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A state judge Friday said New York must shift its congressional and state senate primaries to August, two days after the state’s top court scrapped voting maps it said were unconstitutionally gerrymandered to favor Democrats.

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Steuben County Judge Patrick McAllister said the state must shift its congressional and state senate primaries from June 28 to August 23.

McAllister said that new voting maps will be drawn up by May 20 by Carnegie Mellon electoral politics specialist Jonathan Cervas, whom McAllister had appointed special master of the redistricting project.

The New York Court of Appeals Wednesday ruled 4-3 that senate district maps drawn by the state’s Democrat-controlled legislature were created with “impermissible partisan purpose” and had to be discarded.