North Carolina Court Hears New Card Arguments Amid Nationally Supervised Election Case | app

Legislative leaders have sought to cement their ability to gerrymand their own districts without the courts being able to overrule them, in arguments they presented to the North Carolina Supreme Court on Tuesday.

In February, the state’s highest court issued a landmark ruling — which losing Republican lawmakers strongly condemned — in which the justices wrote that state courts had the power to dismiss cards for partisan gerrymandering.

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