Print Page   |   Contact Us   |   Sign In   |   Join Us
Site Search
Legal Flash
Blog Home All Blogs
Search all posts for:   


View all (745) posts »

California voters could finally weigh in on 'Citizens United' in November

Posted By Administration, Friday, March 04, 2016

California voters will likely weigh in this November on the explosion of money in politics, through an advisory measure that the Legislature now has legal permission to place on the statewide ballot.

A quartet of state senators submitted language Thursday to ask voters, through a nonbinding Nov. 8 ballot measure, whether Congress should work to overturn the 2010 ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court in the case of Citizens United.

That controversial ruling, in favor of a conservative nonprofit group, now allows unlimited spending by corporations and unions in federal candidate campaigns — a timely topic, said the proposal's lead author.

This post has not been tagged.

Share |
Permalink | Comments (0)
more Latest News
more Calendar

Sixth District Court of Appeal Lunch and Round Table

Bourbon and Commercial Leasing

Everything You Need to Know About Income & Expense Declarations But Were Afraid to Ask

Recent Recognitions
Mariel BlockBarrister of the Year 2016
Richard KondaProfessional Lawyer of the Year 2015

Membership Software Powered by®  ::  Legal