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Voting-affinity data
for the 2014-2018 Terms
(September 1, 2013 to August 31, 2018)

Hecht
Hecht
Boyd
Boyd

In 2014-2018, they participated together in 303 signed decisions

Joined the same opinions 230/303 75.9%
Different opinions, same judgment 15/303 5.0%
Agreed on judgment 245/303 80.9%
Disagreed on judgment 58/303 19.1%

And 112 of those led to split (non-unanimous) opinions

Joined the same opinions 39/112 34.8%
Different opinions, same judgment 15/112 13.4%
Agreed on judgment 54/112 48.2%
Disagreed on judgment 58/112 51.8%
 

Within those 112 cases that had some split opinions:

39 cases:
Joined the same opinions

15 cases:
Some divergence on opinions

58 cases:
Disagreed about the judgment