A federal judge dismissed Ohio’s lawsuit seeking to require the U.S. Census Bureau to release redistricting data by the statutory deadline. Ohio quickly appealed. Alabama’s request for a three-judge panel to adjudicate its case against the U.S. Census Bureau’s new differential privacy system was granted.
The state’s independent redistricting commission will ask the state Supreme Court to delay its redistricting deadlines by almost three months.
The Oklahoma Legislature anticipates returning in the fall for a special session focused on redistricting.
The state Supreme Court floated an October 14, 2021 redistricting deadline.