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Editor's Note :

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Davis v. FEC

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
07-320 D. D.C. Apr 22, 2008
Tr.
Jun 26, 2008 TBD Alito OT 2007

Issue: Whether BCRA’s so-called “Millionaire’s Amendment,” which relaxes campaign finance limits for opponents of congressional candidates spending more than $350,000 of their own money, violates either the First or Fifth Amendments.

Judgment: Reversed and remanded, in an opinion by Justice Samuel Alito on June 26, 2008.

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