NC congressional districts struck down as unconstitutional partisan gerrymanders – News & Observer


The Watch Dog response: I totally agree Senator Erica Smith Ingram

INSANITY….. per Einstein (or Rita Mae Brown who said it was Jane Fulton who is fictional) nevermind “Doing the same thing over and over again and expecting a different result”….. Let’s reclaim our sanity and humanity – 2 birds with one stone – #IndependentRedistrictingCommission

“The North Carolina challengers argue, like the challengers in Wisconsin, that the maps drawn discriminate against Democratic candidates and voters because of their political beliefs. They say the lawmakers who either “packed” them into a single district or “cracked” their district into multiple districts to weaken their influence are robbing them of free speech and equal protection rights because their opinions differ from the lawmakers in power.”
(BY ANNE BLYTHE ablythe@newsobserver.com)

#IndependentRedistrictingCommission

NC congressional districts struck down as unconstitutional partisan gerrymanders

A three judge panel issued a ruling in lawsuit filed by Common Cause and the League of Women Voters

NEWSOBSERVER.COM

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