TITLE

A CRITICAL ANALYSIS OF A CORPORATION'S FIRST AMENDMENT CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHT OF FREEDOM OF SPEECH AND THE EXPANSION OF THEIR POLITICAL INFLUENCE: THE CASE OF CITIZENS UNITED V. FEDERAL ELECTIONS COMMISSION

AUTHOR(S)
Sandoval, Rodolpho; Avila, William
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
Southern Law Journal;Fall2011, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p253
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article analyses the First Amendment Rights of corporations with a specific reference to the U.S. Supreme Court case of Citizens United v. Federal Elections Commission. It discusses the corporations' right of Freedom of Speech, limits of electioneering communication, and the concept of facial and as-applied challenge. Information on overruling precedent and the principles of stare decisis is also provided.
ACCESSION #
69705334

 

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