“There will be people in both parties disappointed, but there is no way to get a map and please everybody.”
Court has already struck down new senate districts; legal fight continues over Congressional lines
The Senate votes on a bill changing the filing date for Missouri lawmakers due to uncertainty and redistricting.
The Missouri Supreme Court earlier this month ordered further legal review of the congressional districts.
Latest legal challenge to redistricting plan.
Analysts expect quick ruling, as candidate filings begin February 28th.
The Missouri Supreme Court agreed Wednesday to consider a legal challenge over newly drawn districts for the 34-member state Senate.
The deadline to submit paperwork for getting on the primary ballot is 5 p.m. today.
Senator Jason Crowell wants to require new districts for the state Legislature to be developed during open meetings.
Democrats filed a lawsuit last month challenging the new congressional districts