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Oct 14, 2014, 14:25 ET

ACLJ Urges California Company to Reject Planned Boycott of Israeli Academics and Academic Institutions or Face Possible Legal Action

The American Center for Law & Justice (ACLJ) today called on a California company to reject a planned boycott of Israeli academics and academic...

Sep 22, 2014, 11:30 ET

ACLJ: Former IRS Official Lois Lerner's Refusal To Accept Responsibility For Her Role In IRS Targeting Scandal Represents "Arrogance" And Attempt To "Re-Write History"

 The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), which represents 41 organizations in a federal lawsuit challenging the IRS, said today former...

Sep 18, 2014, 09:00 ET

ACLJ: U.S. Pastor Remains Behind Bars In Iran Two Years After Being Jailed Because Of His Christian Faith

More than 700 days ago, American Pastor Saeed Abedini boarded a flight to Iran and never came back. Christmas has come and gone twice; he's missed...

Aug 28, 2014, 10:49 ET

ACLJ To President Obama: Stop Slow-Walking U.S. Weapons To Israel

 The American Center for Law & Justice (ACLJ) today called on President Obama to stop delaying the transfer of weapons to Israel – a...

Aug 21, 2014, 11:52 ET

ACLJ's International Affiliate Demands United Nations Launch Probe To Determine How Hamas Rockets Ended Up In UN Facilities In Gaza

The European Centre for Law & Justice (ECLJ) – the international affiliate of the American Center for Law & Justice (ACLJ) –...

Aug 20, 2014, 12:42 ET

ACLJ's International Affiliate Calls on United Nations to End Biased Comments Accusing Israel of War Crimes

The European Centre for Law & Justice (ECLJ) – the international affiliate of the American Center for Law & Justice (ACLJ) –...

Aug 13, 2014, 11:06 ET

American Pastor Saeed Abedini Facing New Death Threats In Iranian Prison From ISIS Terrorists

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), which is working to secure the release of American Pastor Saeed Abedini from an Iranian prison,...

Aug 11, 2014, 15:44 ET

ACLJ's International Affiliate Blasts Red Cross For Biased Comments Accusing Israel Of War Crimes

The European Centre for Law & Justice (ECLJ) – the international affiliate of the American Center for Law & Justice (ACLJ) –...

Jul 30, 2014, 13:18 ET

ACLJ Chief Counsel Jay Sekulow Tells Congress DOJ "Can No Longer Fairly And Justly Oversee" Investigations Into IRS Scandal - Special Counsel Is "Only Opportunity For Justice"

 Jay Sekulow, Chief Counsel of the American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), today testified before the House Judiciary Committee telling...

Jul 28, 2014, 11:59 ET

ACLJ: Significant Constitutional Victory As Appeals Court Upholds Display Of Ground Zero Cross

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), which filed an amicus brief on behalf of more than 230,000 Americans urging a federal appeals court...

Jun 30, 2014, 12:38 ET

ACLJ: Supreme Court Issues "Landmark Decision Protecting Religious Freedom and Freedom of Conscience"

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), a pro-life legal organization that focuses on constitutional law, said today the Supreme Court...

Jun 26, 2014, 13:20 ET

ACLJ: Supreme Court Protects Free Speech Of Pro-Life Movement In Striking Down Abortion Clinic Buffer Zone

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), which filed an amicus brief at the Supreme Court challenging a speech-free zone around abortion...

Jun 26, 2014, 12:14 ET

ACLJ Calls Supreme Court Decision on Executive Power "Significant Victory for the Separation of Powers"

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), which represented House Speaker John Boehner in an amicus brief filed at the high court, said...

Jun 25, 2014, 12:09 ET

ACLJ Calls On President Obama And Secretary Kerry To Secure Release Of Christian Mother And U.S. Citizens Held In Sudan

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ) today called on President Obama and Secretary of State Kerry to take whatever action necessary to...

Jun 24, 2014, 11:31 ET

ACLJ: Reports That Christian Mother Re-Arrested in Sudan and Her Family Now in Custody "Deeply Troubling"

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ) said today reports the Meriam Ibrahim, her husband, and their two young children have been taken...

Jun 23, 2014, 11:56 ET

ACLJ Calls Release Of Sudanese Christian Mother And Her American Children A "Significant Victory For Religious Freedom"

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), which demanded the Sudanese government release Meriam Ibrahim and her two young children, said...

Jun 20, 2014, 12:25 ET

ACLJ: IRS Commissioner Refuses To Apologize & Rejects Call For Special Prosecutor To Probe IRS Targeting Scheme

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), which represents 41 organizations in a federal lawsuit challenging the IRS, said today testimony by...

Jun 18, 2014, 11:53 ET

ACLJ: Tainted Investigation into IRS Scandal Makes it Impossible for Targeted Groups to Meet with Federal Investigators

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), which represents 41 organizations in a federal lawsuit challenging the IRS, said today it is not in...

Jun 17, 2014, 16:06 ET

ACLJ Requests Government Agencies and Democrat Lawmakers Preserve Communications With Former Top IRS Official Lois Lerner

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), which represents 41 organizations in a federal lawsuit challenging the IRS, said today it has sent...

Jun 16, 2014, 11:32 ET

ACLJ Calls IRS Email Disappearance "Stonewalling Tactic" And Calls For Special Prosecutor To Probe Corrupt IRS

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), which represents 41 organizations in a federal lawsuit challenging the IRS, said the recent...