Supreme Court, in 5–4 Vote, Restores Alabama’s Congressional Voting Map

By The New York Times

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A special three-judge court had ordered lawmakers to redraw the lines, saying Black voters “have less opportunity” than other Alabamians to elect their favored candidates.

In a separate dissent, Justice Elena Kagan said the majority had gone badly astray. “It does a disservice to the district court, which meticulously applied this court’s longstanding voting-rights precedent,” she wrote. “And most of all, it does a dis… [2018 chars]

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