Supreme Court deals blow to minorities in Georgia congressional redistricting case

July 1997
Jet;07/07/97, Vol. 92 Issue 7, p5
Reports that the Supreme Court voted in 1997 to uphold a Georgia redistricting plan that features only one majority Afro-American district. How the decision effects the voting clout of minorities; Supreme Court's history of striking down redistricting efforts that would benefit minority candidates; Minority voting in Georgia.


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