2007 term United States Supreme Court opinions of Ruth Bader Ginsburg

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The 2007 term of the Supreme Court of the United States began October 1, 2007 and concluded September 30, 2008. This was the fifteenth term of Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's tenure on the Court. Ruth Bader Ginsburg official SCOTUS portrait.jpg
Ruth Bader Ginsburg 2007 term statistics
8
Majority or Plurality
4
Concurrence
0
Other
4
Dissent
3
Concurrence/dissent Total = 19
Bench opinions = 19 Opinions relating to orders = 0 In-chambers opinions = 0
Unanimous opinions: 3 Most joined by: Souter (9) Least joined by: Thomas (6)
Type Case Citation Issues Joined by Other opinions
1-01



Logan v. United States 552 U.S. 23 (2007)

Unanimous
2-02



Watson v. United States 552 U.S. 74 (2007)

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Souter
1-03



Kimbrough v. United States 552 U.S. 85 (2007)

Roberts, Stevens, Scalia, Kennedy, Souter, Breyer
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Scalia
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Thomas
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Alito
4-04



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

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Breyer
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Stevens
4-05



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

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Scalia
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Stevens
1-06



Preston v. Ferrer 552 U.S. 346 (2008)

Roberts, Stevens, Scalia, Kennedy, Souter, Breyer, Alito
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Thomas
2-07



Rowe v. New Hampshire Motor Transp. Assn. 552 U.S. 364 (2008)

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Breyer
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Scalia
1-08



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

original jurisdiction  • border dispute Roberts, Kennedy, Souter, Thomas; Stevens (in part)
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Stevens
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Scalia
4-09



Baze v. Rees 553 U.S. 35 (2008)

Eighth Amendment  • death penalty  • lethal injection Souter
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Roberts
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Stevens
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Thomas
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Alito
1-10



Burgess v. United States 553 U.S. 124 (2008)

Unanimous
2-11



Virginia v. Moore 553 U.S. 164 (2008)

Fourth Amendment
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Scalia
1-12



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

Roberts, Scalia, Kennedy, Thomas, Breyer, Alito
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Stevens
1-13



Taylor v. Sturgell 553 U.S. 880 (2008)

Unanimous
1-14



Greenlaw v. United States 554 U.S. 237 (2008)

Roberts, Scalia, Kennedy, Souter, Thomas
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Breyer
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Alito
3-15



Plains Commerce Bank v. Long Family Land and Cattle Co., Inc. 554 U.S. 316 (2008)

Stevens, Souter, Ginsburg
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Roberts
3-16



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

Due Process Clause  • punitive damages
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Scalia
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Stevens
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Breyer
2-17



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

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Stevens
3-18



Davis v. Federal Election Comm'n 554 U.S. 724 (2008)

campaign finance reform Breyer
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Alito
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Stevens
4-19



Medellín v. Texas 554 U.S. 759 (208)

death penalty
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per curiam
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Stevens
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Souter
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Breyer
Ginsburg 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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