U.S. Supreme Court Affirms District Court: NC Redistricting Unconstitutional


Posted on May 22, 2017, 4:57 pm

In a 5-3 decision, the U.S. Supreme Court affirmed the decision of the District Court, finding that North Carolina's Congressional redistricting plan violated the U.S. Constitution. The Court determined that racial considerations unlawfully predominated the designing of the contested districts. The case is Cooper v. Harris.

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