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

Willett
Willett
Hecht
Hecht

In 2017, they participated together in 63 signed decisions

Joined the same opinions 58/63 92.1%
Different opinions, same judgment 2/63 3.2%
Agreed on judgment 60/63 95.2%
Disagreed on judgment 3/63 4.8%

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

Joined the same opinions 13/18 72.2%
Different opinions, same judgment 2/18 11.1%
Agreed on judgment 15/18 83.3%
Disagreed on judgment 3/18 16.7%
 

Within those 18 cases that had some split opinions:

13 cases:
Joined the same opinions