Baker v. Carr was a Supreme Court case concerning equality in voting districts. Decided in 1962, the ruling established the standard of “one person, one vote” and opened the door for the Court to rule on districting cases. In this video, Kim discusses the case with Professor Guy-Uriel Charles and former Solicitor General Theodore Olson.

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