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Supreme Court says federal courts don’t have a role in deciding partisan gerrymandering claims

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court's conservatives decided Thursday that federal courts do not have a role to play in deciding whether partisan gerrymandering goes too far. The 5 -4 decision was written by Chief Justice John Roberts and joined by the court's other conservatives. "We conclude that partisan gerrymandering claims present political questions beyond the reach of ...