The case in question, Minnesota Voters Alliance v. Mansky, argues that the Minnesotan law prohibiting voters from wearing clothing that supports particular candidates or bears political statements in polling places is unconstitutional.
Supreme Court articles on Democracy Chronicles
The Supreme Court is the highest court in the US and has ultimate appellate jurisdiction over all federal courts and over state court cases involving issues of federal law. Also see our articles on Antonin Scalia and also on the Supreme Court case known as Citizens United.
Antonin Scalia left behind a complex legacy as a conservative legal thinker and disruptive public intellectual
Drawing the boundary lines of legislative or congressional districts to provide an unfair advantage needs to stop
On the Supreme Court’s increasingly narrow definition of corruption, including the crimes of bribery and extortion
Professor Chris Edelson speaks out on what he calls a “permanent shift to unconstrained presidential power”
Brennan Center report slams skewed Maryland congressional map, drawn by the Democratic state legislature in 2011
The Supreme Court signaled it may be open to blocking a ruling on gerrymandering at behest of Pennsylvania’s Republicans
The plaintiffs in a federal lawsuit have filed a direct appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court
The court dismissed an appeal from the Texas Democratic Party arguing that the state’s political maps were improperly gerrymandered along partisan lines
The betting money is still that the Ohio purge plan will be allowed by the Supreme Court, probably 5-4