Today, we address the voting record of Justice Thomas throughout his entire tenure on the Court in civil cases involving an insurer party. Since 2001, Justice Thomas has voted for insurers’ position in 23 civil cases while voting against insurers 20 times. From 2001 to 2010, Justice Thomas voted for insurers 18 times to 15 votes against. From 2011 to 2019, Justice Thomas split his votes down the middle in ten civil cases involving insurer parties.
Between 2001 and 2010, Justice Thomas voted to affirm nine times in cases won by an insurer party below, voting to reverse seven times. Since 2011, he has voted to reverse in both insurer cases.
Between 2001 and 2010, Justice Thomas voted to reverse in nine cases lost by an insurer party below while voting to affirm eight times. From 2011 to 2019, he voted to reverse insurer losses five while voting to affirm three times.
Join us back here next Tuesday as we address two more Justices’ voting records in insurer cases.