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New York State Ends Prison-Based Gerrymandering

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Wednesday, August 4, 2010

LDF congratulates the New York State Senate for passing legislation to end prison-based gerrymandering in New York. LDF is committed to the full and equal participation of all persons in our democracy, and applauds the passage of this landmark legislation in New York, which follows a similar bill enacted in Maryland earlier this year.  
 
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