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Redistricting

NC bills would rewrite redistricting method

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North Carolina General Assembly members who want to take the power to redraw legislative and congressional districts out of their own hands say a fairer redistricting method would benefit voters in choosing their elected representatives. Full story...
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Legislature, Congress maps upheld by NC high court

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The North Carolina Supreme Court has upheld the boundary lines for General Assembly and congressional districts drawn by Republicans three years ago that helped the GOP strengthen its grip on legislative seats. Full story...
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NC justices will not delay 2014 elections

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videoThe 2014 elections will go on as planned after North Carolina's highest court refused to delay them while the justices consider whether the most recent version of election districts are legal. Full story...
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NC Supreme Court ponders legality of redistricting

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The legal fight over North Carolina's legislative and congressional maps is back in the hands of the state Supreme Court. Full story...
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NC justices dismiss redistricting recusal motion

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The North Carolina Supreme Court has again declined to force a colleague to recuse himself from upcoming redistricting arguments because of spending by groups supporting his re-election campaign last year. Full story...
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Another push to stop gerrymandering in North Carolina

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videoThere's another push to change North Carolina's redistricting laws. Right now, there are very few competitive districts because Republicans and Democrats can draw such specific lines. Full story...
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NC panel calling for fairer redistricting to meet

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A non-partisan group that wants fairness in government is holding a meeting to talk about how North Carolina can change its redistricting laws. Full story...
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NC redistricting maps upheld by 3-judge panel

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North Carolina's legislative and congressional boundaries were upheld Monday by a three-judge panel, a victory for Republicans who drew the maps and a blow to Democrats and allies who challenged them. Full story...
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NC trial looking at role of race in redistricting

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Current and former Democratic state legislators are testifying at a trial where judges are weighing arguments whether the redistricting maps drawn by North Carolina Republicans in 2011 are legal or should be thrown out. Full story...
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Bill to change NC redistricting has many sponsors

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House Republicans and Democrats backing changes to how legislative and congressional districts are drawn every ten years say their proposal would create fair maps no matter which party is in power in North Carolina. Full story...
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