Florida Judge Blocks DeSantis Redistricting Map That Would Affect Black Voters
A judge in Florida rejected a congressional redistricting plan approved by state Republicans that divides up a district with a large Black population.
What To Watch ForDeSantis’ Communications Director Taryn Fenske toldForbeson Wednesday the state will appeal Smith’s ruling to a higher court, and is “confident the constitutional map enacted by the Florida legislature and signed into law passes legal muster.”
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Downstate Republican judge will become first Black woman on Illinois Supreme CourtThe Illinois Supreme Court will have its first Black female justice in July, when Judge Lisa Holder White takes over for retiring Justice Rita Garman. Define woman!
DeSantis-appointed judge signals Florida's congressional map is unconstitutional for diminishing Black representationA Florida circuit court judge signaled Wednesday that a new congressional map championed by Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis is likely unconstitutional, siding with Democrats and voting rights groups who said the map would illegally suppress Black voters in northern Florida . People are sick of black/ white divide championed by the democrats! Ya don't say. I mean, WE have been for months, but...
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Tentative Agreement Reached on Chicago Ward Map Backed by Black CaucusJUST IN: Members of the Chicago City Council have reached a tentative compromise over a new ward map. The agreement creates 14 Latino-majority wards, rather than the 15 that the City Council’s Latino Caucus wanted. Damn this sucks. That map is bad So if this passes it’s not going to be on the ballot on June 28? If my ward is changing is my polling place going to be different on the 28th than it has before? Both are bullshit gerrymandered maps based solely on race instead of keeping neighborhoods unified and providing good government.
Family of Black woman who died after 17-minute C-section sues hospital for racismAn attorney for the family of Kira Dixon Johnson, who died from internal bleeding, says the 17-minute cesarean was done too quickly. How about information on the surgeon that performed the C-Section? Including - his or her experience, his or her training? Any other malpractice suits at this hospital or others ? Why was blood in her stomach ? You are missing alot of information in this article
the long, narrow congressional district—which is represented by Rep.May 10, 2022 at 5:07 pm Expand Fourth District Appellate Justice Lisa Holder White has been appointed to the Illinois Supreme Court.(CNN) Judge J.SPRINGFIELD, Ill.
Al Lawson (D)—was redrawn because it is not especially compact, stretching more than 150 miles from Jacksonville to Tallahassee. What To Watch For DeSantis’ Communications Director Taryn Fenske told Forbes on Wednesday the state will appeal Smith’s ruling to a higher court, and is “confident the constitutional map enacted by the Florida legislature and signed into law passes legal muster.S.” Key Background ."The order could come as soon as Thursday.