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

Hecht
Hecht
Devine
Devine

In 2014-2018, they participated together in 309 signed decisions

Joined the same opinions 269/309 87.1%
Different opinions, same judgment 2/309 0.6%
Agreed on judgment 283/309 91.6%
Disagreed on judgment 26/309 8.4%

And 79 of those led to at least one dissent from the judgment

Joined the same opinions 51/79 64.6%
Different opinions, same judgment 2/79 2.5%
Agreed on judgment 53/79 67.1%
Disagreed on judgment 26/79 32.9%
 

Within those 79 cases that had a dissent:

51 cases:
Joined the same opinions

26 cases:
Disagreed about the judgment