California Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC) June 10 Hearing Preview

Item #20:

Late Contribution Violation. In the Matter of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, FPPC No. 08/735. Failed to timely report making late non-monetary contributions totaling $36,928 in connection with the November 4, 2008, General Election, in violation of Government Code Section 84203 (13 counts). Total Proposed Penalty: $5,539.

Salt Lake Tribune: LDS Church fined for tardy financial reports during Prop 8
HRC: Fines Proposed Against Mormon Church for Prop 8 Campaign Finance Violations
Deseret News: Mormon Church agrees to pay small fine for mistake that led to late report of contributions in Prop. 8 campaign

FPPC LDS Church Prop 8 Fine

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  1. 1
    Buffy says:

    Beautiful. Thanks!


  2. 2
    TGD says:

    It’s just a drop in the bucket.


  3. 3
    Chino Blanco says:

    No argument here, TGD. I’d originally argued for a $78 million penalty.

    Oh well.


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