A group of Wisconsin residents who are Democratic voters challenged Wisconsin’s 2011 state assembly redistricting plan as an unconstitutional partisan gerrymander violating the First and Fourteenth Amendments. A three-judge panel ruled in favor of the plaintiffs and ordered a remedial map to be drawn for the 2018 elections.
The Arab American Institute is suing the Office of Management and Budget for its failure to release documents relating to its decision not to include a combined race and ethnicity and a separate Middle Eastern or North African category on the 2020 Census. This case is pending in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia.
Common Cause, the North Carolina Democratic Party, and a group of North Carolina voters filed a lawsuit, Common Cause v. Rucho, raising partisan gerrymandering allegations over the state’s 2016 remedial congressional map.