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Apr 01, 2015, 17:14 ET

ACLJ Calls DOJ Refusal To Pursue Contempt Charges Against Former Top IRS Official "Troubling But Not Surprising"

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

Mar 18, 2015, 13:39 ET

ACLJ & Key Members Of Congress Urge Appeals Court To Reject Request To Permit President Obama's Illegal Immigration Action To Move Forward

 The American Center for Law & Justice (ACLJ) today asked a federal appeals court to accept an amicus brief that urges the court to reject...

Mar 04, 2015, 12:19 ET

ACLJ: Supreme Court Urged To Reject IRS Regulations Authorizing Illegal Obamacare Subsidies

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), which focuses on constitutional law, said today the U.S. Supreme Court has a critical opportunity...

Mar 03, 2015, 12:18 ET

ACLJ Applauds Israel Prime Minister Netanyahu's Speech - Criticizes President Obama For Meeting With Muslim Brotherhood, But Not Leader Of Israel

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ) said today the speech by Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to Congress provided a much needed...

Feb 27, 2015, 11:35 ET

ACLJ Calls For Independent Prosecutor As IRS Inspector General Reveals Criminal Investigation Now Underway In IRS Targeting Scheme

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

Feb 25, 2015, 13:41 ET

ACLJ: President Obama Must Act To Stop The Slaughter Of Christians By ISIS

 The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ) said today the abduction of up to 150 Christians – including women and children –...

Feb 17, 2015, 10:06 ET

ACLJ Represents 68 Members Of Congress In Calling Federal Court Decision Putting President Obama's Illegal Immigration Action On Hold A "Significant Victory"

 The American Center for Law & Justice (ACLJ) said today a federal court decision granting a request by 26 states – led by Texas...

Feb 10, 2015, 11:56 ET

ACLJ: Murder Of U.S. Aid Worker Underscores Need For Pres. Obama To Develop Effective Strategy To Destroy ISIS

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ) said today the murder of an American aid worker by ISIS - the Islamic State - underscores the need...

Jan 29, 2015, 10:39 ET

ACLJ: American Pastor Imprisoned In Iran Writes Thank-You Letter To President Obama For Meeting With His Family

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ) announced today that American Pastor Saeed Abedini has written a letter to President Obama thanking...

Jan 21, 2015, 19:33 ET

President Obama Tells Wife Of American Pastor Imprisoned In Iran That Securing His Release Is "A Top Priority," Says ACLJ

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

Jan 14, 2015, 12:16 ET

ACLJ Applauds House Approving Bill to Halt Funds for Implementation of President Obama's Unlawful Immigration Action

The American Center for Law & Justice (ACLJ), which focuses on constitutional law, today applauded the U.S. House of Representatives which...

Jan 09, 2015, 13:03 ET

In Light Of French Attacks, ACLJ Calls On Congress To Pass Legislation To Protect The Homeland Against Radical Jihadists

 The American Center for Law & Justice (ACLJ), which focuses on constitutional law, said today Congress should introduce and pass...

Dec 29, 2014, 15:08 ET

ACLJ Urges Supreme Court To Reject IRS Regulations Authorizing Illegal Obamacare Subsidies

 The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), which focuses on constitutional law, today filed an amicus brief with the U.S. Supreme Court...

Dec 22, 2014, 16:38 ET

ACLJ To Defend City Of Ocala, FL Against Bogus Lawsuit By Atheists Challenging Community Prayer Vigil

The American Center for Law & Justice (ACLJ), which focuses on constitutional law, said today it has agreed to represent the City of Ocala,...

Dec 16, 2014, 15:11 ET

ACLJ Represents 27 Members Of Congress - Led By Sen. Cruz And Rep. Goodlatte - In Backing 24-State Lawsuit Challenging President Obama's Flawed Immigration Action

 The American Center for Law & Justice (ACLJ), which focuses on constitutional law, announced today it is representing 27 Members of...

Dec 03, 2014, 11:36 ET

ACLJ Tells Congress President Obama's Immigration Action Unconstitutional And Violates Separation Of Powers

Jay Sekulow, Chief Counsel of the American Center for Law & Justice (ACLJ), told the House Judiciary Committee that President Obama's executive...

Nov 24, 2014, 15:44 ET

ACLJ Urges California Student Union to Reject Anti-Israel Boycott that is Scheduled for Vote in Early December

 The American Center for Law & Justice (ACLJ) today called on a large California graduate student union to reject a motion to launch an...

Nov 20, 2014, 20:26 ET

ACLJ Calls President Obama's Immigration Order "Unconstitutional Power Grab Of Historic Proportions"

The American Center for Law & Justice (ACLJ), which focuses on constitutional law, said President Obama's Executive Order on immigration reform...

Nov 06, 2014, 10:25 ET

ACLJ: New Congress - New Opportunity For Getting The Truth In Obama Admin. Scandals - IRS, Benghazi And Fast & Furious

The American Center for Law & Justice (ACLJ), which focuses on constitutional law, said the results of Tuesday's mid-term election create an...

Oct 30, 2014, 17:17 ET

ACLJ Files Suit Against IRS For Failing To Release Records Between IRS And U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen Of New Hampshire Who Demanded IRS Probe Conservative Organizations

 The American Center for Law & Justice (ACLJ) today filed a federal lawsuit in New Hampshire against the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) on...