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Facts in Exile: Corruption and Abstraction in Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission

33 Pages Posted: 20 Oct 2011 Last revised: 21 Nov 2011

Zephyr Teachout

Fordham University School of Law

Date Written: January 1, 2011

Abstract

This paper criticizes the abstraction of Citizens United v. FEC, and examines the ideology underpinning a fact-free understanding of politics.

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Teachout, Zephyr, Facts in Exile: Corruption and Abstraction in Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission (January 1, 2011). Loyola University Chicago Law Journal, Vol. 42, No. 2, 2011; Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1946004. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1946004 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1946004

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