Quote by: James L. Buckley

As a consequence, the Court ruled that the limits on campaign spending violated the First Amendment, but it accepted the $1,000 limit on individual contributions on the ground that the need to avoid the appearance of corruption justified this limited constraint on speech.

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Author Bio

  • NameJames L. Buckley
  • DescriptionUnited States federal judge
  • BornMarch 9, 1923
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionPolitician; Officer; Judge