TITLE

MCCUTCHEON V. FEDERAL ELECTION COMMISSION AND THE SUPREME COURT'S NARROWED DEFINITION OF CORRUPTION

AUTHOR(S)
Noe, Mikala
PUB. DATE
July 2014
SOURCE
Maine Law Review;2014, Vol. 67 Issue 1, p163
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the judicial decision of the U.S. Supreme Court in McCutcheon v. Federal Election Commission, in which the Court examined the issues related to corruption in election campaign financing under the provisions of the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 (FECA). It discusses the history, causes and effects of campaign finance reform regarding regulations for First Amendment right to contribute to political campaigns under Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act in 2002.
ACCESSION #
101103120

 

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