minority vote dilution

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Appealed from: United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas

Oral argument: March 1, 2006

redistricting, gerrymandering, minority vote dilution, census, equal protection, first...
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The U.S. Constitution requires states to reapportion their respective congressional seats based on population changes reflected by the U.S. Census Bureau’s decennial census. See U.S. Const. art. I, § 2. The...