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Voting-affinity data
for the 2017-2019 Terms
(September 1, 2016 to August 31, 2019)

Devine
Devine
Brown
Brown

In 2017-2019, they participated together in 192 signed decisions

Joined the same opinions 166/192 86.5%
Different opinions, same judgment 13/192 6.8%
Agreed on judgment 179/192 93.2%
Disagreed on judgment 13/192 6.8%

And 63 of those led to split (non-unanimous) opinions

Joined the same opinions 37/63 58.7%
Different opinions, same judgment 13/63 20.6%
Agreed on judgment 50/63 79.4%
Disagreed on judgment 13/63 20.6%
 

Within those 63 cases that had some split opinions:

37 cases:
Joined the same opinions

13 cases:
Some divergence on opinions

13 cases:
Disagreed about the judgment