NAACP Suing Pennsylvania, Claiming Method Of Counting Prisoners Dilutes African-American Political CloutPennsylvania is facing a new lawsuit from the NAACP over the way prisoners are counted.
Supreme Court Allows Severe Partisan Gerrymandering To ContinueThe Supreme Court said Thursday that federal courts must stay out of disputes over when politicians go too far in drawing district lines for partisan gain.
Ohio's Congressional Map Declared Unconstitutional, GOP To Appeal RulingA federal court has ruled that Ohio's congressional map is unconstitutional and has ordered a new one be drawn for the 2020 elections.
State Senator Won't Have To Pay Legal Bills For Pa. Gerrymandering Case, Court SaysA federal appeals court is reversing a judge's decision to make Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati personally pay $29,000 in legal bills for lawyers who successfully challenged Pennsylvania's congressional districts as unconstitutionally gerrymandered.
Pennsylvania GOP Dealt 3rd Redistricting Loss In U.S. CourtsThe U.S. Supreme Court is dismissing another challenge by top Republican lawmakers from Pennsylvania to the legality of new congressional district boundaries imposed by the state's highest court in a gerrymandering case.
GOP Leaders Ask Supreme Court To Revisit Pa. Redistricting CaseRepublican lawmakers from Pennsylvania are asking the U.S. Supreme Court to again consider the legality of new congressional district boundaries.
Pa. Senator Ordered To Pay $29K In Gerrymandering Case Legal CostsA federal judge is ordering Pennsylvania's top state senator to personally pay more than $29,300 to reimburse lawyers who successfully challenged the state's congressional districts as unconstitutionally gerrymandered.
Pa. GOP Lawmakers Looking To Impeach Democratic Justices Over Congressional Map-MakingIf certain Republican lawmakers have their way, the seven-member state Supreme Court would lose four Democratic justices.
Republican Lawmakers Seek To Impeach 4 Pa. Supreme Court Judges Over Congressional MapTwelve Republican state legislators in Pennsylvania have signed on to resolutions seeking to impeach four Democratic justices on the state Supreme Court over rulings in the congressional redistricting case.
Federal Courts Reject Republican Effort To Stop New Congressional MapThe new congressional districts for Pennsylvania stand, says a federal court panel, tossing out a lawsuit filed by eight Republican congressmen.
U.S. House Hopefuls Begin Filing Papers To Run In PennsylvaniaCandidates are submitting petition paperwork ahead of the deadline to get on Pennsylvania's congressional primary election ballots.