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Democrats deny racial gerrymandering in legislative maps Democrats deny racial gerrymandering in legislative maps

Democrats deny racial gerrymandering in legislative maps

Lawyers for the General Assembly’s Democratic leaders filed documents in federal court Wednesday denying that newly drawn state legislative district maps amount to racial gerrymandering, instead accusing the plaintiffs in the three lawsuits of trying to use race to redraw districts for their own purposes.

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