Landmark U.S. Supreme Court cases

Published On: Mar 27 2012 12:28:45 PM EDT   Updated On: Feb 27 2013 09:22:13 AM EST

Take a look back at the landmark cases that shaped our nation.

Supreme Court - Election Commission
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Reuters

Citizens United vs. Federal Election Commission -- In January 2010, the Supreme Court upheld the right of corporations to spend money influencing political campaigns, ruling that these entities ought to have the same First Amendment rights as individuals to engage in "political speech."

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