April 2016: Supreme Court Decides: One Person, One Vote

Updated August 5, 2020 | Infoplease Staff

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Here's a slideshow depicting the major U.S. news events of April 2016.

Supreme Court Decides: One Person, One Vote
A cherub sculpture outside the Supreme Court building in Washington, D.C.
A cherub holding an open book adorns a flagpole on the plaza of the Supreme Court in Washington, D.C. On Monday, April 4, 2016, the justices ruled in a case involving the constitutional principle of "one person, one vote" and unanimously upheld a Texas law that counts everyone, not just eligible voters, in deciding how to draw legislative districts.
Photo source: AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite

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