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Voting-affinity data
for the 2018-2021 Terms
(September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2021)

Boyd
Boyd
Hecht
Hecht

In 2018-2021, they participated together in 348 decisions (including per curiams)

Joined the same opinions 295/348 84.8%
Different opinions, same judgment 11/348 3.2%
Agreed on judgment 306/348 87.9%
Disagreed on judgment 42/348 12.1%

And 87 of those led to split (non-unanimous) opinions

Joined the same opinions 34/87 39.1%
Different opinions, same judgment 11/87 12.6%
Agreed on judgment 45/87 51.7%
Disagreed on judgment 42/87 48.3%
 

Within those 87 cases that had some split opinions:

34 cases:
Joined the same opinions

42 cases:
Disagreed about the judgment