Unformatted text preview: State more power in the vote of their legislators, the right to vote of voters in under characterized parts of the State has been weakened. Holding: Ruling was 8 to 1. Court supported the trial of the Alabama system, holding that Equal Protection Clause demanded "no less than substantially equal state legislative representation for all citizens". States are required to "honest and good faith" hard work to create districts as just about as equal populace as feasible....
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- Fall '10
- Supreme Court of the United States, Fourteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution