Kansas Supreme Court to decide if state’s new congressional map is gerrymandered — What you need to know

The Kansas Supreme Court will consider if district court judge correctly followed the state constitution when ruling the Republican-led Kansas Legislature drew a racially and politically gerrymandered congressional map. Photo credit Carlos Moreno/KCUR 89.3.

By Dylan Lysen

Connie Brown Collins felt ecstatic when a Wyandotte County judge recently struck down a congressional redistricting map drawn by the Republican-led Kansas Legislature.