WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court’s ruling allowing corporations to use their own funds for ads to support or oppose candidates does not appear to have implications for the Municipal ­Securities Rulemaking Board’s Rule G-37, which ­restricts municipal dealers’ political ­contributions to issuer officials, lawyers said.

The court’s 5-4 decision, in Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission, which was handed down yesterday, deals with independent expenditures and not with the ability of firms to make political contributions, said Ki P. Hong, a partner at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP here, and other lawyers.

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