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Jun 28, 2016, 03:10 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 and...


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 standards for...


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 order on ...


May 16, 2016, 12:24 ET ACLJ Calls Supreme Court Action On Abortion Mandate "Significant Victory For Religious Freedom"

The American Center for Law & Justice (ACLJ) said today's decision by the U.S. Supreme Court to send several cases involving the enforcement of the U....


Apr 28, 2016, 09:27 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 decorated war hero facing ...


Apr 04, 2016, 02:59 ET ACLJ Urges Supreme Court To Reject President Obama's Illegal Immigration Action On Behalf Of Nearly 340,000 Americans

The American Center for Law & Justice (ACLJ) today filed an amicus brief at the U.S. Supreme Court – on behalf of nearly 340,000 Americans – urging...


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 Justice...


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 – the prison...


Feb 13, 2016, 06:08 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 remembered ...


Feb 02, 2016, 03:58 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 lobby...


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 scheme to...


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 of members of...


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 have been...


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 would...


Jul 31, 2015, 06:42 ET ACLJ To Represent Pro-Life Organization Targeted With Federal Lawsuit By Abortion Industry To Stop Release Of Videos

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), which focuses on constitutional law and pro-life issues, announced today it is representing the...


Jul 14, 2015, 09:28 ET ACLJ: U.S. Deal With Iran "Unconscionable" Because It Leaves Imprisoned American Pastor Saeed Abedini Behind

The American Center for Law & Justice (ACLJ), which represents the family of American Pastor Saeed Abedini, said the agreement reached between the...


Jun 25, 2015, 11:44 ET ACLJ Disappointed That Supreme Court Backs ObamaCare; Court Rewrites Law Without Constitutional Authority To Do So

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), which focuses on constitutional law, said today's 6-3 decision by the U.S. Supreme Court backing the...


Jun 02, 2015, 12:57 ET ACLJ: American Pastor Saeed Abedini's Wife Joins Other Families in Urging Congress to Help Free Americans Held Captive in Iran

Naghmeh Abedini, the wife of American Pastor Saeed Abedini, today joined family members of the three other Americans wrongfully imprisoned in Iran in ...


May 26, 2015, 04:39 ET ACLJ Applauds Appeals Court Decision Refusing To Lift A Temporary Hold On President Obama's Illegal Immigration Action

The American Center for Law & Justice (ACLJ) – which represented key members of Congress in an amicus brief – called today's decision by a federal...


May 11, 2015, 03:20 ET ACLJ Represents 113 Members Of Congress In Urging Federal Appeals Court To Reject President Obama's Illegal Immigration Action

The American Center for Law & Justice (ACLJ) today filed a critical amicus brief representing 113 members of Congress – including Senate Majority...


Apr 30, 2015, 04:28 ET ACLJ: Despite Report Claiming IRS Has Improved Processing Tax-Exempt Applications, IRS Still "Institutionally Incapable Of Self-Correction"

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


Apr 01, 2015, 05:14 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, 01:39 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 a request...


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 to...


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...