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Voting-affinity data
for the 2017-2020 Terms
(September 1, 2016 to August 31, 2020)

Bland
Bland
Blacklock
Blacklock

In 2017-2020, they participated together in 59 signed decisions

Joined the same opinions 49/59 83.1%
Different opinions, same judgment 4/59 6.8%
Agreed on judgment 53/59 89.8%
Disagreed on judgment 6/59 10.2%

And 20 of those led to split (non-unanimous) opinions

Joined the same opinions 10/20 50.0%
Different opinions, same judgment 4/20 20.0%
Agreed on judgment 14/20 70.0%
Disagreed on judgment 6/20 30.0%
 

Within those 20 cases that had some split opinions: