U.S. Supreme Court Struggles with Partisan Gerrymandering Question - Articles

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Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Mar 29, 2018
Justices from the U.S. Supreme Court appeared frustrated this week by what to do with the problem of extreme partisan gerrymandering, NPR reports. The case was brought by Maryland Republicans over a Democratic-drawn congressional district that attorney for the plaintiffs Michael Kimberly called “an affront to democracy.” Several justices shared concerns that partisan gerrymandering will only get worse thanks to improved technology in 2021, following the 2020 census.