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January 18, 2018

Editorial: Claims must be proven in court

PENNSYLVANIA’S DISPUTED electoral map survived a court challenge this week, but there are more battles still to come.

By a 2-1 decision, a panel of federal judges upheld the district map in the case of Agre vs. Wolf, claiming the specific challenge wasn’t for them to decide. That means the current boundaries, which were drawn by the Republican-controlled state legislature in 2011, will remain in place — at least until the next challenge.

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