Docket No.: 01-1806 Topics:
Certiorari Granted: Nov 4 2002
Argued: March 3, 2003
Decided: May 5, 2003
Amendment 1: Speech, Press, and Assembly, First Amendment, Miscellaneous, Civil Procedure, EPA, Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, First Amendment, privacy, public education
PartyNames: Illinois ex rel. Lisa Madigan, Attorney General of Illinois v. Telemarketing Associates, Inc., et al.
Petitioner: Illinois ex rel. Lisa Madigan, Attorney General of Illinois
Respondent: Telemarketing Associates, Inc., et al.
Court Below: Supreme Court of Illinois
Citation: Illinois Supreme Court, 763 N.E.2d 289. QUESTION PRESENTED Whether the First Amendment categorically prohibits a State from pursuing a fraudaction against a professional fundraiser who represents that donations will be used for charitable purposes but in fact keeps th e vast majority (in this case 85 percent)of all funds donated.
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