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What Kinds of Insurance Cases Does the Supreme Court Decide (Part 2 – 2005-2019)?

Between 2005 and 2019, the Supreme Court has decided 32 insurance cases.  Twelve of those cases involved coverage issues.  Eight involved defenses to coverage.  Six cases involved exclusions to coverage.  There were three cases involving regulatory issues, two “other” and none involving excess coverage. Join us back here next week as we turn our attention … Continue Reading

What Kinds of Insurance Cases Does the Supreme Court Decide (Part 1 – 1990-2004)?

Last week, we drilled down on the Court’s tort docket, reviewing the sub-areas of tort law that the Court’s cases have been drawn from over the past thirty years.  This week, we’re doing the same thing for the Court’s insurance law cases. We divide the insurance cases into seven categories: Coverage (and the insurer’s duties … Continue Reading

What Kinds of Tort Cases Does the Supreme Court Decide (Part 2 – 2005-2019)?

Last time, we began taking another look at the Court’s tort cases since 1990 – specifically, what issues within the field of tort law has the Court been interested in?  This time, we’re reviewing the data for the years 2005 through 2019. Tort cases have been significantly less common on the Court’s docket during this … Continue Reading

What Kinds of Tort Cases Does The Supreme Court Decide (Part 1 – 1990-2004)?

For the past few months, we’ve been looking at the Court’s decision record and the individual Justices’ voting records in various civil and criminal areas of law.  This week, we’re beginning a deeper dive – dividing those areas of law into discrete sub-issues and tracking where the Court has been drawing its cases from. We … Continue Reading

How Have Justices Theis and Neville Voted in Domestic Relations Cases?

Justice Theis has participated in 20 domestic relations cases since joining the Court.  She has voted for defendants in nine of those cases and for plaintiffs 11 times.  Between 2011 and 2015, she supported defendants in seven of fifteen cases.  From 2016 to 2019, she voted for defendants in two of five cases. Six of … Continue Reading

How Has Chief Justice Burke Voted in Domestic Relations Cases?

Chief Justice Burke has participated in 33 domestic relations cases.  She has voted for defendants’ position in 14 cases and against defendants 19 times.  From 2007 to 2009, she voted for defendants in three of nine cases.  From 2010 to 2014, she voted for defendants in seven of fifteen cases.  From 2015 to 2019, she … Continue Reading

How Has Justice Karmeier Voted in Domestic Relations Cases?

Since joining the Court, Justice Karmeier has participated in 37 domestic relations cases.  He has voted for defendants in 18 cases and against them 19 times. Between 2005 and 2009, Justice Karmeier voted for defendants in six of thirteen cases.  Between 2010 and 2014, Justice Karmeier voted for defendants in eight of fifteen cases.  Between … Continue Reading

How Did Justice Thomas Vote in Domestic Relations Cases?

As we continue our review of the Justices’ voting records, next up is the recently retired Justice Thomas. Between joining the Court and the end of 2019, Justice Thomas participated in 53 domestic relations cases.  He voted with defendants in 22 of those cases and against them 31 times.  Between 2001 and 2005, he voted … Continue Reading

How Has Justice Kilbride Voted in Domestic Relations Cases?

Justice Kilbride has participated in 54 domestic relations cases since joining the Court, voting for defendants in 22 cases and against in 32.  From 2001 to 2005, he voted for defendants in nine of eighteen cases.  From 2006 to 2010, he voted for defendants in only four of fourteen cases.  From 2011 to 2015, he … Continue Reading

How Has Justice Garman Voted in Domestic Relations Cases?

Today, we begin our review of the individual Justices’ voting records in domestic relations cases, in order of seniority. Justice Garman has participated in 53 domestic relations cases since taking her seat.  She has voted for defendants in 22 of those cases and against them 31 times.  Between 2001 and 2005, she split her votes … Continue Reading

How Did Domestic Relations Defendants Fare at the Supreme Court From 2010 to 2019?

The Court decided 24 domestic relations cases between 2010 and the end of last year, siding with defendants in 12 and plaintiffs in 12.  Between 2010 and 2014, defendants won eight cases and lost seven.  From 2015 to 2019, defendants won four and lost five. Only nine of these cases were won by the defendants … Continue Reading

How Did Domestic Relations Defendants Fare at the Supreme Court From 2000 to 2009?

Between 2000 and 2009, the Supreme Court decided 33 domestic relations cases.  Defendants won 14 of those cases and lost 19.  From 2000 to 2004, defendants won nine cases and lost nine.  From 2005 to 2009, defendants won five cases and lost ten. Thirteen of these cases were won by the defendants at the Appellate … Continue Reading

How Did Domestic Relations Defendants Fare in at the Supreme Court 1990-1999?

Today, we begin our review of the Justices’ voting records in another area of civil law – domestic relations cases.  From 1990 to 1999, the Court decided 23 domestic relations cases.  Defendants won 12 of those 23 cases.  From 1990 to 1994, defendants won seven cases and lost seven.  From 1995 to 1999, defendants won … Continue Reading

How Have Justices Theis and Neville Voted in Criminal Sentencing Cases?

Since joining the Supreme Court, Justice Theis has participated in 33 criminal sentencing cases.  She has voted for defendants’ position 12 times and against defendants in 21 cases.  From 2010 to 2014, she supported defendants in eight of 20 cases.  From 2015 to 2019, she supported defendants in four of 13 cases. Sixteen of these … Continue Reading

How Has Chief Justice Burke Voted in Criminal Sentencing Cases?

Between joining the Court in 2006 and the end of 2019, Chief Justice Burke has participated in 54 criminal sentencing cases.  She has supported defendants’ position in 20 of those cases and voted against defendants 34 times.  Between 2006 and 2009, she voted for defendants in 6 of 16 cases.  From 2010 to 2014, she … Continue Reading

How Has Justice Karmeier Voted in Criminal Sentencing Cases?

Today, we’re reviewing the voting record of Justice Karmeier in criminal sentencing cases. Between joining the Court in 2005 and the end of 2019, Justice Karmeier participated in 59 criminal sentencing cases.  He voted for defendants 18 times and against them in 41 cases.  From 2005 to 2009, he voted for defendants in seven of … Continue Reading

How Has Justice Thomas Voted in Criminal Sentencing Cases?

Justice Thomas has participated in 80 criminal sentencing cases since joining the Court, siding with defendants 22 times and against them in 58 cases.  From 2001 to 2004, he voted for defendants in five of 21 cases.  From 2005 to 2009, he voted for defendants in six of 21 cases.  From 2010 to 2014, he … Continue Reading

Analytics Post No. 1000 – How Has Justice Kilbride Voted in Criminal Sentencing Cases?

Since joining the Court, Justice Kilbride has voted in 80 criminal sentencing cases.  He has voted for defendants’ position 30 times and against defendants in the remaining 50 cases.  From 2001 to 2004, he voted for defendants in 10 of 21 cases.  From 2005 to 2009, he voted for defendants in nine of 21 cases.  … Continue Reading

How Has Justice Garman Voted in Criminal Sentencing Cases?

Today, we begin our review of the individual Justices’ voting records in criminal sentencing cases. Justice Garman has participated in 78 criminal sentencing cases since joining the Court.  She has voted for defendants 22 times and against them in 56 cases.  Between 2001 and 2004, she voted for defendants in four cases and against them … Continue Reading

How Did Defendants Fare in Criminal Sentencing Cases at the Supreme Court 2010-2019?

Between 2010 and 2019, the Supreme Court decided 38 criminal sentencing cases.  The Court found for defendants in 12 of those cases and against defendants 26 times.  Between 2010 and 2014, the Court found for defendants in eight of 25 cases.  Between 2015 and 2019, defendants won only four of 13 cases. The Court has … Continue Reading

How Did Defendants Fare in Criminal Sentencing Cases 2000-2009?

Between 2000 and 2009, the Court decided 45 criminal sentencing cases.  Defendants won 15 of those cases and lost 30.  Between 2000 and 2004, defendants won six cases and lost 18.  Between 2005 and 2009, defendants won nine cases and lost 12. Twenty-three of those cases were won by the defendants below.  Only five of … Continue Reading

How Did Defendants Fare in Criminal Sentencing Cases at the Supreme Court 1990-1999?

Today, we’re beginning our review of the Supreme Court’s voting record in criminal sentencing cases. Between 1990 and 1999, the Court decided 50 criminal sentencing cases.  The Court found for the defendant 17 times and against defendants in 33 cases.  Between 1990 and 1994, defendants won only four of 21 cases.  From 1995 to 1999, … Continue Reading

How Have Justices Theis and Neville Voted in Criminal Procedure Cases?

Justice Theis participated in 82 criminal procedure cases between the time she joined the Court and the end of 2019.  She voted for defendants’ position in 24 of those cases and against the defendants 58 times.  From 2010 to 2014, she voted for defendants 11 times and against defendants in 33 cases.  From 2015 to … Continue Reading

How Has Chief Justice Burke Voted in Criminal Procedure Cases?

Since joining the Supreme Court, Chief Justice Burke has participated in 128 criminal procedure cases, voting for defendants’ position in 55 and against defendants in 73 cases.  From 2006 to 2009, she voted for defendants 16 times and against them 24 times.  From 2010 to 2014, she voted for defendants 24 times and against defendants … Continue Reading
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