2010 Census http://apr.org en Justice Dept. Clears Ala.'s Legislative Districts http://apr.org/post/justice-dept-clears-alas-legislative-districts The U.S. Justice Department has cleared Alabama's new legislative districts for use in the 2014 elections. Assistant U.S. Attorney General Thomas Perez notified state Attorney General Luther Strange of the decision Friday. The Justice Department has to review new political boundaries in Alabama to make sure they don't violate the 1965 Voting Rights Act by disenfranchising black voters. The co-chairman of the Legislature's Redistricting Committee, Republican Rep. Fri, 05 Oct 2012 22:13:17 +0000 The Associated Press 18893 at http://apr.org Justice Dept. Clears Ala.'s Legislative Districts