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NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 02, 2014
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Supreme Court: Pete Williams) The Supreme Court ruling striking down the ceiling on how much a person can give for total political contributions examined; courtroom sketches by Art Lien shown; majority opinion from Chief Justice John Roberts and the dissent from Justice Stephen Breyer quoted; details given about the event put on in Las Vegas by casino owner Sheldon Adelson††, who spent 93 million in the 2012 elections. [Public Citizen president Robert WEISSMAN†, NBC News chief White House correspondent Chuck TODD, Republican National Committee chair Reince PRIEBUS†– assess the ruling.] Possible remedies to the decision discussed.

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