Texas lawmakers intentionally diluted votes of minority voters in drawing the state's House districts, a panel of federal judges ruled Thursday.
Texas lawmakers intentionally diluted votes of minority voters in drawing the state's House districts, a panel of federal judges ruled Thursday. Illustration by Anneke Paterson/Todd Wiseman The Texas Tribune
Texas lawmakers intentionally diluted votes of minority voters in drawing the state's House districts, a panel of federal judges ruled Thursday. Illustration by Anneke Paterson/Todd Wiseman The Texas Tribune

Court: Texas House map intentionally diluted minority votes

April 20, 2017 03:46 PM

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