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NY City Council Passes Resolution Declaring that Corporations Are Not People

Posted on January 4, 2012
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 4, 2012

City Council Passes Resolution Declaring that Corporations Are Not People

Montana Supreme Court Defies Citizens United Decision

The Wall Street Journal-Law Blog

By Sam Favate

January 3, 2012

Montana Supreme Court restores 100-year-old state ban on corporate political money

Associated Press, Published: December 30

Montana Supreme Court Upholds State's Century-Old Ban on Corporate Money in Elections

DATE: December 30, 2011

MONTANA SUPREME COURT UPHOLDS STATE’S CENTURY-OLD BAN ON CORPORATE MONEY IN ELECTIONS

RULING SETS UP FIRST DIRECT CHALLENGE TO US SUPREME COURT’S
JANUARY 2010 DECISION IN CITIZENS UNITED v. FEC

‘A Huge Victory for Democracy’

Too Early To Chill The Champagne? Action Heats Up On Overturning Citizens United

Joanne Boyer

Op Ed News

December 15, 2011

Lawmakers: Corporations are not people

 

Article: The Health of Children and Consumers Is Threatened by Conservative Push for Corporate Speech Rights

AlterNet

Steven Rosenfeld

December 12, 2011

Some pro-business federal judges have shockingly approved a constitutional right for big companies to avoid revealing product dangers on labels.

Undo Citizens United Now

New Mexico Politics

Steve Fischmann

December 12, 2011

Folks from both the political left and right are understandably furious. The lion’s share of our national wealth and income is increasingly concentrated in the hands of 1 percent of the population while the ranks of the poor continue to grow – almost 25 percent of our children live in poverty – and the middle class sees less opportunity in its future than at any time since the Great Depression.