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Your honors, Congresswoman Reno's crazy redistricting plans are a violation of my clients 14th and 15th amendment rights under the equal protection clause.
Supreme Court: April 20, 1993
The courts have already ruled that the use of race in redistricting is permissible. Plus, THEY'RE WHITE! They'll be fine!
Nonetheless, the Constitution is "color blind," so using a race as the basis to redraw districts is just another form of unconstitutional form of discrimination.
In a 5-4 decision we rule in favor of Mr. Shaw that racial gerrymandering is unconstitutional
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