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gerrymandering

Court Blocks North Carolina Voter ID Law

A North Carolina appeals court on Tuesday blocked the state’s latest voter identification law, ruling that the requirement appeared to have been “enacted with racially discriminatory intent” and therefore likely violated…

SCOTUS: Courts Cannot Block Gerrymandering

The United States Supreme Court on Thursday ruled that federal courts not have the authority to intervene in cases of partisan gerrymandering – the setting of electoral boundaries to favor the political interests of the…

Justices Gorsuch, Thomas Side With Liberals

In a decision that split conservative justices, the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) on Monday held that Virginia’s Republican-led House of Delegates did not have standing to appeal a lower court’s opinion…