redistricting

State Capitol News
7:19 am
Tue April 29, 2014

State Legislature Asks U.S. Supreme Court to Overturn Redistricting Laws

Credit azcapitoltimes.com

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.

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State Capitol News
4:21 pm
Mon November 19, 2012

AZ's Legislative Districts to Face Scrutiny in Court

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.

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State Capitol News
8:53 am
Thu May 3, 2012

Lawmakers Vote to Join Fight to Overturn Redisctricting Maps

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.

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State Capitol News
2:24 pm
Tue January 17, 2012

Redistricting Commission Approves Final Maps

The Independent Redistricting Commission gave final approved today to the maps that will govern state politics for the coming decade. But Republicans on the panel say the maps are rigged to advantage Democrats.

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