June 10, 2010
by Andrew Morgan
On June 10, 1946, the U.S. Supreme Court upheld uneven congressional districting plans in Colegrove v. Green. The case challenged an Illinois districting plan that concentrated voters into large districts in the center of the state and did not balance for population. The Court reasoned that ...[read more]
June 10, 2009
by JURIST Staff
On June 10, 1946, the U.S. Supreme Court upheld uneven congressional districting plans in Colegrove v. Green. The case challenged an Illinois districting plan that concentrated voters into large districts in the center of the state and did not balance for population. The Court reasoned that ...[read more]
November 21, 2005
by Sara R. Parsowith
Senior US Senate Judiciary Committee member Sen. Joe Biden (D-DE), said Sunday that views expressed by US Supreme Court nominee Samuel Alito on reapportionment in a 1985 document could have repercussions for his nomination and lead to a filibuster. This is in contrast to Biden's remarks of a fe... ...[read more]

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