“Gerrymandering suit can proceed, Pa. Supreme Court rules”


In a case that could force the redrawing of congressional maps before the 2018 elections, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court Thursday ordered a Commonwealth Court judge to hear a gerrymandering lawsuit by the end of the year.

…The high court’s 4-3 vote overturned a Commonwealth Court decision. In a hearing last month, Commonwealth Court Judge Dan Pelligrini said he did not see the case being decided before the 2018 elections, saying, “I can tell you it isn’t going to happen.”

Comments are closed.