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CBS Broadcasting v. Cobb

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Case Information

All Courts: U.S. District Court for the District of Southern District of Florida (Case 1:06-cv-22463-PCH)
Topic(s): Polling Place Press Access
State: Florida
Date Filed: September 29, 2006
Date Ended: October 27, 2006

Issue: Whether Fla. Stat. 102.031(4)(a),(b)(2005), which prohibits Plaintiffs from asking a voter a "fact" or "opinion," or from "conducting a poll" within 100 feet of Florida polling places on election day violates the First Amendment to the United States Constitution as made applicable to the states through the Fourteenth Amendment.

Status: Preliminary Injunction Granted 10/24/06. Motion to certify class Granted 10/24/06.

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