Discussion (1L): The Law, Politics and Technology of the 2020 Redistricting Process (241H): This discussion group will examine the law governing the 2021 redistricting process. We will learn about the one person one vote rule, constitutional prohibitions on racial gerrymandering, the Voting Rights Act, and applicable state law. Students enrolled in this discussion group may also participate in the Stanford Public Interest Redistricting Project in which Stanford students will draw model congressional maps for a number of states. Elements used in grading: Full attendance, reading of assigned materials, and active participation. The seminar will meet four times during the Fall quarter. Class will meet 6:00-8:00pm, September 28, October 12, October 26, November 9.
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