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Montana’s redistricting commission adopted updated tentative legislative redistricting plans.
A federal district court rejected the Jacksonville City Council’s proposed remedial redistricting plan and adopted one of the plaintiffs’ proposals for interim use. A federal racial gerrymandering lawsuit was filed against the Miami City Commission’s new redistricting plan.
A state representative plans to introduce a bill next legislative session aimed at establishing an independent redistricting commission.
Washington’s redistricting commission agreed to pay $40,000 to settle a lawsuit alleging communications were withheld and destroyed in violation of the state’s Public Records Act.