TITLE

Supreme Court case

PUB. DATE
December 1996
SOURCE
Jet;12/23/96, Vol. 91 Issue 6, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features a photograph of Representative Cynthia McKinney outside of the US Supreme Court where arguments challenging Georgia's new redistricting map were heard by the court. McKinney's defense of majority-minority districts.
ACCESSION #
9701124819

 

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