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Friday, January 20th, 2012

Supreme Court nixes judge-drawn redistricting maps

The U.S. Supreme Court threw out court-drawn Texas redistricting maps on Friday morning, saying a panel of federal judges should have used the Legislature's maps as their starting point.

Wednesday, November 23rd, 2011

Updated: Narvaiz says CD-35 campaign still on

A panel of three federal judges in San Antonio proposed new congressional districts for Texas today. The map is a proposal; the court is seeking comments from the parties by noon Friday.