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

Devine
Devine
Brown
Brown

In 2017, they participated together in 62 signed decisions

Joined the same opinions 53/62 85.5%
Different opinions, same judgment 5/62 8.1%
Agreed on judgment 58/62 93.5%
Disagreed on judgment 4/62 6.5%

And 18 of those led to split (non-unanimous) opinions

Joined the same opinions 9/18 50.0%
Different opinions, same judgment 5/18 27.8%
Agreed on judgment 14/18 77.8%
Disagreed on judgment 4/18 22.2%
 

Within those 18 cases that had some split opinions: