It will be interesting to see what comes of all of the data turned in by the Republican strategist Thomas Hofeller. Maybe another example of smoke/fire? The accusations have been there for years, yet no one ever had "proof". Maybe this will change how districts are drawn to represent a more common sense thinking...A couple of sentences from this article https://www.npr.org/2019/06/06/73026...5Ep20dR5w1Xcvk
"Redistricting is a very complex field, but I think it's a field which affects Americans a lot more than they understand," Hofeller said in 1991. "I define redistricting as the only legalized form of vote-stealing left in the United States today."
A mapmaker and Republican strategist, he saw holes in the democratic system that could be exploited by technology and guile. Hofeller, who died in August 2018, saw a way to turn small vote margins into supermajorities for GOP legislators.