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Fair Voting Maps—April 2018

  • Capitol Lakes Grand Hall 333 West Main Street Madison, WI, 53703 United States (map)

Fair Voting Maps

Gill v. Whitford, the Wisconsin gerrymander case, how it began, developed, and its current status

Wednesday, April 11, 2018, 7–8:30 p.m.
NOTE UNUSUAL DATE—SECOND WEDNESDAY

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William C. Whitford 
Professor Emeritus, University of Wisconsin Law School

Our speaker is a plaintiff in the Wisconsin partisan gerrymander case now before the US Supreme Court.

Study materials  (includes Redistricting Maps and Gerrymandering by member Joan Schwarz)

Prof. Whitford's outline for the talk and his slides showing the timeline of the case and examples of gerrymandered districts.

If you missed the presentation, you can watch it here.

Earlier Event: March 7
Labor Rights—March 2018
Later Event: May 22
Annual Meeting 2018