PA High Court Joins Movement for Fair Districts
January 22, 2018; Featured Item, Blog Post
It’s increasingly clear that courts across the country are ready to declare that partisan gerrymandering is unconstitutional and insist that political maps that allow voters to choose our elected officials, not permit officials to choose their voters.
Supreme Court Delays Redrawing of North Carolina Congressional Districts in Case Brought by Common Cause
January 18, 2018; Press Release, Status Update
Today the U.S. Supreme Court in Common Cause v. Rucho denied a stay request from North Carolina legislators ordered by a federal court to redraw the state’s unconstitutionally gerrymandered congressional districts by January 24, 2018. The stay was requested pending the Supreme Court’s ruling in two redistricting challenges before the Court.