Voting rights groups warn Georgia Republican re-districting plans could lead to federal intervention

Posted on AllSides December 3rd, 2023
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On Monday, Georgia lawmakers are expected to head back to the State Capitol where they’ll continue efforts to re-draw the state’s voting district maps as ordered by a federal judge. With a final vote on the maps expected sometime this week, some experts say lawmakers' current plans may put them at-risk of a federal takeover. A federal judge struck down Georgia’s Congressional, Senate and House District Maps that were voted on in 2021 saying they were in violation of the Voting Rights Act. On Friday, republican lawmakers unveiled newly proposed...

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