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  North Carolina Congressional Map Ruled Unconstitutionally Gerrymandered
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Last EditedRP  Jan 09, 2018 08:00pm
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CategoryLegal Ruling
AuthorALAN BLINDER and MICHAEL WINES
News DateTuesday, January 9, 2018 11:00:00 PM UTC0:0
DescriptionA panel of federal judges struck down North Carolina’s congressional map on Tuesday, condemning it as unconstitutional because Republicans had drawn the map seeking a political advantage.

The ruling was the first time that a federal court had blocked a congressional map because of a partisan gerrymander, and it instantly endangered Republican seats in the coming elections.
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