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Mar 20, 2017, 10:15 ET ACLJ To Senate: Confirm Judge Neil Gorsuch For Seat On U.S. Supreme Court

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ) said today the confirmation hearings for Judge Neil Gorsuch of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the...


Feb 09, 2017, 19:23 ET ACLJ: Appeals Court Decision On President Trump's National Security Order "Disappointing" And Puts Our Nation In Grave Danger

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), which filed an amicus brief backing President Trump's order designed to enhance our national...


Feb 08, 2017, 19:36 ET ACLJ On Confirmation Of Attorney General Sessions: "His Commitment To The Rule Of Law Is Extraordinary And Badly Needed In The Department Of Justice"

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ) said tonight the confirmation of Senator Jeff Sessions as Attorney General of the United States...


Jan 31, 2017, 20:47 ET ACLJ: Judge Neil Gorsuch: "Remarkably Qualified" For Seat On U.S. Supreme Court

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ) said tonight the nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit...


Jan 20, 2017, 13:14 ET ACLJ: Obama Administration's Parting Shot: Admits State Department Worked With Clinton Foundation To Secure Position As "Favor"

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), which has filed a number of federal lawsuits against the Obama Administration to obtain information...


Dec 23, 2016, 17:16 ET ACLJ: President Obama Betrayed Israel By Refusing To Veto An Anti-Israel Resolution At The United Nations...

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), which is active in defending Israel and the Jewish people, today called President Obama's decision...


Dec 14, 2016, 11:24 ET ACLJ Launches Global Effort To Free Christian Pastor - A U.S. Citizen - Imprisoned In Turkey Because Of His Christian Faith

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), which is active in defending persecuted Christians around the globe, announced today it is...


Nov 18, 2016, 10:47 ET ACLJ Calls President-Elect Trump's Top Appointments "Excellent Leaders" Who Will Play A Vital Role In The New Administration

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ) said today the selection of Senator Jeff Sessions as U.S. Attorney General and Rep. Mike Pompeo as...


Nov 02, 2016, 14:08 ET ACLJ Files Federal Lawsuit Against Obama Justice Department To Unearth Information About The Meeting Between Attorney General Lynch And Former President Clinton On Airport Tarmac In June

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), which has filed a number of federal lawsuits against the Obama Administration to obtain information...


Aug 30, 2016, 15:06 ET ACLJ Files Federal Lawsuit Against Obama State Department To Find Out What's Being Done To Stop ISIS Genocide Against Christians And Other Religious Minorities

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), which is active in defending persecuted Christians around the globe, today filed a federal lawsuit...


Jun 28, 2016, 15:10 ET ACLJ Files FOIA Lawsuit Against Obama Administration; Seeks Records On Iran Negotiation Cover-Up

The American Center for Law & Justice (ACLJ) today filed a federal lawsuit against the U.S. State Department, demanding that it follow the law...


Jun 27, 2016, 11:49 ET ACLJ: Supreme Court Misses Critical Opportunity To Require Common-Sense Safety Standards For Abortion Clinics To Protect Women

The American Center for Law & Justice (ACLJ) said today it is disappointed that the U.S. Supreme Court struck down common-sense safety...


Jun 23, 2016, 12:01 ET ACLJ: Supreme Court Blocks Obama's Immigration Plan - "Important Victory For The Separation Of Powers"

The American Center for Law & Justice (ACLJ) said today a 4-4 decision by the U.S. Supreme Court on the issue of President Obama's Executive...


Apr 28, 2016, 21:27 ET ACLJ Calls Decision By Army To Retain Decorated Green Beret Hero A "Significant Victory" Saying "Justice Has Been Served"

 The American Center for Law & Justice (ACLJ), which has been advocating for Sergeant First Class (SFC) Charles Martland – a...


Mar 16, 2016, 11:13 ET ACLJ: No Action On President Obama's Supreme Court Nominee Until After The Election

 The American Center for Law & Justice (ACLJ) said today the U.S. Senate should not take any action on President Obama's nominee to replace...


Feb 23, 2016, 11:50 ET ACLJ: President Obama's Plan To Close GITMO "Political" Move That Places America in Grave Danger

 The American Center for Law & Justice (ACLJ) said today's announcement by President Obama to fulfill a campaign promise to close GITMO...


Feb 13, 2016, 18:08 ET ACLJ: Justice Scalia Exhibited A Passion For Justice And The Rule Of Law Who Will Be Deeply Missed

The American Center for Law & Justice (ACLJ) said the death of Justice Antonin Scalia represents "a sad day for our nation" and he will be...


Feb 02, 2016, 15:58 ET ACLJ Urges Supreme Court To Reject Pro-Abortion Claim That Abortion Is Safe & Demand Safety Standards For Abortion Clinics

The American Center for Law & Justice (ACLJ) today filed an amicus brief asking the U.S. Supreme Court to reject arguments by the pro-abortion...


Jan 26, 2016, 11:18 ET ACLJ Calls Refusal To Indict Planned Parenthood By TX Grand Jury "Very Troubling"

 The American Center for Law & Justice (ACLJ) said today the refusal of a local grand jury in Texas to indict Planned Parenthood for its...


Jan 19, 2016, 10:50 ET ACLJ To Represent Members Of Congress And Americans In Brief Urging Supreme Court To Reject President Obama's Illegal Immigration Action

 The American Center for Law & Justice (ACLJ) announced today it plans to file an amicus brief at the U.S. Supreme Court – on behalf...


Jan 16, 2016, 10:59 ET ACLJ: American Pastor Saeed Abedini And Other Americans Freed From Iranian Prisons

 The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ) announced today that American Pastor Saeed Abedini and other Americans held captive in Iran...


Jan 12, 2016, 09:33 ET ACLJ Calls on Supreme Court to Protect Religious Groups in Legal Battle Involving HHS Abortion Mandate

The American Center for Law & Justice (ACLJ) has filed an amicus brief asking the Supreme Court to overturn several lower court rulings that...


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...


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...