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Agee v. Benson

Last Updated Dec 14, 2022
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No. 1:22-cv-00272 (W.D. Mich)

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Federal court action challenging state legislative districts based on alleged violations of the Voting Rights Act and an unconstitutionally unjustified predominant use of race.

On Dec. 14, 2022, the court set an argument date on dispositive motions for Jul. 12, 2023.


Case filings, starting with most recent court
    Name Last Modified
Document icon Complaint Mar 23, 2022
Document icon Amd. complaint Apr 13, 2022
Document icon SOS motion to dismiss Jun 14, 2022
Document icon Opposition Aug 9, 2022
Document icon Reply Jul 12, 2022
Document icon Order denying SOS motion to dismiss Sep 21, 2022

Map | Challenged state Senate plan

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Map | Challenged state House plan

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