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How often have each Justice's
authored opinions been joined?

Showing the 2017 Term
(September 1, 2016 to May 19, 2017)

  Solo Hecht Green Johnson Willett Guzman Lehrmann Boyd Devine Brown
Hecht 16.7   83.3 66.7 83.3 80.0 60.0 66.7 66.7 80.0
Green -- 100.0   100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Johnson -- 85.7 85.7   71.4 83.3 85.7 83.3 71.4 85.7
Willett 11.1 66.7 66.7 55.6   55.6 66.7 87.5 66.7 66.7
Guzman 37.5 62.5 62.5 50.0 62.5   62.5 50.0 62.5 62.5
Lehrmann 16.7 83.3 83.3 83.3 83.3 83.3   83.3 83.3 83.3
Boyd -- 83.3 83.3 100.0 83.3 83.3 83.3   83.3 83.3
Devine 14.3 57.1 71.4 85.7 71.4 80.0 85.7 85.7   57.1
Brown 12.5 57.1 71.4 57.1 71.4 66.7 57.1 57.1 57.1  

Each row shows what percentage of a Justice's opinions were "Solo" opinions and what percentage were joined by each other member of the Court. (Because not all Justices have sat on all cases, adding the overall "Solo" column to a particular Justice's join rate might total more than 100%.)