|Court allows even more money in politics|
|News - St Augustine Area & St Johns County|
THE DECISION: The court voted 5-4 to scrap federal limits on the total amount of money that people can give to candidates, political parties and political action committees each election cycle. Itís the latest in a series of rulings chipping away at restrictions on political money.
THE REASON: The courtís five conservative justices said the limits violated the constitutional guarantee of free speech and werenít needed to prevent corruption.
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