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Hunt v. Cromartie, 526 U.S. 541 (1999), was a United States Supreme Court case regarding North Carolina's 12th congressional district. In an earlier case, Shaw v. Reno, 517 U.S. 899 (1995), the Supreme Court ruled that the 12th district of North Carolina as drawn was unconstitutional because it was created for the ...

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Hunt v. Cromartie, 526 U. S. 541. Among other things, this Court relied on evidence proposed to be submitted by appellants to conclude that, because the State's African-American voters overwhelmingly voted Democratic, one could not easily distinguish a legislative effort to create a majority-minority district from a legislative ...

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Hunt v. Cromartie, 526 U. S. 541. Among other things, this Court relied on evidence proposed to be submitted by appellants to conclude that, because the State's African-American voters overwhelmingly voted Democratic, one could not easily distinguish a legislative effort to create a majority-minority district from a legislative ...

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Hunt v. Cromartie, 526 U.S. 541. Among other things, this Court relied on evidence proposed to be submitted by appellants to conclude that, because the State's African-American voters overwhelmingly voted Democratic, one could not easily distinguish a legislative effort to create a majority-minority district from a legislative ...

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In Shaw v. Hunt, the U.S Supreme Court found that North Carolina's legislature violated the Constitution by using race as the predominant factor in drawing its Twelfth Congressional District's 1992 boundaries. In 1997, after the State redrew those boundaries, the District Court found that the new boundaries had also been  ...

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Oct 28, 2016 ... iterations of CD 12. See Easley v. Cromartie, 532. U.S. 234, 237-239 (2001) ( Cromartie II) (explaining the procedural history); see also Hunt v. Cromartie, 526. U.S. 541, 551 (1999) (Cromartie I); Shaw v. Hunt, 517. U.S. 899 (1996) (Shaw II); Shaw I, 509 U.S. at 630. Following the 1990 census and a remand ...

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Aug 15, 2016 ... IN THE. SUPREME COURT OF THE UNITED STATES. ______. No. ___. ______ . STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA, et al.,. Applicant, v. NORTH CAROLINA STATE CONFERENCE OF THE NAACP,. Respondents, v. LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS, et al.,. Respondents, v. LOUIS M. DUKE, et al.,.

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In Easley v. Cromartie.' the United States Supreme Court upheld the construction of North Carolina's Twelfth Congressional District, ruling that the use of race as a ... See Richmond v. J.A. Croson Co., 488 U.S. 469, 507 (1989) (subjecting the city of. Richmond's "benign discrimination" numerical set-aside program to strict ...

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State and Federal Governments: Hunt v. Cromartie. Docket Number: 98-85. Appealed From: U.S. District Court Subjects: Congressional district boundaries; racial gerrymandering; Equal Protection Clause ...