Reargument of Buckley v. Valeo

Mr. Lacovara and Mr. Cutler argued a hypothetical case in which the Federal Election Commission wishes to reverse the 1975… read more

Mr. Lacovara and Mr. Cutler argued a hypothetical case in which the Federal Election Commission wishes to reverse the 1975 Supreme Court campaign spending case, Buckley v. Valeo. In 1975, the justices ruled that Congress cannot limit campaign spending by candidates. Mr. Webster portrayed the chief justice, while the others portrayed the associate justices. After deliberation, the moot court struck down 1996 campaign finance legislation. Ms. Totenberg moderated the event. The Brennan Center awards were presented to Mr. Lacovara, Mr. Cutler and Mr. Forsky by Mr. Brennan. close

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Reargument of Buckley v. Valeo

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Program ID:
80355-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Moot Court
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 14, 1997
Last Aired:
Apr 20, 1997

Airing Details

  • Apr 14, 1997 | 7:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 14, 1997 | 10:56pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 16, 1997 | 2:09am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 20, 1997 | 3:22am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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