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Voting-affinity data
for the 2009 Term
(September 1, 2008 to August 31, 2009)

Hecht
Hecht
Jefferson
Jefferson

In 2009, they participated together in 71 signed decisions

Joined the same opinions 52/71 73.2%
Different opinions, same judgment 0/71 0.0%
Agreed on judgment 55/71 77.5%
Disagreed on judgment 16/71 22.5%

And 25 of those led to at least one dissent from the judgment

Joined the same opinions 9/25 36.0%
Different opinions, same judgment 0/25 0.0%
Agreed on judgment 9/25 36.0%
Disagreed on judgment 16/25 64.0%
 

Within those 25 cases that had a dissent:

0 cases:
Some divergence on opinions

16 cases:
Disagreed about the judgment