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Dinesh D’Souza Loses Dismissal Motion, Will Be Tried For Campaign Finance Violations

Conservative filmmaker and author Dinesh D’Souza failed to win dismissal of his federal charges for using straw donors to exceed campaign donation limits.
Dinesh D’Souza Loses Dismissal Motion, Will Be Tried For Campaign Finance Violations

Via Breitbart Unmasked:

Conservative filmmaker and author Dinesh D’Souza failed to win dismissal of his federal charges for using straw donors to exceed campaign donation limits yesterday. D’Souza’s attorney argued that the recent McCutcheon decision by the Supreme Court rendered the law unconstitutionally vague. Judge Berman also nixed D’Souza’s desired fishing expedition for evidence that he is a victim of political payback.

The judge also denied a request by D’Souza, a prominent critic of President Barack Obama, to seek the production of evidence that would support his claim the pr...

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