John A. Knapp Discusses Supreme Court Decision in Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission
Date: May 6, 2010
Location: Minneapolis Club
Winthrop & Weinstine, P.A., legislative attorney
and shareholder, John A. Knapp
, along with Patton Boggs LLP partner, Ben Ginsberg, discussed the recent campaign finance law change and its impact on upcoming Minnesota election. The Supreme Court’s 5-4 decision in Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission
affirmed the protection of corporate funding for independent political ads under the First Ammendment.
The event was held at the Minneapolis Club in Minneapolis, MN, on May 6, 2010. The event was jointly sponsored by the Campaign for Minnesota’s Future, The Minnesota Business Partnership, and The Minnesota Chamber of Commerce.