lawsuits http://nhpr.org en Supreme Court Hears Arguments on Redistricting http://nhpr.org/post/supreme-court-hears-arguments-redistricting <p>The New Hampshire Supreme Court heard oral arguments this morning on a challenge to a plan to redraw the districts for the State&rsquo;s House of Representatives.</p><p>The five petitioners representing towns across the Granite State argue that the House plan is too rigid in its interpretation of the US constitution&rsquo;s one-man-one-vote clause. A lawyer for the petitioners, Martin Honigberg, says that a looser interpretation is not only legal, but required by an amendment to the New Hampshire constitution.</p> Wed, 06 Jun 2012 15:49:49 +0000 Sam Evans-Brown 6307 at http://nhpr.org