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For Immediate Release Contact:  Judith Ingram
March 11, 2013 Julia Queen
  Christian Hilland


Appeals Court Issues Per Curiam Order in Hassan v. FEC

WASHINGTON – The United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit today issued its Per Curiam Order in Hassan v. FEC (Case 1:11-cv-02189-EGS). The text of the Order may be found here: (

The Commission was represented in this case by Greg Mueller, Adav Noti, and David Kolker.

  The Federal Election Commission (FEC) is an independent regulatory agency that administers and enforces federal campaign finance laws. The FEC has jurisdiction over the financing of campaigns for the U.S. House of Representatives, the U.S. Senate, the Presidency and the Vice Presidency. Established in 1975, the FEC is composed of six Commissioners who are nominated by the President and confirmed by the U.S. Senate.