Groups Say Colorado's Latino Population Given Unfair Treatment With New Congressional Map
"The Commission treated Colorado's substantial and growing Latino voter population as just another community of interest, no more important than those involved in ski recreation, living along a highway corridor, or working in the aviation industry," LULAC argued in its filing, written by the Campaign Legal Center. Friday was the last day outside groups could challenge the maps that were submitted last week to the state's high court. If the court finds the maps violate the state constitution it can direct the commission to re-draw them. It has until November 1 to make that decision.
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