GOP attorneys, WILL urge U.S. Supreme Court to overturn redistricting decision

A dozen GOP attorneys general and the conservative Wisconsin Institute for Law and Liberty have filed briefs joining state Republican legislative leaders in urging the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn a decision throwing out the Assembly’s district map.
The AGs, all but one of whom are from states with Legislatures controlled by Republicans, argued the three-judge panel’s decision that the Wisconsin Assembly map constituted an unconstitutional partisan gerrymander threatened “countless state legislative reapportionment plans.”
They also argued creating a partisan advantage is inherent to any red...

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