redistricting http://knau.org en State Legislature Asks U.S. Supreme Court to Overturn Redistricting Laws http://knau.org/post/state-legislature-asks-us-supreme-court-overturn-redistricting-laws <p>The state Legislature asked the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday to give its members back the right to draw the lines for the state’s nine congressional districts. Arizona Public Radio’s Howard Fischer explains.</p><p> Tue, 29 Apr 2014 14:19:27 +0000 Howard Fischer 46698 at http://knau.org State Legislature Asks U.S. Supreme Court to Overturn Redistricting Laws AZ's Legislative Districts to Face Scrutiny in Court http://knau.org/post/azs-legislative-districts-face-scrutiny-court <p>A federal court is going to give Republicans a chance to argue that the state's 30 legislative districts should be redrawn for the 2014 election. Mon, 19 Nov 2012 23:21:35 +0000 Howard Fischer 23600 at http://knau.org Lawmakers Vote to Join Fight to Overturn Redisctricting Maps http://knau.org/post/lawmakers-vote-join-fight-overturn-redisctricting-maps <p>Two lawsuits already have been filed, one challenging the way the commission divided up the 30 legislative districts and the other over the nine congressional districts. Both lawsuits contend the commission did not follow laws in drawing the maps. Rep. Ted Vogt said this new lawsuit has a much narrower focus.</p> Thu, 03 May 2012 15:53:30 +0000 Howard Fischer 13320 at http://knau.org Redistricting Commission Approves Final Maps http://knau.org/post/redistricting-commission-approves-final-maps <p>The Independent Redistricting Commission gave final approved today to the maps that will govern state politics for the coming decade. But&nbsp;Republicans on the panel say the maps are rigged to advantage Democrats.</p> Tue, 17 Jan 2012 21:24:06 +0000 Howard Fischer 7703 at http://knau.org