Posts Tagged Gerrymandering

Virginia’s Supreme Court Rejects Prison Gerrymandering Lawsuit

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The Supreme Court of Virginia is already weighing in on redistricting, closing the door on the practice of prison gerrymandering. Michael Pope reports.

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Anti-Gerrymandering Lawsuit Moves Forward in Virginia

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Virginia’s 72nd House District is one of the ones mentioned in the lawsuit. (Credit: Virginia Public Access Project)

A lawsuit against Virginia’s House of Delegates for how they drew district lines back in 2011 will be moving forward. A judge in Richmond ruled today to not dismiss the case. Mallory Noe-Payne reports from the courthouse.

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