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In Re 2011 Redistricting Cases

Last Updated Apr 11, 2014
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(Originally filed as Riley v. Alaska Redistricting Board) No. 4fa-11-02209ci; S-14441 (State Sup. Ct. I); S-14721 (State Sup. Ct. II); S-15201 (State Sup. Ct. III)

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A consolidation of state challenges to the 2011 Alaska Redistricting Board’s redistricting plan. The trial courts enjoined the 2011 plan. The Alaskan Supreme Court held the plan violated the compactness and socio-economic integration standards in the Alaskan Constitution and remanded the plan back to the Alaska Redistricting Board.

In 2012, the Alaskan Supreme Court approved an interim plan for the 2012 election cycle.

In July 2013 the Alaska Redistricting Board adopted the final redistricting plan and the trial court approved the plan in December 2013.

History

Case filings, starting with most recent court
    Name Last Modified
Document icon State request for judgement Jul 18, 2013
Document icon Riley app. to correct errors Jul 25, 2013
Document icon Riley amd. app. to correct errors Aug 15, 2013
Document icon Order stating remaining issues Aug 28, 2013
Document icon Riley et al. motion for summary judgement Sep 12, 2013
Document icon State opposition Sep 23, 2013
Document icon Riley reply Sep 26, 2013
Document icon State motion for summary judgement (geographic proportionality) Sep 12, 2013
Document icon Riley's opposition Sep 23, 2013
Document icon AK Democratic Party opposition Sep 23, 2013
Document icon State reply Sep 26, 2013
Document icon State motion for summary judgement (HD 1-5 equal pop.) Sep 12, 2013
Document icon Riley opposition Sep 23, 2013
Document icon State reply Sep 26, 2013
Document icon Amicus brief Fairbanks North Star Borough Sep 26, 2013
Document icon State response to amicus brief Sep 30, 2013
Document icon State motion for summary judgement (HD 9 & 12 equal pop.) Sep 12, 2013
Document icon Riley opposition Sep 23, 2013
Document icon State reply Sep 26, 2013
Document icon State motion for summary judgement (SD A, B & C equal pop.) Sep 12, 2013
Document icon Riley opposition Sep 23, 2013
Document icon State reply Sep 26, 2013
Document icon Amicus brief Fairbanks North Star Borough Sep 26, 2013
Document icon State response to amicus brief Sep 30, 2013
Document icon State motion for summary judgement (truncation) Sep 12, 2013
Document icon Riley opposition Sep 23, 2013
Document icon State reply Sep 26, 2013
Document icon AK Democratic Party motion for summary judgement (Mat-su & Kenai) Sep 16, 2013
Document icon State opposition Sep 23, 2013
Document icon AK Democratic Party reply Sep 26, 2013
Document icon AK Democratic Party motion for summary judgement (compactness) Sep 16, 2013
Document icon State opposition Sep 23, 2013
Document icon AK Democratic Party reply Sep 26, 2013
Document icon Amicus brief Fairbanks North Star Borough Sep 26, 2013
Document icon State response to amicus brief Sep 30, 2013
Document icon AK Democratic Party motion for summary judgement (socioeconomic integration) Sep 16, 2013
Document icon State opposition Sep 26, 2013
Document icon AK Democratic Party reply Oct 1, 2013
Highlighted document Document icon Order granting and denyingmotions for summary judgement Nov 18, 2013
State motion for final judgement [Document not yet available] Dec 6, 2013
Opposition to motion for final judgement [Document not yet available] Dec 11, 2013
Document icon State reply Dec 18, 2013
Highlighted document Document icon Order final judgement Dec 20, 2013
Document icon Order prevailing parties Apr 11, 2014
    Name Last Modified
Document icon Petition to review scheduling order Jun 21, 2013
Riley response [Document not yet available] Jul 3, 2013
Amicus brief Fairbanks North Star Borough [Document not yet available] Jul 5, 2013
Amicus brief Bristol Bay Native Corp. et al. [Document not yet available] Jul 5, 2013
Amicus brief AK Democratic Party [Document not yet available] Jul 5, 2013
Highlighted document Document icon Order denying review Jul 15, 2013
    Name Last Modified
Document icon Petersburg motion for adequate timelines and public hearings (incl. exh.) May 15, 2013
Riley motion to establish deadlines and hold hearings [Document not yet available] May 15, 2013
State consolidated opposition [Document not yet available] May 22, 2013
Petersburg reply to consolidated opposition [Document not yet available] May 24, 2013
Highlighted document Document icon Order re public hearings and schedule May 30, 2013
Riley motion to reconsider (schedule) [Document not yet available] Jun 4, 2013
Highlighted document Document icon Order granting motion to reconsider (schedule) Jun 11, 2013
    Name Last Modified
Document icon Petition for Review May 1, 2012
Document icon Petersburg response May 8, 2012
Document icon Aleutians East Borough response May 8, 2012
Document icon Fairbanks North Star Borough response May 8, 2012
Highlighted document Document icon Opinion affirming trial court decision Dec 28, 2012
Petition for rehearing [Document not yet available] Jan 7, 2013
Document icon Order granting petition for rehearing Feb 15, 2013
Document icon Request for clarification Mar 19, 2013
Document icon Partial opposition to motion for clarification Mar 26, 2013
Highlighted document Document icon Order clarifying opinion Apr 25, 2013
Petition for order re interim plan [Document not yet available] May 3, 2012
Document icon State response to show cause order re interim plan (2012 elections) May 8, 2012
Document icon Bristol Bay Native Corp. response May 8, 2012
Document icon Aleutians East Borough et al. response May 8, 2012
Document icon Order re interim plan (2012 elections) May 10, 2012
Document icon State notice of compliance May 15, 2012
Highlighted document Document icon Order adopting interim plan (2012 elections) May 15, 2012
Document icon Dissent to court order Jun 19, 2012
    Name Last Modified
Document icon Petition to correct errors Jul 12, 2011
Document icon Motion to dismiss Sep 9, 2011
Document icon Petersburg opposition to MTD Sep 19, 2011
Document icon Fairbanks opposition to MTD Sep 19, 2011
Document icon Reply to opposition to MTD Sep 21, 2011
Document icon Order denying MTD Sep 22, 2011
Motion for partial summary judgment (defendant's admissions) [Document not yet available] Oct 18, 2011
Document icon State opposition Oct 21, 2011
Document icon Reply Oct 24, 2011
Highlighted document Document icon Order granting partial summary judgement Oct 25, 2011
Document icon Petersburg motion for partial summary judgement (compactness) Oct 18, 2011
Document icon State opposition and cross motion for partial summary judgement Nov 4, 2011
Document icon Petersburg reply and opposition to cross motion Nov 18, 2011
Document icon State reply Nov 30, 2011
Highlighted document Document icon Order denying motion for partial summary judgement and granting cross motion for partial summary judgement Dec 12, 2011
Document icon Law of the case Dec 5, 2011
Document icon State opposition to law of the case Dec 16, 2011
Document icon Plaintiff's reply law of the case Dec 20, 2011
Highlighted document Document icon Order granting motion on the law of the case Dec 23, 2011
Document icon Motion for summary judgement (house district 38) Dec 5, 2011
Document icon State opposition Dec 16, 2011
Document icon Plaintiff's reply Dec 21, 2011
Highlighted document Document icon Order denying motion summary judgement Dec 23, 2011
Document icon Motion for summary judgement (invalid process) Dec 5, 2011
Document icon State opposition Dec 16, 2011
Document icon Plaintiff's reply Dec 21, 2011
Highlighted document Document icon Order denying motion for summary judgement Dec 23, 2011
Document icon Motion for partial summary judgement (compactness) Dec 5, 2011
Document icon State opposition Dec 13, 2011
Document icon Plaintiff's reply Dec 15, 2011
Highlighted document Document icon Order on compactness Dec 23, 2011
Document icon Motion for partial summary judgement (contiguity) Dec 5, 2011
Document icon State opposition Dec 13, 2011
Document icon Plaintiff's reply Dec 14, 2011
Highlighted document Document icon Order on contiguity Dec 23, 2011
Document icon Plaintiff's trial brief Dec 28, 2011
Document icon State trial brief Dec 28, 2011
Document icon Amicus brief Aleutians East Borough Jan 23, 2012
Document icon Amicus brief Bristol Bay Native Corp. Jan 23, 2012
Document icon Amicus brief Fairbanks North Star Borough Jan 23, 2012
Document icon Plaintiff's proposed findings Jan 23, 2012
Document icon State proposed findings Jan 23, 2012
Highlighted document Document icon Opinion granting injunction Feb 3, 2012

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Map | 2012 interim lower house map

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