Supreme Court of Texas Blog
<< Back to Voting Table

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

Johnson
Johnson
Boyd
Boyd

In 2014-2018, they participated together in 293 signed decisions

Joined the same opinions 249/293 85.0%
Different opinions, same judgment 16/293 5.5%
Agreed on judgment 265/293 90.4%
Disagreed on judgment 28/293 9.6%

And 107 of those led to split (non-unanimous) opinions

Joined the same opinions 63/107 58.9%
Different opinions, same judgment 16/107 15.0%
Agreed on judgment 79/107 73.8%
Disagreed on judgment 28/107 26.2%
 

Within those 107 cases that had some split opinions:

63 cases:
Joined the same opinions

16 cases:
Some divergence on opinions

28 cases:
Disagreed about the judgment