Important Governmental Interest

Some articles on interest, important governmental interests, important governmental interest:

Davis V. Federal Election Commission - Decision - Majority Ruling
... The Court would have jurisdiction only if the appellant could show a personal interest in the controversy, and if an actual controversy existed (and was not moot) ... from precedent, but they must be narrowly drawn to advance important governmental interests (such as avoiding corruption in the political process) ... No important governmental interest was advanced, Alito held, because (as the Court had held in Buckley v ...

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