Started Sep 01, 2017 05:00PM UTC   •   Closed Jun 20, 2018 05:00PM UTC (3 months ago)

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In Gill v. Whitford, will the Supreme Court rule that any part of Wisconsin's redistricting plan is an unconstitutional partisan gerrymander?

In November 2016, the District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin ruled 2-1 that the state legislature's redistricting plan was unconstitutional (Reuters, NBC News, SCOTUS Blog). The Supreme Court agreed in July 2017 to hear an appeal (NY Times). Oral arguments are currently scheduled to be heard on 3 October 2017.

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In Gill v. Whitford, the Supreme Court did not rule that any part of Wisconsin’s redistricting plan was an unconstitutional partisan gerrymander. This question closed as "b) No" with an end date of 18 June.

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