Articles Tagged 'gerrymandering'
Florida Poised to Surpass New York in Congressional Seats
(Bloomberg) — Florida is expected to control more seats in the U.S. Congress than New York after April’s decennial census, according to a study by… READ MORE
In blow to North Carolina Democrats, court rules new GOP-drawn voting maps can be used for 2020
A three-judge panel in North Carolina ruled Monday that the new congressional district map drawn by Republicans last month would stand for 2020, and that… READ MORE
North Carolina’s congressional map is illegal Republican gerrymander, court rules
(Reuters) – A North Carolina court on Monday temporarily blocked the state from using its congressional map in next year’s elections and strongly suggested it… READ MORE
Supreme Court hands Virginia Democrats a win in gerrymandering case
The Supreme Court has ruled against the Virginia House of Delegates in a racial gerrymandering case that represents a victory for Democrats in the state.… READ MORE
Supreme Court grants Ohio, Michigan requests to delay new maps in gerrymandering cases
The Supreme Court ruled Friday that Ohio and Michigan do not need to draw new congressional maps immediately for the 2020 election.
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Federal court: Michigan political maps illegally rigged to ‘historical proportions’
Detroit — Michigan must redraw legislative and congressional districts for the 2020 election because current maps drawn by Republicans represent a political gerrymander “of historical… READ MORE
N.C. may have to redraw congressional map before midterms after court ruling
A federal court ruled against North Carolina again Monday over its partisan gerrymandering, setting the issue up for a possible second Supreme Court review or… READ MORE
Supreme Court punts on two cases involving partisan gerrymandering
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to take action to address when partisan gerrymandering goes so far that it violates the Constitution, and instead… READ MORE
SCOTUS denies GOP request to block PA gerrymandering decision
The Supreme Court on Monday denied Republican requests to delay a Pennsylvania state court ruling requiring the state’s congressional map be redrawn, increasing the likelihood… READ MORE
Supreme Court to hear partisan gerrymandering case
The Supreme Court has agreed to hear a case from Wisconsin that could clarify whether redistricting plans can be unconstitutional because they’re too partisan.
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