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Voting-affinity data
for the 2014-2018 Terms
(September 1, 2013 to August 31, 2018)

Devine
Devine
Lehrmann
Lehrmann

In 2014-2018, they participated together in 306 signed decisions

Joined the same opinions 260/306 85.0%
Different opinions, same judgment 20/306 6.5%
Agreed on judgment 280/306 91.5%
Disagreed on judgment 26/306 8.5%

And 116 of those led to split (non-unanimous) opinions

Joined the same opinions 70/116 60.3%
Different opinions, same judgment 20/116 17.2%
Agreed on judgment 90/116 77.6%
Disagreed on judgment 26/116 22.4%
 

Within those 116 cases that had some split opinions:

70 cases:
Joined the same opinions

20 cases:
Some divergence on opinions

26 cases:
Disagreed about the judgment