. Woodall 572 U.S. ___ (2014)

Fifth Amendment  • privilege against self-incrimination  • adverse inference from defendant's failure to testify  • limitations on habeas corpus  • unreasonable application of clearly established federal law Roberts, Kennedy, Thomas, Alito, Kagan
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Breyer
4-14


EPA v. EME Homer City Generation, L. P. 572 U.S. ___ (2014)

Clean Air Act  • national ambient air quality standards  • Good Neighbor Provision  • Cross-State Air Pollution Rule Thomas
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Ginsburg
4-15


Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community 572 U.S. ___ (2014)

Indian Gaming Regulatory Act  • tribal sovereign immunity
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Kagan
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Sotomayor
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Thomas
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Ginsburg
2-16


Bond v. United States 572 U.S. ___ (2014)

Chemical Weapons Convention Implementation Act of 1998 Thomas; Alito (in part)
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Roberts
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Thomas
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Alito
2-17


CTS Corp. v. Waldburger 573 U.S. ___ (2014)

statutory construction of federal preemption provisions Roberts, Thomas, Alito
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Kennedy
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Ginsburg
1-18


Republic of Argentina v. NML Capital, Ltd. 573 U.S. ___ (2014)

Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act  • postjudgment discovery of judgment debtor's extraterritorial assets Roberts, Kennedy, Thomas, Breyer, Alito, Kagan
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Ginsburg
4-19


Abramski v. United States 573 U.S. ___ (2014)

Gun Control Act of 1968  • failure to disclose purchase of firearm is on behalf of third party  • material misrepresentation Roberts, Thomas, Alito
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Kagan
4-20


Elmbrook School Dist. v. Doe 573 U.S. ___ (2014)

First Amendment  • Establishment Clause  • use of church as public school graduation venue
1-21


Utility Air Regulatory Group v. EPA 573 U.S. ___ (2014)

Clean Air Act  • regulation of greenhouse gases  • Prevention of Significant Deterioration permits for stationary pollution emitters Roberts, Kennedy; Thomas, Ginsburg, Breyer, Alito, Sotomayor, Kagan (in part)
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Breyer
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Alito
2-22


Loughrin v. United States 573 U.S. ___ (2014)

federal bank fraud  • intent to defraud a financial institution Thomas
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Kagan
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Alito
4-23


American Broadcasting Cos. v. Aereo, Inc. 573 U.S. ___ (2014)

copyright law  • digital redistribution of broadcast television  • right to publicly perform copyrighted works Thomas, Alito
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Breyer
2-24


McCullen v. Coakley 573 U.S. ___ (2014)

buffer zone around abortion clinics  • First Amendment  • free speech  • public forum doctrine  • content neutrality Kennedy, Thomas
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Roberts
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Alito
2-25


NLRB v. Noel Canning 573 U.S. ___ (2014)

recess appointments Roberts, Thomas, Alito
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Breyer

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