This week, the Supreme Court preserved a lower court ruling striking down Virginia's House of Delegates districts as an unconstitutional racial gerrymander in the case of Virginia House of Delegates vs. Bethune Hill. In a 5-4 decision, a cross-ideological majority of the Court (Ginsburg, Sotomayor, Kagan, Thomas and Gorsuch) found the GOP-led House lacked standing to appeal the lower court ruling.
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — A special prosecutor in Virginia says he's presented two indictments of election fraud against a person who worked on a Republican congressman's doomed re-election campaign. Special prosecutor Donald Caldwell announced the indictment in a statement Monday. He did not identify the staffer who worked on Scott Taylor's campaign in Virginia's coastal 2nd Congressional District.