Justices to Hear Major Challenge to Partisan Gerrymandering

New York TimesThe Supreme Court has never disallowed an election map on the ground that it gives a political party an unfair advantage. Credit Gabriella Demczuk for The New York Times. WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court announced on Monday that it would consider …Supreme Court to hear potentially landmark case on partisan gerrymandering ..

Why the Supreme Court’s decision to review Wisconsin’s gerrymandering is such a big deal

Washington PostThe Supreme Court will hear a case on political gerrymandering that could reshape the way states draw their congressional districts for decades to come. Last year a federal court found that Wisconsin’s state congressional districts, created by the Partisan gerrymandering is almost as old as America, but will the Supreme Court decide it has gone too far? ..

Supreme Court to hear potentially landmark case on partisan gerrymandering

Washington PostThe Supreme Court declared Monday that it will consider whether gerrymandered election maps favoring one political party over another violate the Constitution, a potentially fundamental change in the way American elections are conducted. The justices …Supreme Court to rule on how election districts are drawn ..

Justices Decline to Hear Polar Bear Habitat Challenge

(CN) – The Supreme Court said Monday that it won’t hear an appeal from Alaska, the oil and gas industry and native interests against the government’s designation of more than 187,000 square miles in the state as critical habitat for polar bears. The See Similar Threads…Justices Decline to Hear Polar Bear Habitat Challenge – Courthouse News Service

Partisan gerrymandering is almost as old as America, but will the Supreme Court decide it has gone too far?

Los Angeles TimesThe Supreme Court agreed Monday to decide whether partisan gerrymandering – in which voting districts are drawn to favor one party – is a time-honored American political tradition or has evolved into an unconstitutional rigging of elections. The Democrats just got some very good news from the Supreme Court on gerrymandering ..