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Voting-affinity data
for the 2017 Term
(September 1, 2016 to August 31, 2017)

Brown
Brown
Boyd
Boyd

In 2017, they participated together in 42 signed decisions

Joined the same opinions 36/42 85.7%
Different opinions, same judgment 4/42 9.5%
Agreed on judgment 40/42 95.2%
Disagreed on judgment 2/42 4.8%

And 9 of those led to split (non-unanimous) opinions

Joined the same opinions 3/9 33.3%
Different opinions, same judgment 4/9 44.4%
Agreed on judgment 7/9 77.8%
Disagreed on judgment 2/9 22.2%
 

Within those 9 cases that had some split opinions: