Type Complaint Opinion 
Date 7/10/1995 
Number 95-03 
Topic False political advertising - dismissal of complaint 
Respondent Sen. Dean Sutherland 
Complainant alleged that the Senator had engaged in false political advertising
The Public Disclosure Commission is vested with jurisdiction over complaints of false political advertising.   In addition, a superior court had already ruled on allegations of breach of confidentiality laws.  Complaint dismissed for lack of jurisdiction.
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