TITLE

Courts and Congress Respond to Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission

AUTHOR(S)
Sharkey, Brian P.
PUB. DATE
May 2010
SOURCE
Young Lawyer;May2010, Vol. 14 Issue 7, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the controversies surrounding the judgment of the U.S. Supreme Court in the case Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission. It discusses the court's decision to strike down the ban on corporate political expenditure. It further states that court's ruling overturned the federal law that outlawed non-profit and for- profit organizations from using their funds for election campaigns.
ACCESSION #
51405473

 

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