In the News: Huffington Post: North Dakota Election: National Group Sues To Overturn Election Day Campaigning Ban

John Celock from the Huffington Post:

A conservative group that helped lead the legal battle that would eventually allow for the creation of super PACs is now working to overturn North Dakota’s ban on election day campaigning, arguing it violates the First Amendment.

The Center for Competitive Politics is representing former North Dakota Republican Party Chairman Gary Emineth in a lawsuit Emineth filed in federal court Tuesday to overturn the state law.

“We think the law is unconstitutional and it should be invalidated,” Allen Dickerson, the center’s legal director, told The Huffington Post.

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The Center for Competitive Politics is now the Institute for Free Speech.