Supreme Court declines to hear case on corporate campaign contributions

By The Christian Science Monitor
Monday, February 25, 2013 18:00 EDT
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Campaign finance: Supreme Court declines case on contributions by corporations

The US Supreme Court declined on Monday to take up a case testing whether a century-long ban on political contributions to candidates from corporations violates corporations’ freedom of speech. The action came without comment by the justices. At issue in the case was a section of federal election…

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