BNA: Money & Politics Report ($) has this update in SpeechNow.org v. FEC:
A case set for a January argument before the full U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit has drawn requests for participation through friend-of-the court briefs from nearly a dozen nonprofit groups interested in campaign finance law, indicating the case’s potential importance to the future of election campaigns (SpeechNow.org v. FEC, D.C. Cir., No. 09-5342, argument scheduled 10/26/09; 2626 Money & Politics Report, 10/27/09).
The Center for Competitive Politics and the Institute for Justice are representing SpeechNow.org in its challenge of FEC regulations on independent group.