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Redistricting and Court Review of Electoral District Boundaries

Recorded on: May. 17, 2017
Running Time: 01:31:37

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Taken from the Web Program Redistricting and Voting 2017: The Legal Landscape recorded May, 2017 in New York.

Redistricting and Court Review of Electoral District Boundaries [01:31:37]
  • Overview of the legal landscape
    • The relationship between the Voting Rights Act and the Constitution
    • The historical development of racial gerrymandering claims
    • Partisanship and the Constitution
  • Recent decisions on racial gerrymandering
  • Recent decisions on partisan gerrymandering
  • Key questions being considered by courts
  • Questions that may come up in the 2021 round of redistricting

 Joanna E. Cuevas Ingram, Craig Engle, Michael Li

Presentation Material

  • Redistricting and Court Review of Electoral District Boundaries (May 8, 2017)
    Joanna E. Cuevas Ingram
  • Legal Overview & History of Racial Gerrymandering Cases in the U.S. (PowerPoint slides)
    Joanna E. Cuevas Ingram
  • “Well, Back to the Old Drawing Board”
    Craig Engle
  • Partisan Gerrymandering: Past Present, and Future
    Michael Li
  • Partisan Gerrymandering: Past Present, and Future (PowerPoint slides)
    Michael Li
Joanna E Cuevas Ingram ~ Associate Counsel, LatinoJustice PRLDEF
Craig Engle ~ Arent Fox LLP
Michael Li ~ SeniorCounsel, Brennan Center for Justice
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