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Judicial Watch Continues Fight against Maryland Gerrymandering in US Supreme Court

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Judicial Watch Continues Fight against Maryland Gerrymandering in US Supreme Court

(Washington, DC) — Judicial Watch filed a brief in the U. S. Supreme Court in response to Maryland’s attempt to retain its current gerrymandered voter districting plan.  Judicial Watch is seeking a decision from the high court that would reverse a Maryland district court decision.  The filing was the latest…

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Judicial Watch Appeals to U.S. Supreme Court to Overturn Maryland Congressional Gerrymander

‘[T]he gerrymandering of Maryland’s congressional districts … allows Maryland’s legislators to steal for themselves a significant portion of the power to select congresspersons, which power should only by exercised ‘by the People.’ (Washington, DC) — Judicial Watch asked the U. S. Supreme Court to overturn a district court decision dismissing…

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Md. congressional districts violate First Amendment, lawsuit says

From The Washington Post: Judicial Watch, a conservative legal foundation, argued that the state’s “egregious” gerrymandering could be stopped by ensuring that all congressional districts are physically compact without regard to partisan makeup. Attorney Robert Popper proposed a mathematical formula he developed with law professor Daniel D. Polsby to form…

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Judicial Watch to Defend Voters Challenging Constitutionality of Maryland’s Congressional Redistricting Maps

(Washington, DC) – A special, three-judge panel will consider a constitutional challenge to Maryland’s gerrymandered congressional district map on Tuesday, July 12.  Judicial Watch Attorney Robert Popper will appear before the panel on behalf of voters from each of Maryland’s eight congressional districts.  The plaintiffs challenging Maryland’s congressional

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JW Uncovers New Lerner Email Account

Obama IRS Breakthrough: JW Lawsuit Uncovers New Lois Lerner Email Account Judicial Watch Seeks Accountability for DNC’s Hire of Illegal Alien Federal Courts Are Not Above the Law Judicial Watch Announces its September 14 Leadership Summit on Washington Corruption and the Transparency Crisis Obama IRS Breakthrough: JW Lawsuit Uncovers New…

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Lawsuit Aims To Fix Decades Old Election Problem

The Daily Caller reports on Judicial Watch’s historic lawsuit that would effectively eliminate the practice of gerrymandering.

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Maryland gerrymandering lawsuit: Judicial Watch claims all voters injured

Andrea Noble at the Washington Times writes about Judicial Watch’s historic gerrymandering lawsuit filed yesterday in federal court. In the lawsuit, Judicial Watch argues that all Maryland voters, regardless of party, are harmed by the state districting plan.

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State Roundup, June 25, 2015: Gerrymander Lawsuit

The Maryland Reporter writes on Judicial Watch’s historic lawsuit seeking to protect the voting rights of Maryland citizens. In the lawsuit, Judicial Watch provides the court with a formula that could be used in the drawing of legislative districts around the country.


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