Sam Stockard

Sam Stockard

Reporter, Tennessee Lookout

States’ chief justices group argues against independent state legislatures ‘theory’

By: - September 15, 2022

Calling it “invalid,” a group of influential judges is coming down against a theory that could give state legislatures the authority to set election and redistricting laws without the oversight of state courts. The Conference of Chief Justices, a group made up of the nation’s highest judicial officers, filed a rare amicus brief recently in […]