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Sep 16, 2013, 08:00 ET AFLC Forces Former Michigan State Rep. Lisa Brown to Dismiss Frivolous Defamation Suit against Young Pro-Life Mother

 Four months after threatening "full throttle litigation," former Michigan State Representative Lisa Brown, facing a prospective filing of a...


Nov 19, 2012, 08:00 ET Founding Member of Detroit Freedom Center Receives Top Honor

Delta Air Lines pilot Captain Ken Pratt received Delta's highest honor in employee recognition on November 8th when he was inducted into Delta Air...


Nov 09, 2012, 08:30 ET Freedom Center Military Lounge Marks First Year Of Operations At DTW

 Freedom Center, the military lounge located at Gate A43 at Detroit Metropolitan Airport's McNamara Terminal, celebrated its first year of...


May 08, 2012, 10:23 ET Armed Forces Day Gala to Raise Funds for Freedom Center

 Freedom Center, the newly opened military lounge at Detroit Metropolitan Airport, will benefit from funds raised by an Gala Event on Armed...


Oct 12, 2010, 16:02 ET Freedom Center Employs iPhone Web App to Promote Latest Breakthrough R.I.G.H.T.S. Education Initiative

Today, the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center debuts its latest concept to promote social awareness of contemporary human rights...


Oct 12, 2010, 10:49 ET Freedom Center Opens World's First Permanent Museum Exhibition on Modern-Day Slavery and Human Trafficking

The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center in Cincinnati has opened the world's first permanent, museum-quality exhibition on modern-day...


Apr 20, 2010, 14:00 ET Freedom Center Gets Private Funding for Permanent Exhibition on Modern Slavery

The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center announced today that it will have a new gallery housing a permanent exhibit on contemporary...


Feb 05, 2010, 11:00 ET Dalai Lama to Receive Freedom Center's International Freedom Conductor Award

Tibetan Leader & Nobel Peace Prize Winner Will Be Honored at October 20 Lunch at Duke Energy Center The National Underground Railroad Freedom...


Aug 10, 2009, 22:21 ET Narconon Graduate Lives to Tell Story of Addiction

Every day American citizens are being legally given prescription medications for injuries and illnesses, but given the abuse potential many...


Jul 24, 2009, 10:00 ET First Study of Its Kind Shows Global Problem of Human Trafficking Exists Locally

Freedom Center report urges stronger efforts to fight modern forms of slavery A new study finds that human trafficking exists in greater...


Jul 03, 2009, 14:03 ET Narconon Graduate Successfully Recovers From Prescription Drug Abuse

Ramsy Darwish knows what it's like being addicted to prescription pain medication. In a recent story called America's "Other" Drug Problem...


Sep 11, 2008, 01:00 ET National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Chooses SAFARI Montage for Launch of Digital Media Brand for U.S. Schools

CINCINNATI, Sept. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center (www.freedomcenter.org) announced today that it...


Jun 13, 2008, 01:00 ET Freedom Center's Changing Exhibit Gallery Receives Permanent Name

CINCINNATI, June 13 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center announced today that it has received a major grant from the...


May 01, 2008, 01:00 ET The Nielsen Co. Teams Up With Freedom Center on Website Redesign

CINCINNATI, May 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Nielsen Company, the world's leading provider of marketing information, audience measurement,...


Apr 25, 2008, 01:00 ET National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Chooses Apple to Power Digital Learning Environment

CINCINNATI, April 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center, today, placed itself at the center of the...


Mar 18, 2008, 01:00 ET Bishop T.D. Jakes From the Potter's House Joins National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Board

CINCINNATI, March 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center in Cincinnati, OH announced today that...


Mar 05, 2008, 00:00 ET National Underground Railroad Freedom Center and Chicago Public Schools Announce Digital Media Partnership

CINCINNATI, March 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Two national players in education, eLearning and technology are partnering to bring hundreds of...


Dec 17, 2007, 00:00 ET BusyBox Developers and Xterasys Corporation Agree to Settle GPL Lawsuit

NEW YORK, Dec. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Software Freedom Law Center, provider of pro-bono legal services to protect and advance Free...


Dec 07, 2007, 00:00 ET BusyBox Developers File GPL Infringement Lawsuit Against Verizon Communications

NEW YORK, Dec. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The Software Freedom Law Center (SFLC) today announced that it has filed a copyright infringement lawsuit...


Nov 20, 2007, 00:00 ET Second Round of GPL Infringement Lawsuits Filed on Behalf of BusyBox Developers

NEW YORK, Nov. 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Software Freedom Law Center (SFLC) today announced that it has filed two more copyright...


Oct 30, 2007, 01:00 ET BusyBox Developers and Monsoon Multimedia Agree to Dismiss GPL Lawsuit

NEW YORK and SAN MATEO, Calif., Oct. 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Software Freedom Law Center (SFLC) and Monsoon Multimedia today jointly...


Oct 10, 2007, 01:00 ET Mark Webbink Joins Board of Software Freedom Law Center

NEW YORK, Oct. 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Software Freedom Law Center (SFLC), provider of pro-bono legal services to protect and advance...


Sep 20, 2007, 01:00 ET On Behalf of BusyBox Developers, SFLC Files First Ever U.S. GPL Violation Lawsuit

NEW YORK, Sept. 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Software Freedom Law Center (SFLC) today announced that it has filed the first ever U.S....


Jul 31, 2007, 01:00 ET Wireless Software for Linux Cleared of Legal Uncertainty by Software Freedom Law Center

NEW YORK, July 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Development of OpenHAL, a wireless network component for Linux, can now resume unfettered after months of...


Jul 18, 2007, 01:00 ET Software Freedom Law Center to Host Legal Summit for Software Freedom

NEW YORK, July 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Software Freedom Law Center (SFLC), provider of pro-bono legal services to protect and advance...