Kuhn for Congress v. FEC
On January 6, 2014, Kuhn for Congress, the principal campaign committee for South Carolina Congressional candidate John Kuhn, filed a petition for review in the U.S. District Court for the District of South Carolina challenging the Commission’s assessment of an $8,800 civil penalty. The administrative fine resulted from the committee’s failure to file its April 2013 Quarterly report by the April 15 deadline. Read more...
Public Citizen, et al. v. FEC
On January 31, 2014, Public Citizen, et al. (“Public Citizen”) filed suit against the FEC in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, challenging the Commission’s dismissal of the plaintiffs’ administrative complaint against Crossroads Global Political Strategies (“Crossroads GPS”). Read more...
Combat Veterans for Congress PAC v. FEC
On September 30, 2013 the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia granted the FEC’s Motion for Summary Judgment in Combat Veterans for Congress PAC v. FEC. Read more...
Conway for Senate v. FEC
On August 20, 2013, the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Kentucky dismissed Conway for Senate’s challenge to the Commission’s assessment of a $4,950 civil monetary penalty for filing the 2010 Year-End Report late. Read more...
Vroom v. FEC
On June 28, 2013, the United States District Court for the District of Columbia dismissed Peter J. Vroom’s amended complaint, concluding that he lacked standing to challenge the Commission’s dismissal of his administrative complaint. In that complaint, Mr. Vroom had alleged that Penske PAC and General Electric PAC (GEPAC) had filed false and misleading information about their corporate relationship with the Commission, leading the Commission wrongly to allow the two PACs to disaffiliate in AO 2009-18. Read more...
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