National News

Redistricting News

A recently published law journal article examines the rise of independent redistricting commissions and whether they are sufficiently accountable to the public for their actions.

State News

North Carolina

Seventy amicus briefs have been filed in the Independent State Legislature doctrine case, Moore v. Harper: forty-nine in support of the plaintiffs, sixteen in support of the state, and five in support of neither party.

Ohio

Several of the national organizations challenging Ohio’s redistricting maps filed amicus briefs in Moore v. Harper.

Pennsylvania

The U.S. Supreme Court declined to hear an appeal of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court’s decision rejecting a challenge to the state’s legislative redistricting plan.