U.S. Supreme Court Divided On Partisan Electoral Maps

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Published on March 26, 2019 - Duration: 00:34s

U.S. Supreme Court Divided On Partisan Electoral Maps

According to Reuters, the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday appeared divided on whether the contentious practice of manipulating electoral district boundaries may violate the constitutional rights of voters.

Major cases on the practice known as partisan gerrymandering focused on whether courts should be empowered to block electoral maps that give one political party an advantage.

Conservative justices have signaled skepticism toward judicial intervention while liberal justices seemed supportive.


U.S. Supreme Court Divided On Partisan Electoral Maps

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