Teen Gets Florida Campaign Finance Laws Changed

Judge sides with Julie Towbin, 17, rules contribution cap for minors is unconstitutional.
3:00 | 08/09/12

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There is one thing vital to every political campaign supporters who donate money. But 117 year old from Boca Raton felt she was being left out of the process. In 2011 Julie told it was a member of the Palm Beach County democratic executive committee and she wanted to attend back committee's fund raising dinner in September. But she was told her presence would be against the law. Tickets to the event were 150 dollars Florida law says a minor can only make a political donation of a hundred dollars. -- -- in baton on it from my camera and green and got a hundred Arlington. They would be named and kindergarten. But they -- be eighteen armed criminal -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- wound up not going to the dinner instead she went to the ACLU and filed a lawsuit against the state. I I would agree hit the island -- that he was handed hitter -- -- -- -- he -- -- -- Greg Laurie of the year and I was not in the behind writing and you. On Tuesday Tobin got the ruling she was looking for a federal judge says the contribution cap for minors is unconstitutional. Tobin can now donate like an adult up to 500 dollars. And our hard to say not only minor but they hired political problem at home now and -- not only minor I don't avoid baggage be able gay marriage and admired what -- -- -- it will be -- -- -- an aide Danny and higher minimum.

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