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Federal Court denies preliminary injunction halting elections (Favors v. Cuomo)

Politicker reports that the Last Lawsuit Against Redistricting Stumbles as a judge denied a Democratic request for a preliminary injunction against the redrawn map, which means that there won’t be enough time now for the trial to intervene before primary season begins … Continue reading

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Court Orders Assembly Majority to advise on status of DOJ pre-clearance

On Thursday, the US District Court ordered lawyers for the Assembly Majority to advise the Court by next Tuesday, May 15, 2012, about the status of the DOJ preclearance process as it relates to the Assembly Redistricting Plan and the status … Continue reading

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Three-Judge Panel Questions New York Senate and Assembly Redistricting Plan

Laura Nahmias, City&State, reports that the “three-judge [federal court] panel in Brooklyn decided today they would not dismiss complaints challenging the constitutionality of the recently enacted New York state legislative redistricting plan.” Nahmias also reports that “the judges said they … Continue reading

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