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

Hecht
Hecht
Guzman
Guzman

In 2017-2019, they participated together in 183 signed decisions

Joined the same opinions 162/183 88.5%
Different opinions, same judgment 8/183 4.4%
Agreed on judgment 170/183 92.9%
Disagreed on judgment 13/183 7.1%

And 60 of those led to split (non-unanimous) opinions

Joined the same opinions 39/60 65.0%
Different opinions, same judgment 8/60 13.3%
Agreed on judgment 47/60 78.3%
Disagreed on judgment 13/60 21.7%
 

Within those 60 cases that had some split opinions:

39 cases:
Joined the same opinions

13 cases:
Disagreed about the judgment