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Voting-affinity data
for the 2010-2018 Terms
(September 1, 2009 to August 31, 2018)

Devine
Devine
Willett
Willett

In 2010-2018, they participated together in 297 signed decisions

Joined the same opinions 243/297 81.8%
Different opinions, same judgment 25/297 8.4%
Agreed on judgment 268/297 90.2%
Disagreed on judgment 29/297 9.8%

And 111 of those led to split (non-unanimous) opinions

Joined the same opinions 57/111 51.4%
Different opinions, same judgment 25/111 22.5%
Agreed on judgment 82/111 73.9%
Disagreed on judgment 29/111 26.1%
 

Within those 111 cases that had some split opinions:

57 cases:
Joined the same opinions

25 cases:
Some divergence on opinions

29 cases:
Disagreed about the judgment