District of Columbia Redistricting Cases:  the 1990s

District of Columbia v. U.S. Department of Commerce789 F. Supp. 1179 (D. D.C. 1992)
The District of Columbia brought an action against the U.S. Department of Commerce, challenging the decision of the Census Bureau to count inmates in a prison operated by the District but located in Virginia as residents of Virginia.  The District Court held that the action was justiciable and that the Census Bureau's decision was not arbitrary or capricious.