Court mostly upholds DeLay’s partisan redistricting.

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"Court mostly upholds DeLay’s partisan redistricting."

The Supreme Court has “upheld most of the Texas congressional map engineered by former House Majority Leader Tom DeLay.” The Court did throw out an effort to shift 100,000 Hispanics “out of a district represented by a Republican incumbent and into a new, oddly shaped district,” finding the move violated the Voting Rights Act. More analysis here.

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