All Opinions from December Term 1870 of the U.S. Supreme Court

Texas v. Chiles

77 U.S. 127

Decided Monday, January 9, 1871
Opinion by Justice Samuel Nelson

77 U.S. 127

Feild v. Farrington

77 U.S. 141

Decided Tuesday, December 6, 1870
Opinion by Justice William Strong

77 U.S. 141

Dean v. Nelson

77 U.S. 158

Decided Tuesday, December 6, 1870
Opinion by Justice Joseph Bradley

77 U.S. 158

Downham v. Alexandria Council

77 U.S. 173

Decided Tuesday, December 6, 1870
Opinion by Justice Stephen Field

77 U.S. 173

The Kalorama

77 U.S. 204

Decided Monday, December 12, 1870
Opinion by Justice Nathan Clifford

77 U.S. 204

Cooper v. Reynolds

77 U.S. 308

Decided Tuesday, December 6, 1870
Opinion by Justice Samuel Miller

77 U.S. 308

Smith v. Stevens

77 U.S. 321

Decided Tuesday, December 6, 1870
Opinion by Justice David Davis

77 U.S. 321

Jones v. Andrews

77 U.S. 327

Decided Tuesday, December 6, 1870
Opinion by Justice Joseph Bradley

77 U.S. 327

The Farragut

77 U.S. 334

Decided Monday, December 12, 1870
Opinion by Justice Joseph Bradley

77 U.S. 334

Marble Co. v. Ripley

77 U.S. 339

Decided Monday, December 19, 1870
Opinion by Justice William Strong

77 U.S. 339

Hanrick v. Neely

77 U.S. 364

Decided Monday, December 12, 1870
Opinion by Justice David Davis

77 U.S. 364

Railroad Co. v. Trimble

77 U.S. 367

Decided Monday, December 12, 1870
Opinion by Justice Noah Swayne

77 U.S. 367

Barnard v. Kellogg

77 U.S. 383

Decided Monday, January 23, 1871
Opinion by Justice David Davis

77 U.S. 383

United States v. Hodson

No. 50
77 U.S. 395

Decided Tuesday, December 6, 1870
Opinion by Justice Noah Swayne

77 U.S. 395

Ducat v. Chicago

77 U.S. 410

Decided Monday, January 9, 1871
Opinion by Justice Samuel Nelson

77 U.S. 410

Masterson v. Herndon

77 U.S. 416

Decided Monday, December 12, 1870
Opinion by Justice Samuel Miller

77 U.S. 416

The Mabey

77 U.S. 419

Decided Monday, December 19, 1870
Opinion by Justice Samuel Nelson

77 U.S. 419

Campbell v. Wilcox

77 U.S. 421

Decided Monday, January 9, 1871
Opinion by Justice Stephen Field

77 U.S. 421

United States v. Vigil

77 U.S. 423

Decided Monday, December 12, 1870
Opinion by Justice Samuel Nelson

77 U.S. 423

Tappan v. Beardsley

77 U.S. 427

Decided Monday, January 9, 1871
Opinion by Justice Samuel Miller

77 U.S. 427

Kimball v. Collector

77 U.S. 436

Decided Monday, December 19, 1870
Opinion by Justice Nathan Clifford

77 U.S. 436

The Clinton Bridge

77 U.S. 454

Decided Monday, December 19, 1870
Opinion by Justice Samuel Nelson

77 U.S. 454

Corbett v. Nutt

77 U.S. 464

Decided Monday, January 9, 1871
Opinion by Justice Stephen Field

77 U.S. 464

Hannauer v. Woodruff

77 U.S. 482

Decided Monday, January 23, 1871
Opinion by Justice Samuel Nelson

77 U.S. 482

In re Paschal

77 U.S. 483

Decided Monday, January 23, 1871
Opinion by Justice Joseph Bradley

77 U.S. 483

Yates v. Milwaukee

77 U.S. 497

Decided Monday, January 16, 1871
Opinion by Justice Samuel Miller

77 U.S. 497

Messenger v. Mason

77 U.S. 507

Decided Monday, January 30, 1871
Opinion by Justice Samuel Nelson

77 U.S. 507

Railroad Co. v. McClure

77 U.S. 511

Decided Monday, January 23, 1871
Opinion by Justice Noah Swayne

77 U.S. 511

Coddington v. Richardson

77 U.S. 516

Decided Monday, January 9, 1871
Opinion by Justice Samuel Nelson

77 U.S. 516

Brobst v. Brock

77 U.S. 519

Decided Monday, January 30, 1871
Opinion by Justice William Strong

77 U.S. 519

Bethell v. Demaret

77 U.S. 537

Decided Monday, January 30, 1871
Opinion by Justice Samuel Nelson

77 U.S. 537

Ex parte Graham

77 U.S. 541

Decided Monday, January 9, 1871
Opinion by Justice Noah Swayne

77 U.S. 541

Baltimore v. Baltimore R. Co.

77 U.S. 543

Decided Monday, February 27, 1871
Opinion by Justice David Davis

77 U.S. 543

Pennsylvania v. Quicksilver Co.

77 U.S. 553

Decided Monday, January 23, 1871
Opinion by Justice Samuel Nelson

77 U.S. 553

The Daniel Ball

77 U.S. 557

Decided Monday, January 23, 1871
Opinion by Justice Stephen Field

77 U.S. 557

Liverpool Ins. Co. v. Massachusetts

77 U.S. 566

Decided Monday, February 6, 1871
Opinion by Justice Samuel Miller

77 U.S. 566

The Cotton Plant

77 U.S. 577

Decided Monday, January 9, 1871
Opinion by Justice William Strong

77 U.S. 577

Miller v. McKenzie

77 U.S. 582

Decided Monday, February 20, 1871
Opinion by Justice Samuel Nelson

77 U.S. 582

Stovall v. Banks

77 U.S. 583

Decided Monday, February 13, 1871
Opinion by Justice William Strong

77 U.S. 583

Stagg v. Insurance Co.

77 U.S. 589

Decided Monday, February 13, 1871
Opinion by Justice Samuel Miller

77 U.S. 589

Ward v. United States

77 U.S. 593

Decided Monday, February 6, 1871
Opinion by Justice David Davis

77 U.S. 593

Merchants' Bank v. State Bank

77 U.S. 604

Decided Monday, January 30, 1871
Opinion by Justice Noah Swayne

77 U.S. 604

Marsh v. Fulton County

77 U.S. 676

Decided Monday, February 13, 1871
Opinion by Justice Stephen Field

77 U.S. 676

Insurance Co. v. Dunham

78 U.S. 1

Decided Monday, March 27, 1871
Opinion by Justice Joseph Bradley

78 U.S. 1

Parmelee v. Lawrence

78 U.S. 36

Decided Monday, February 6, 1871
Opinion by Justice Samuel Nelson

78 U.S. 36

Virginia v. West Virginia

78 U.S. 39

Decided Monday, March 6, 1871
Opinion by Justice Samuel Miller

78 U.S. 39

Morgan v. Thornhill

78 U.S. 65

Decided Monday, February 27, 1871
Opinion by Justice Nathan Clifford

78 U.S. 65

The Protector

78 U.S. 82

Decided Monday, January 30, 1871
Opinion by Justice Samuel Nelson

78 U.S. 82

United States v. Tynen

78 U.S. 88

Decided Monday, April 10, 1871
Opinion by Justice Stephen Field

78 U.S. 88

New Albany v. Burke

78 U.S. 96

Decided Monday, April 10, 1871
Opinion by Justice William Strong

78 U.S. 96

Dows v. Chicago

78 U.S. 108

Decided Monday, February 27, 1871
Opinion by Justice Stephen Field

78 U.S. 108

Collector v. Day

78 U.S. 113

Decided Monday, April 3, 1871
Opinion by Justice Samuel Nelson

78 U.S. 113

Transportation Co. v. Downer

78 U.S. 129

Decided Monday, April 10, 1871
Opinion by Justice Stephen Field

78 U.S. 129

Amy v. Supervisors

78 U.S. 136

Decided Monday, March 27, 1871
Opinion by Justice Noah Swayne

78 U.S. 136

Farr v. Thompson

78 U.S. 139

Decided Monday, March 27, 1871
Opinion by Justice Noah Swayne

78 U.S. 139

Smith v. Sac County

78 U.S. 139

Decided Monday, March 27, 1871
Opinion by Justice Samuel Miller

78 U.S. 139

The Sapphire

78 U.S. 164

Decided Monday, April 3, 1871
Opinion by Justice Joseph Bradley

78 U.S. 164

Coal Co. v. Blatchford

78 U.S. 172

Decided Monday, April 17, 1871
Opinion by Justice Stephen Field

78 U.S. 172

United States v. O'Keefe

78 U.S. 178

Decided Monday, April 3, 1871
Opinion by Justice David Davis

78 U.S. 178

Leon v. Galceran

78 U.S. 185

Decided Monday, March 6, 1871
Opinion by Justice Nathan Clifford

78 U.S. 185

Generes v. Campbell

78 U.S. 193

Decided Monday, March 27, 1871
Opinion by Justice Noah Swayne

78 U.S. 193

Case v. Terrell

78 U.S. 199

Decided Monday, April 3, 1871
Opinion by Justice Samuel Miller

78 U.S. 199

Insurance Co. v. Treasurer

78 U.S. 204

Decided Monday, March 27, 1871
Opinion by Justice Joseph Bradley

78 U.S. 204

Insurance Co. v. Francis

78 U.S. 210

Decided Monday, March 6, 1871
Opinion by Justice David Davis

78 U.S. 210

May v. Le Claire

78 U.S. 217

Decided Monday, February 13, 1871
Opinion by Justice Noah Swayne

78 U.S. 217

The Fannie

78 U.S. 238

Decided Monday, March 27, 1871
Opinion by Justice William Strong

78 U.S. 238

Levy v. Stewart

78 U.S. 244

Decided Monday, March 20, 1871
Opinion by Justice Nathan Clifford

78 U.S. 244

Garnett v. United States

78 U.S. 256

Decided Monday, March 6, 1871
Opinion by Justice Noah Swayne

78 U.S. 256

McVeigh v. United States

78 U.S. 259

Decided Monday, March 6, 1871
Opinion by Justice Noah Swayne

78 U.S. 259

Miller v. United States

78 U.S. 268

Decided Monday, April 3, 1871
Opinion by Justice William Strong

78 U.S. 268

Tyler v. Defrees

78 U.S. 331

Decided Monday, April 10, 1871
Opinion by Justice Samuel Miller

78 U.S. 331

The Distilled Spirits

78 U.S. 356

Decided Monday, April 10, 1871
Opinion by Justice Joseph Bradley

78 U.S. 356

Bank v. Lanier

78 U.S. 369

Decided Monday, April 10, 1871
Opinion by Justice David Davis

78 U.S. 369

Dewing v. Sears

78 U.S. 379

Decided Monday, May 1, 1871
Opinion by Justice William Strong

78 U.S. 379

Rankin v. State

78 U.S. 380

Decided Monday, April 10, 1871
Opinion by Justice Joseph Bradley

78 U.S. 380

Edmondson v. Bloomshire

78 U.S. 382

Decided Monday, January 23, 1871
Opinion by Justice Nathan Clifford

78 U.S. 382

Bank of Leavenworth v. Hunt

78 U.S. 391

Decided Monday, May 1, 1871
Opinion by Justice Stephen Field

78 U.S. 391

Missouri v. Kentucky

78 U.S. 395

Decided Monday, March 27, 1871
Opinion by Justice David Davis

78 U.S. 395

The Montello

78 U.S. 411

Decided Monday, May 1, 1871
Opinion by Justice Stephen Field

78 U.S. 411

Moncure v. Zunts

78 U.S. 416

Decided Monday, April 17, 1871
Opinion by Justice Samuel Miller

78 U.S. 416

St. Louis v. Ferry Co.

78 U.S. 423

Decided Monday, May 1, 1871
Opinion by Justice Noah Swayne

78 U.S. 423

United States v. Howell

78 U.S. 432

Decided Monday, May 1, 1871
Opinion by Justice Samuel Miller

78 U.S. 432

Insurance Co. v. Weide

78 U.S. 438

Decided Monday, May 1, 1871
Opinion by Justice David Davis

78 U.S. 438

Meader v. Norton

78 U.S. 442

Decided Monday, April 17, 1871
Opinion by Justice Nathan Clifford

78 U.S. 442

Galveston R. Co. v. Cowdrey

78 U.S. 459

Decided Monday, May 1, 1871
Opinion by Justice Joseph Bradley

78 U.S. 459

Forsyth v. Woods

78 U.S. 484

Decided Monday, May 1, 1871
Opinion by Justice William Strong

78 U.S. 484

Eureka Co. v. Bailey Co.

78 U.S. 488

Decided Monday, May 1, 1871
Opinion by Justice Samuel Miller

78 U.S. 488

Stewart v. Kahn

78 U.S. 493

Decided Monday, April 10, 1871
Opinion by Justice Noah Swayne

78 U.S. 493

United States v. Wiley

78 U.S. 508

Decided Monday, May 1, 1871
Opinion by Justice William Strong

78 U.S. 508

Seymour v. Osborne

78 U.S. 516

Decided Monday, January 9, 1871
Opinion by Justice Nathan Clifford

78 U.S. 516

Halliday v. Hamilton

78 U.S. 560

Decided Monday, May 1, 1871
Opinion by Justice David Davis

78 U.S. 560

Steinbach v. Stewart

78 U.S. 566

Decided Monday, February 20, 1871
Opinion by Justice William Strong

78 U.S. 566

Ludlow v. Ramsey

78 U.S. 581

Decided Monday, May 1, 1871
Opinion by Justice Joseph Bradley

78 U.S. 581

Reed v. United States

78 U.S. 591

Decided Monday, May 1, 1871
Opinion by Justice Nathan Clifford

78 U.S. 591

Dunphy v. Kleinsmith

78 U.S. 610

Decided Monday, May 1, 1871
Opinion by Justice Joseph Bradley

78 U.S. 610

The Cherokee Tobacco

78 U.S. 616

Decided Monday, May 1, 1871
Opinion by Justice Noah Swayne

78 U.S. 616

Bank v. Carrollton R. Co.

78 U.S. 624

Decided Monday, March 6, 1871
Opinion by Justice William Strong

78 U.S. 624

United States v. Lynde

78 U.S. 632

Decided Monday, May 1, 1871
Opinion by Justice Joseph Bradley

78 U.S. 632

United States v. Wright

78 U.S. 648

Decided Monday, April 17, 1871
Opinion by Justice David Davis

78 U.S. 648

Mann v. Rock Island Bank

78 U.S. 650

Decided Monday, April 17, 1871
Opinion by Justice Samuel Miller

78 U.S. 650

Henderson's Tobacco

78 U.S. 652

Decided Monday, May 1, 1871
Opinion by Justice William Strong

78 U.S. 652

Cook v. Burnley

78 U.S. 672

Decided Monday, March 6, 1871
Opinion by Justice Nathan Clifford

78 U.S. 672

Collector v. Hubbard

79 U.S. 1

Decided Monday, April 10, 1871
Opinion by Justice Nathan Clifford

79 U.S. 1

Sturges v. Collector

79 U.S. 19

Decided Monday, February 20, 1871
Opinion by Justice Nathan Clifford

79 U.S. 19

The Maria Martin

79 U.S. 31

Decided Monday, February 6, 1871
Opinion by Justice Nathan Clifford

79 U.S. 31

Railroad Co. v. Dubois

79 U.S. 47

Decided Monday, April 3, 1871
Opinion by Justice William Strong

79 U.S. 47

Baltimore & Ohio R. Co. v. Harris

79 U.S. 65

Decided Monday, May 1, 1871
Opinion by Justice Noah Swayne

79 U.S. 65

French v. Shoemaker

79 U.S. 86

Decided Monday, April 10, 1871
Opinion by Justice Nathan Clifford

79 U.S. 86

Fowler v. Rathbones

79 U.S. 102

Decided Monday, May 1, 1871
Opinion by Justice Nathan Clifford

79 U.S. 102

Noonan v. Bradley

79 U.S. 121

Decided Monday, April 17, 1871
Opinion by Justice Nathan Clifford

79 U.S. 121

The Eutaw

79 U.S. 136

Decided Monday, April 17, 1871
Opinion by Justice Nathan Clifford

79 U.S. 136

Bigler v. Waller

79 U.S. 142

Decided Monday, March 27, 1871
Opinion by Justice Nathan Clifford

79 U.S. 142

Baker v. Morton

79 U.S. 150

Decided Monday, April 3, 1871
Opinion by Justice Nathan Clifford

79 U.S. 150

Miller v. State

79 U.S. 159

Decided Monday, February 27, 1871
Opinion by Justice Nathan Clifford

79 U.S. 159

Ward v. Maryland

79 U.S. 163

Decided Monday, March 6, 1871
Opinion by Justice Nathan Clifford

79 U.S. 163

Insurance Co. v. Huchbergers

79 U.S. 164

Decided Monday, October 30, 1871
Opinion by Justice Salmon Chase

79 U.S. 164

The Steamer Syracuse

79 U.S. 167

Decided Monday, November 6, 1871
Opinion by Justice David Davis

79 U.S. 167

Handlin v. Wickliffe

79 U.S. 173

Decided Monday, October 30, 1871
Opinion by Justice Salmon Chase

79 U.S. 173

United States v. Crusell

79 U.S. 175

Decided Monday, November 6, 1871
Opinion by Justice Salmon Chase

79 U.S. 175

United States v. Alexander

79 U.S. 177

Decided Monday, November 6, 1871
Opinion by Justice William Strong

79 U.S. 177

Hoffman & Co. v. Bank of Milwaukee

79 U.S. 181

Decided Monday, October 30, 1871
Opinion by Justice Nathan Clifford

79 U.S. 181

Insurance Co. v. Transportation Co.

79 U.S. 194

Decided Monday, November 6, 1871
Opinion by Justice William Strong

79 U.S. 194

Western Mass. Ins. Co. v. Transportation Co.

79 U.S. 201

Decided Monday, November 6, 1871
Opinion by Justice William Strong

79 U.S. 201

State Tonnage Tax Cases

79 U.S. 204

Decided Monday, October 30, 1871
Opinion by Justice Nathan Clifford

79 U.S. 204

Junction R. Co. v. Bank of Ashland

79 U.S. 226

Decided Monday, November 6, 1871
Opinion by Justice Joseph Bradley

79 U.S. 226

United States v. Child & Co.

79 U.S. 232

Decided Monday, October 30, 1871
Opinion by Justice Samuel Miller

79 U.S. 232

United States v. Burns

79 U.S. 246

Decided Monday, November 6, 1871
Opinion by Justice Stephen Field

79 U.S. 246

Holladay v. Kennard

79 U.S. 254

Decided Monday, November 6, 1871
Opinion by Justice Joseph Bradley

79 U.S. 254

Germain v. Mason

79 U.S. 259

Decided Monday, November 6, 1871
Opinion by Justice Samuel Miller

79 U.S. 259

Hannibal R. Co. v. Swift

79 U.S. 262

Decided Monday, November 20, 1871
Opinion by Justice Stephen Field

79 U.S. 262

Kearney v. Case

79 U.S. 275

Decided Monday, November 13, 1871
Opinion by Justice Samuel Miller

79 U.S. 275

Miller v. Life Ins. Co.

79 U.S. 285

Decided Monday, November 13, 1871
Opinion by Justice Nathan Clifford

79 U.S. 285

Avery v. United States

79 U.S. 304

Decided Monday, November 13, 1871
Opinion by Justice David Davis

79 U.S. 304

Wadsworth v. Warren

79 U.S. 307

Decided Monday, November 13, 1871
Opinion by Justice William Strong

79 U.S. 307

Perrin v. United States

79 U.S. 315

Decided Monday, November 13, 1871
Opinion by Justice Nathan Clifford

79 U.S. 315

Rogers v. Ritter

79 U.S. 317

Decided Monday, November 20, 1871
Opinion by Justice David Davis

79 U.S. 317

Villa v. Rodriguez

79 U.S. 323

Decided Monday, November 13, 1871
Opinion by Justice Noah Swayne

79 U.S. 323

Hanauer v. Doane

79 U.S. 342

Decided Monday, November 27, 1871
Opinion by Justice Joseph Bradley

79 U.S. 342

Smith v. Sheeley

79 U.S. 358

Decided Monday, November 27, 1871
Opinion by Justice David Davis

79 U.S. 358

United States v. New Orleans R. Co.

79 U.S. 362

Decided Monday, November 27, 1871
Opinion by Justice Joseph Bradley

79 U.S. 362

The Spray

79 U.S. 366

Decided Monday, May 1, 1871
Opinion by Justice David Davis

79 U.S. 366

Shoemaker v. Kingsbury

79 U.S. 369

Decided Monday, November 27, 1871
Opinion by Justice Stephen Field

79 U.S. 369

Knox v. Exchange Bank

No. 500
79 U.S. 379

Decided Monday, November 13, 1871
Opinion by Justice Samuel Miller

79 U.S. 379

Northern R. Co. v. People

79 U.S. 384

Decided Monday, November 13, 1871
Opinion by Justice Samuel Miller

79 U.S. 384

The Western Metropolis

79 U.S. 389

Decided Friday, November 10, 1871
Opinion by Justice Salmon Chase

79 U.S. 389

Parker v. Latey

79 U.S. 390

Decided Monday, November 13, 1871
Opinion by Justice Nathan Clifford

79 U.S. 390

Cooley v. O'Connor

79 U.S. 391

Decided Monday, November 27, 1871
Opinion by Justice William Strong

79 U.S. 391

Barth v. Clise

79 U.S. 400

Decided Monday, November 6, 1871
Opinion by Justice Noah Swayne

79 U.S. 400

Insurance Co. v. Slaughter

79 U.S. 404

Decided Monday, November 27, 1871
Opinion by Justice David Davis

79 U.S. 404

Thorp v. Hammond

79 U.S. 408

Decided Monday, November 20, 1871
Opinion by Justice William Strong

79 U.S. 408

Insurance Cos. v. Boykin

79 U.S. 433

Decided Monday, November 27, 1871
Opinion by Justice Samuel Miller

79 U.S. 433

Hennessy v. Sheldon

79 U.S. 440

Decided Monday, November 27, 1871
Opinion by Justice Salmon Chase

79 U.S. 440

Walker v. Dreville

79 U.S. 440

Decided Monday, November 27, 1871
Opinion by Justice Samuel Miller

79 U.S. 440

Scott v. United States

79 U.S. 443

Decided Monday, November 20, 1871
Opinion by Justice Noah Swayne

79 U.S. 443

Edwards v. Tanneret

79 U.S. 446

Decided Monday, November 20, 1871
Opinion by Justice William Strong

79 U.S. 446

Legal Tender Cases

79 U.S. 457

Decided Monday, May 1, 1871
Opinion by Justice William Strong

79 U.S. 457

Bronson's Executor v. Chappell

79 U.S. 681

Decided Monday, November 27, 1871
Opinion by Justice Noah Swayne

79 U.S. 681

United States v. Russell

80 U.S. 623

Decided Monday, November 27, 1871
Opinion by Justice Nathan Clifford

80 U.S. 623

The Mabey

80 U.S. 738

Decided Monday, February 27, 1871
Opinion by Justice Nathan Clifford

80 U.S. 738

Smith v. Mason

81 U.S. 419

Decided Monday, November 20, 1871
Opinion by Justice Nathan Clifford

81 U.S. 419

Ex parte Waples

No. 10 Orig.
154 U.S. 579

Decided Monday, January 9, 1871
Opinion by Justice Noah Swayne

154 U.S. 579

United States v. Mynderse

No. 237
154 U.S. 580

Decided Monday, November 27, 1871
Opinion by Justice Salmon Chase

154 U.S. 580

Cousin v. Generes

No. 286
154 U.S. 581

Decided Monday, November 20, 1871
Opinion by Justice Salmon Chase

154 U.S. 581

Van Slyke v. Wisconsin

No. 261 and 262
154 U.S. 581

Decided Monday, November 27, 1871
Opinion by Justice Salmon Chase

154 U.S. 581