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Voting-affinity data
for the 2010-2020 Terms
(September 1, 2009 to August 31, 2020)

Blacklock
Blacklock
Devine
Devine

In 2010-2020, they participated together in 177 signed decisions

Joined the same opinions 150/177 84.7%
Different opinions, same judgment 10/177 5.6%
Agreed on judgment 160/177 90.4%
Disagreed on judgment 17/177 9.6%

And 57 of those led to split (non-unanimous) opinions

Joined the same opinions 30/57 52.6%
Different opinions, same judgment 10/57 17.5%
Agreed on judgment 40/57 70.2%
Disagreed on judgment 17/57 29.8%
 

Within those 57 cases that had some split opinions:

30 cases:
Joined the same opinions

17 cases:
Disagreed about the judgment