Month: October 2013

Voting Rights and Campaign Finance Intersect in NC Lawsuit

Plaintiffs in a lawsuit against the NC Legislature’s redistricting map have requested for a second time that one of three judges on the panel hearing the case recuse himself. That judge, Paul Newby, had benefited from over $1 million in independent expenditures funded by the Washington-based Republican State Leadership Committee. The same group retained the… Read More ›