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  -Supreme Court overturns part of Texas congressional map ET Awful  Jun-28-06 09:11 AM   #0 
  - WooooooHooooooooo !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  WestHoustonDem   Jun-28-06 09:13 AM   #1 
  - Not so quick with the WoooHooos....  AngryOldDem   Jun-28-06 10:49 AM   #58 
     - I sure have. It was a good headline, but the meat of it  WestHoustonDem   Jun-28-06 12:42 PM   #71 
  - Hmmmmm  Pirate Smile   Jun-28-06 09:16 AM   #2 
  - Decision makes no sense.  Mugsy   Jun-28-06 10:05 AM   #41 
  - Activist judges, LEGISLATING FROM THE BENCH  bluestateguy   Jun-28-06 09:16 AM   #3 
  - Great news.  E-Z-B   Jun-28-06 09:16 AM   # 
  - CNN Breaking News banner now, too.  Roland99   Jun-28-06 09:16 AM   #4 
  - w00t!  YDogg   Jun-28-06 09:17 AM   #5 
  - with this court, it could be bad news. . .  Hamlette   Jun-28-06 09:17 AM   #6 
  - It's a mixed decision  jerry611   Jun-28-06 09:17 AM   #7 
  - Fucking EHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH !  bearfan454   Jun-28-06 09:18 AM   #8 
  - wooooohoooooo!!!!!  tammywammy   Jun-28-06 09:18 AM   #9 
  - Incredible news! ...  Veronica.Franco   Jun-28-06 09:19 AM   #10 
  - A link to the actual article  MaineDem   Jun-28-06 09:20 AM   #11 
  - This is wonderful news.  Lars39   Jun-28-06 09:21 AM   #12 
  - Thanks.  ET Awful   Jun-28-06 09:50 AM   #36 
     - I'm glad all is going well with you and your sweetie.  Lars39   Jun-28-06 10:26 AM   #49 
  - Guys...it isn't changing anything  jerry611   Jun-28-06 09:22 AM   #13 
  - * Sigh *  E-Z-B   Jun-28-06 09:23 AM   # 
  - Can't wait to see the whole story on this. Wow! Now we're talking!  Judi Lynn   Jun-28-06 09:23 AM   #14 
  - it may be a 'tiny mention' as far as the body of the story goes...  lavenderdiva   Jun-28-06 09:34 AM   #21 
     - Sorry, I simply didn't choose the right words. Clumsy at times.  Judi Lynn   Jun-28-06 10:05 AM   #40 
        - Thanks Judi Lynn!  lavenderdiva   Jun-28-06 10:23 AM   #47 
  - I think I'll wait for a few talking heads to explain this to me....  Lochloosa   Jun-28-06 09:24 AM   #15 
  - It's called a cop-out  jerry611   Jun-28-06 09:27 AM   #18 
  - NPR said that the part thrown out  igil   Jun-28-06 12:17 PM   #68 
  - At issue was the shifting of 100,000 Hispanics out of a district  cal04   Jun-28-06 09:24 AM   #16 
  - You're kidding me...wow:) nt  MJDuncan1982   Jun-28-06 09:24 AM   #17 
  - THIS IS HUGE, HUGE ENOUGH FOR ME TO SPELL HUGE RIGHT  LynneSin   Jun-28-06 09:27 AM   #19 
  - Nope... that's not what the decision says  jerry611   Jun-28-06 09:30 AM   #20 
  - Supreme Court Upholds Much of Texas District Map  Tesha   Jun-28-06 09:36 AM   #22 
  - once again Kennedy is the swing vote (and he doesn't swing much)  Supersedeas   Jun-28-06 10:24 AM   #48 
  - *** More Detail from MSNBC.COM ***  Roland99   Jun-28-06 09:37 AM   #23 
  - So basically you may draw new district lines anytime you feel  hang a left   Jun-28-06 09:50 AM   #35 
  - They'd better get on it fast  OnionPatch   Jun-28-06 11:22 AM   #62 
  - Winner take all. Only the most corrupt states will be able to do it.  aquart   Jun-28-06 05:42 PM   #83 
  - Watching it now...They unnecessarily diluted votes of Hispanics  Norquist Nemesis   Jun-28-06 09:37 AM   #24 
  - Because SC said OK to do in middle of the decade, may  Norquist Nemesis   Jun-28-06 09:38 AM   #25 
  - Sadly the decision also says a state can redistrict anytime...  Feles Mala   Jun-28-06 09:38 AM   #26 
  - Slow down guys, This is a victory for GOP and Tom Delay  jerry611   Jun-28-06 09:40 AM   #27 
  - HELLO?!! It's up to REPUBLICANS to modify it...  jjrjsa   Jun-28-06 09:42 AM   #30 
     - DING DING DING! And ANY DAMNED TIME IS JUST FINE!!!  Norquist Nemesis   Jun-28-06 09:48 AM   #34 
  - ARGH, this is a loss...  jjrjsa   Jun-28-06 09:41 AM   #28 
  - Bigger news: SCOTUS throws redistricting process into total chaos.  MallRat   Jun-28-06 09:42 AM   #29 
  - As I've been saying for 3 years  bluestateguy   Jun-28-06 09:46 AM   #32 
  - The lines in NJ were drawn by Democrats already  Freddie Stubbs   Jun-28-06 09:53 AM   #37 
     - They could take small GOP strongholds  Master Mahon   Jun-28-06 04:16 PM   #82 
  - Exactly. This is not a good decision and will likely fuck with  nothingshocksmeanymore   Jun-28-06 09:47 AM   #33 
     - Yep, everything is up for grabs. There will be A LOT of money dumped  Pirate Smile   Jun-28-06 09:59 AM   #39 
  - Wow, I think this is the most responses I've EVER gotten to a post in  ET Awful   Jun-28-06 09:42 AM   #31 
  - This Texan warns all y'all non-Texans - this ruling could seriously screw  Justitia   Jun-28-06 09:55 AM   #38 
  - I think it already has screwed us  derby378   Jun-28-06 10:06 AM   #42 
  - The ruling is huge victory for Delay - no way to spin it otherwise  Biernuts   Jun-28-06 10:07 AM   #43 
  - Repubs draw new lines  CityDem   Jun-28-06 12:22 PM   #70 
  - Here's a couple examples of Delay's Districts  JPZenger   Jun-28-06 10:08 AM   #44 
  - Thank God  KingFlorez   Jun-28-06 10:11 AM   #45 
  - Sorry but they didn't. It is going to be chaos. Check out the details.  Pirate Smile   Jun-28-06 10:46 AM   #55 
  - What Delay did to my district ...  Ian_rd   Jun-28-06 10:13 AM   #46 
  - That's just horrible.  Lars39   Jun-28-06 10:28 AM   #51 
  - .  BrightKnight   Jun-28-06 03:55 PM   #80 
  - Republican Texas Redistricting Upheld by Top Court (Bloomberg)  Judi Lynn   Jun-28-06 10:26 AM   #50 
  - AP, too: "Upheld most of...."  Rose Siding   Jun-28-06 10:39 AM   #53 
  - This decision says they can Redistrict WHENEVER  Protagoras   Jun-28-06 10:34 AM   #52 
  - retracting excitemint  melissinha   Jun-28-06 10:41 AM   #54 
  - Democrats need to learn how to grab power. Any state turning from  Sapere aude   Jun-28-06 10:47 AM   #56 
  - Do we know anything about what the vote was? Who?  usregimechange   Jun-28-06 10:47 AM   #57 
  - SCOTUS on DeLay's Gerrymander: It's Okay To Screw Dems, But Not Latinos  Pirate Smile   Jun-28-06 10:53 AM   #59 
  - was there ever any real question what the 'new' court would do?  HuffleClaw   Jun-28-06 11:05 AM   #60 
  - In reality this ruling is awful. They judged it ok to redistrict  robinlynne   Jun-28-06 11:18 AM   #61 
  - If they want payback  MattP   Jun-28-06 11:32 AM   #63 
  - And that's exactly what they SHOULD do. n/t  redqueen   Jun-28-06 12:08 PM   #66 
  - Scalia complained that SCOTUS didn't "shut the door" on these issues  brentspeak   Jun-28-06 11:46 AM   #64 
  - RECTANGULAR districtricts by some new law?  oscar111   Jun-28-06 11:58 AM   #65 
  - Nowadays it is possible  dansolo   Jun-28-06 07:29 PM   #84 
  - No.. That means if the Dems do it.....  Roy   Jun-29-06 12:48 AM   #86 
  - This is not a "great victory." ***WASH POST EXCERPT AND LINK:***  Nothing Without Hope   Jun-28-06 12:09 PM   #67 
  - This process is out of control...this decision makes it worse  Strawman   Jun-28-06 12:17 PM   #69 
  - Don't forget Pennsylvania  Daylin Byak   Jun-28-06 12:54 PM   #72 
     - Yep. Just look at that map. That is absurd.  Strawman   Jun-28-06 01:04 PM   #73 
     - Supreme Court said that Dems can re-re-district when get control  JPZenger   Jun-28-06 01:08 PM   #74 
     - Wow, PA-12  last_texas_dem   Jun-29-06 04:02 AM   #87 
  - The Supreme Suits side with fascism.  Rex   Jun-28-06 01:38 PM   #75 
  - I thought they said states could redraw as often as they liked  ShockediSay   Jun-28-06 01:39 PM   #76 
  - ***Two other DU threads on this decision:***  Nothing Without Hope   Jun-28-06 01:53 PM   #77 
  - Ok, here's my possibly overly positive post for the day  mvd   Jun-28-06 02:10 PM   #78 
  - What planet are the DeLay Five on? Not a political gerrymandering my ass!  bushmeister0   Jun-28-06 02:26 PM   #79 
  - The whole Country will be DeLayed to bits.  BrightKnight   Jun-28-06 03:59 PM   #81 
  - "Supreme Court Overturns Part of Texas...Map" What an Orwellian Joke!  tom_paine   Jun-28-06 09:47 PM   #85 
 

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