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FEC v. Akins

Docket No.: 96-1590
Argued: January 14, 1998
Decided: June 1, 1998

Topics:

2 U.S.C. 431, Judicial Power, Standing to Sue, Administrative Procedure, Article I, First Amendment, Freedom of Information Act, judicial review, taxing and spending, taxpayer standing

Petitioner: FEC
Respondent: Akins

Court Below: THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA CIRCUIT
Citation: 101 F.3d 731
Lower Court Decision
Supreme Court Docket


524 U.S. 11 (1998)
Question:

Do voters have the proper legal standing to challenge the Federal Election Commission's decisions regarding political committees?

FEC v. Akins
ORAL ARGUMENT

January 14, 1998

Holding: vacated and remanded
Decision: Decision: 6 votes for FEC, 3 vote(s) against
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