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Editorial: Let's hope court ruling will put politicians in their place on redistricting

When a newspaper cartoonist rather accurately depicted a legislative district in Massachusetts to resemble a salamander 204 years ago, "gerrymander" forever became part of this nation's political vocabulary.


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