POLITICS
07/10/2014 08:09 pm ET Updated Jul 10, 2014

Florida Illegally Drew Congressional District Lines To Benefit GOP, Judge Rules

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In a ruling released late Thursday, Circuit Court Judge Terry Lewis blasted the Republican establishment that created Florida's congressional map, saying they "made a mockery" of transparency, allowed for "improper partisan intent" and he ordered that two of the state's 27 districts drawn in 2012 violate the Fair District standards.

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