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Hunt v. Cromartie

Docket No.: 98-85
Argued: January 20, 1999
Decided: May 17, 1999

Topics:

Equal Protection, Civil Rights, Reapportionment, Equal Protection Clause, Fourteenth Amendment, Title VII, Voting Rights Act of 1965, disparate treatment, racial discrimination

Petitioner: Hunt
Respondent: Cromartie

Supreme Court Docket


526 U.S. 541 (1999)
Question:

Is the presence of "uncontroverted material facts," concerning the practice of racial gerrymandering, sufficient to sustain a summary judgment even prior to conducting an evidentiary hearing or discovery?

Hunt v. Cromartie
ORAL ARGUMENT

January 20, 1999

Holding: reversed
Decision: Decision: 9 votes for Hunt, 0 vote(s) against
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