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Redistricting challengers awarded over $4.1 million (access required)

Where 12 Virginia voters showed the legislature had used race as the predominant factor in constructing 11 districts and the use of race was not justified by a compelling state interest, they were awarded over $4.1 million in attorneys’ fees and costs. Background Twelve Virginia voters filed their complaint in December 2014, naming two state agencies and ...