TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Jan 10, 2018
In a first, a federal court has ruled that a congressional map must be redrawn because it was unconstitutional, the ABA Journal reports. A special three-judge panel struck down North Carolina’s map yesterday, saying it overtly favored one political party over others. The court ordered state lawmakers to create a new map by Jan. 29, with a special master taking over if the state fails to act.