The House redistricting battle may be heading federal court.
Gov. Susana Martinez is planning to appeal the NM Supreme Court ruling today after it overturned a House plan that was approved by Judge James Hall.
On her Facebook page, Martinez wrote the following:
"Unfortunately, 4 Democratic justices on the NM Supreme Court reversed the State House redistricting decision made by a Democratic judge they previously appointed. Apparently, the trial judge who previously ruled in
our favor was not partisan enough, as the Democratic justices are now asking him to draw a new map that creates more Democratic districts to guarantee their majority for the next decade. In the order, they even