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Supreme Court to decide on partisan gerrymandering: Can it be used to create favorable voting districts?

L.A. Times Monday, 19 June 2017
The Supreme Court said Monday it will hear a closely watched challenge to partisan gerrymandering in Wisconsin and decide whether it is unconstitutional for party leaders to entrench themselves in power with carefully drawn electoral maps.

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News video: Supreme Court to hear Wisconsin gerrymandering case

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The Supreme Court announces Monday it will hear the appeal of a lower court's ruling saying Wisconsin Republicans violated the Constitution by re-drawing the states electoral districts to disadvantage Democrats. Justin Mitchell reports.

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