TITLE

Judicial candidates may not directly solicit contributions

PUB. DATE
June 2014
SOURCE
Florida Bar News;6/1/2014, Vol. 41 Issue 11, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the reiteration of the Florida Supreme Court regarding the prohibition for judicial candidates to seek for a campaign contribution directly to the public in compliance with the U.S. First Amendment.
ACCESSION #
96132890

 

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