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For Immediate Release Contact:  Judith Ingram
October 9, 2012 Julia Queen
  Christian Hilland

 

APPEALS COURT ISSUES FINAL JUDGMENT IN BEAM v. HUNTER

WASHINGTON – The United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit today issued its Final Judgment and Order in Beam v. Hunter (Case: 11-3386). The text of the Final Judgment may be found here (http://www.fec.gov/law/litigation/beam_ac_final_judg.pdf). The text of the Order may be found here (http://www.fec.gov/law/litigation/beam_ac_order.pdf).

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