Gray v. Sanders

Gray v. Sanders
by the Supreme Court of the United States

Gray v. Sanders, 372 U.S. 368 (1963), was a Supreme Court of the United States case dealing with equal representation in regard to the American election system and formulated the famous "one person, one vote" standard for legislative districting. Excerpted from Gray v. Sanders on Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

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United States Supreme Court

372 U.S. 368

Gray  v.  Sanders

 Argued: Jan. 17, 1963. --- Decided: March 18, 1963

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B. D. Murphy and E. Freeman Leverett, Atlanta, Ga., for appellants.

Morris B. Abram, Atlanta, Ga., for appellee.

Atty. Gen., Robert F. Kennedy for the United States, as amicus curiae, by special leave of Court.

Mr. Justice DOUGLAS delivered the opinion of the Court.


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