Real Truth About Obama, Inc. v. Fed. Election Comm'n, 09–724.

CourtUnited States Supreme Court
Citation559 U.S. 1089,130 S.Ct. 2371 (Mem),176 L.Ed.2d 764
Docket NumberNo. 09–724.,09–724.
PartiesThe REAL TRUTH ABOUT OBAMA, INC., petitioner, v. FEDERAL ELECTION COMMISSION, et al.
Decision Date26 April 2010

559 U.S. 1089
130 S.Ct. 2371 (Mem)
176 L.Ed.2d 764

The REAL TRUTH ABOUT OBAMA, INC., petitioner,
v.
FEDERAL ELECTION COMMISSION, et al.

No. 09–724.

Supreme Court of the United States

April 26, 2010.


Opinion

On petition for writ of certiorari to the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit. Petition for writ of certiorari granted. Judgment vacated, and case remanded to the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit for further consideration in light of Citizens United v. Federal Election Comm'n, 558 U.S. 310, 130 S.Ct. 876, 175 L.Ed.2d 753 (2010) and the Solicitor General's suggestion of mootness.

To continue reading

Request your trial
671 cases
  • Action NC v. Strach, 1:15-cv-1063
    • United States
    • United States District Courts. 4th Circuit. Middle District of North Carolina
    • October 27, 2016
    ...injunction can be entered. Real Truth About Obama, Inc. v. FEC , 575 F.3d 342, 346–47 (4th Cir. 2009), vacated on other grounds , 559 U.S. 1089, 130 S.Ct. 2371, 176 L.Ed.2d 764 (2010). Such a remedy "does not follow from success on the merits as a matter of course." Winter , 555 U.S. at 32,......
  • Guilford Coll. v. McAleenan, 1:18CV891
    • United States
    • United States District Courts. 4th Circuit. Middle District of North Carolina
    • May 3, 2019
    ...injunction to be entered. Real Truth About Obama, Inc. v. FEC , 575 F.3d 342, 346–47 (4th Cir. 2009), vacated on other grounds , 559 U.S. 1089, 130 S.Ct. 2371, 176 L.Ed.2d 764 (2010).1. Likelihood of Success on the Merits The Court concludes that Plaintiffs have demonstrated a likelihood of......
  • Sarsour v. Trump, Civil Action No. 1:17cv00120 (AJT/IDD)
    • United States
    • United States District Courts. 4th Circuit. United States District Court (Eastern District of Virginia)
    • March 24, 2017
    ...for litigation." Real Truth About Obama, Inc. v. F.E.C. , 575 F.3d 342, 346–47 (4th Cir. 2009), judgment vacated on other grounds , 559 U.S. 1089, 130 S.Ct. 2371, 176 L.Ed.2d 764 (2010), and adhered to in relevant part , 607 F.3d 355 (4th Cir. 2010).7 In determining whether the Plaintiffs 2......
  • Int'l Refugee Assistance Project v. Trump, Civil Action No. TDC–17–0361
    • United States
    • United States District Courts. 4th Circuit. United States District Court (Maryland)
    • October 17, 2017
    ...as articulated. Real Truth About Obama, Inc. v. Fed. Election Comm'n , 575 F.3d 342, 347 (4th Cir. 2009), vacated on other grounds , 559 U.S. 1089, 130 S.Ct. 2371, 176 L.Ed.2d 764 (2010). Because a preliminary injunction is "an extraordinary remedy," it "may only be awarded upon a clear sho......
  • Request a trial to view additional results
3 books & journal articles
  • Judicial Relief and Remedies
    • United States
    • ABA Antitrust Library Mergers and Acquisitions. Understanding the Antitrust Issues. Fourth Edition
    • December 6, 2015
    ...90 . Real Truth About Obama, Inc. v. Federal Election Comm’n, 575 F.3d 342, 347 (4th Cir. 2009), cert. granted , judgment vacated , 559 U.S. 1089 (2010), and adhered to in part sub nom . The Real Truth About Obama, Inc. v. F.E.C., 607 F.3d 355 (4th Cir. 2010) (holding that the circuit’s pri......
  • An Empirical Look at Preliminary Injunctions in Challenges Under Environmental Protection Laws
    • United States
    • Environmental Law Reporter Nbr. 47-5, May 2017
    • May 1, 2017
    ...29. Id . at 23. 30. See , e.g. , Real Truth About Obama, Inc. v. Federal Election Comm’n, 575 F.3d 342, 347 (4th Cir. 2009), vacated , 559 U.S. 1089 (2010), adhered to in part sub nom . Real Truth About Obama, Inc. v. F.E.C., 607 F.3d 355 (4th Cir. 2010) (“ Winter articulates four requireme......
  • WITHHOLDING INJUNCTIONS IN COPYRIGHT CASES: IMPACTS OF EBAY.
    • United States
    • William and Mary Law Review Vol. 63 Nbr. 3, February 2022
    • February 1, 2022
    ...the plaintiff. Cf. Real Truth About Obama, Inc. v. Fed. Election Comm'n, 575 F.3d 342, 345-46 (4th Cir. 2009), vacated on other grounds, 559 U.S. 1089 (2010) (likelihood of success on the merits necessary); Salinger v. Colting, 607 F.3d 68, 79 (2d Cir. 2010) (accepting a serious question go......

VLEX uses login cookies to provide you with a better browsing experience. If you click on 'Accept' or continue browsing this site we consider that you accept our cookie policy. ACCEPT