🚨BREAKING: Ohio Supreme Court STRIKES DOWN new congressional map. Big victory for the voters of Ohio and fair maps. Proud of the work that @EliasLawGroup
and the National Redistricting Action Fund did to secure this victory for Ohioans!
Breaking: Ohio Supreme Court strikes down extreme gerrymandered Congressional map giving Republicans 80% of seats in state Trump won with 53% of vote
Ohio Supreme Court rejects a new congressional map drawn by state Republican lawmakers as unconstitutional https://t.co/VUG680ycao
Breaking: The Ohio Supreme Court struck down the state's congressional district map, saying Republicans violated the Ohio Constitution by drawing districts that favored GOP candidates. https://t.co/76SgExwHGX
BREAKING: In a major win for Democrats, the Ohio Supreme Court overturned the state GOP's proposed congressional redistricting map after finding it was gerrymandered in a way that defied constitutional requirements. Earlier this week, they overturned the state legislative maps.
MASSIVE NEWS: The Ohio Supreme Court just ruled that the Ohio GOP’s new congressional gerrymander is unconstitutional and tossed it out.
The map gave Democrats less than 25% of seats in Ohio despite Biden winning 46% of the vote in 2020.
Breaking News: The Ohio Supreme Court struck down a congressional map skewed to favor Republicans, ruling it was the equivalent of a dealer stacking the deck, and sent it back to state lawmakers to try again. https://t.co/QANVHZzPPI
4-3 opinion with Republican Chief Justice siding with Dem justices. Opinion notes Ohio Republicans usually win 55% of votes but would hold 75-80% of seats under GOP map
“By any rational measure, that skewed result just does not add up” https://t.co/aP2xtKMUY0
Ohio Supreme Court tosses out the state’s new congressional map, with a blistering opinion condemning state Republicans for favoring their own party despite Constitutional reforms to curb partisan gerrymandering. https://t.co/STXPgwHI39
Here, the Ohio Supreme Court calls out the rigged GOP Statehouse for using two sets of books to falsely claim publicly the districts were more competitive than they were.
GREAT NEWS! The Ohio Supreme Court just rejected the OH GOP’s gerrymandered congressional map!
Earlier this week they rejected the map for state legislative districts.
This decision will help in the fight to keep the US House! #WeWantVotingRights
The proposed Ohio congressional district map could have given Republicans as much as a 12-3 advantage.
On Friday the Ohio Supreme Court struck it down as unconstitutional in a 4-3 decision. 👏
BREAKING: Ohio Supreme Court strikes down congressional maps as well. Full story coming @OhioCapJournal
Breaking: Ohio Supreme Court overturns Ohio GOP's proposed congressional redistricting map on a 4-3 vote. Majority opinion found the map defied Constitutional requirements and compared it to a dealer who "stacks the deck."
Court overturned the legislative map earlier this week. https://t.co/HMomEQU5Gu
From the majority opinion: "When the dealer stacks the deck in advance, the house usually wins."
The GOP legislature has 30 days to draw a new map, tho of course they'll know the court looms again. https://t.co/cUhR0aWtzg
Jim Jordan is getting scared: The OHIO Supreme Court, today, decided the gerrymandering Republican map is nonsense and threw it out. Worried Jimmy? You should be.
The Ohio Supreme Court decision specifically calls out the splitting of Hamilton, Cuyahoga, and Summit counties (though it does so *separately* from the finding that the map was unfair). https://t.co/fb0iLUiHvD https://t.co/TP8NweLj9H
Hmm...let's see what stories are in the Ohio Supreme Court Headlines Update today
The Ohio Supreme Court just rejected a GOP-drawn congressional map. What happens next? https://t.co/CVasTsxH63
“When the dealer stacks the deck in advance, the house usually wins,” wrote Justice Michael Donnelly for the majority, adding that the Republicans’ plan was “infused with undue partisan bias.”
Ohio Supreme Court Strikes Down Republican Gerrymander of Map https://t.co/0xNVc2dMzi
The Ohio Supreme Court opinions this week cite Marbury v. Madison and the Federalist Papers, etc. Not really a courts guy -- Is this normal?
Big win for democracy. Ohio’s egregiously GOP gerrymandered congressional AND statehouse maps struck down by Ohio Supreme Court as unconstitutional. https://t.co/XyQPQQ13zj
The ruling is a significant victory for democracy, but Ohio is just one of many states where voting rights advocates are attempting to hold off extreme Republican gerrymandering efforts.
BIG NEWS: The Ohio Supreme Court just struck down the GOP gerrymandered congressional maps. This is a big win for all Ohioans who voted for fair districts and I’m ready to keep fighting for Central Ohio. Like and retweet if you agree.
More news out of Ohio -- following the recent decision to strike down the state’s legislative maps, the Ohio Supreme Court announced today that the congressional map is ALSO an unconstitutional partisan gerrymander.
The Court pointed to voters “demanding change” through a
In a 4-3 decision, the Ohio Supreme Court struck down new congressional maps on Friday, saying three counties in particular were “unduly split” by the Ohio General Assembly.