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Feb 26, 2014, 10:28 ET ACLJ: Congressional Decision to Recall Former IRS Official Lois Lerner "Appropriate" and "Necessary"

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


Feb 21, 2014, 04:56 ET ACLJ: Under Fire - Obama Administration Pulls Plug On Intrusive Program To Target Newsrooms - Victory For First Amendment

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), which focuses on constitutional law, said today a decision by the Obama Administration to pull the...


Feb 19, 2014, 01:45 ET ACLJ Calls Obama Administration Targeting Newsrooms 'Dangerous' - Part Of Ongoing 'Assault' On The Constitution

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), which focuses on constitutional law, said a proposal by the Obama Administration to monitor newsrooms ...


Feb 06, 2014, 10:47 ET ACLJ Grateful For President Obama Raising Plight Of American Pastor Saeed Abedini And Calls On Iran To Release Him From Prison

President Obama today raised the imprisonment of American Pastor Saeed Abedini at the National Prayer Breakfast in Washington, D.C. and called on...


Feb 06, 2014, 01:02 ET ACLJ To Congress: IRS Continues To Deceive Americans About Extent Of Wrongdoing In Targeting Scheme Aimed At Conservatives

Jay Sekulow, Chief Counsel of the American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), today told a House Subcommittee that the IRS deceived the public about...


Jan 28, 2014, 01:45 ET ACLJ Files Brief Urging Supreme Court To Reject Obamacare HHS Mandate On Religious Grounds

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), a pro-life legal organization that focuses on constitutional law, today filed an amicus brief urging...


Jan 14, 2014, 11:35 ET ACLJ Calls Federal Investigation Into IRS Targeting Scheme A "Sham"

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


Dec 20, 2013, 10:08 ET ACLJ: Latest Exemption Proves ObamaCare Is "Unworkable And Fatally Flawed"

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), which is legally challenging ObamaCare, said today the latest exemption issued by the Obama...


Dec 13, 2013, 11:02 ET ACLJ Calls Decision To Remove San Diego War Memorial Cross "Deeply Flawed" And Plans To File Amicus Brief In Expected Appeal

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), which focuses on constitutional law, said today a decision by a federal district court judge in...


Nov 26, 2013, 03:08 ET ACLJ: New Proposed IRS Regulations Put Free Speech Of Americans At Even Greater Risk

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


Nov 26, 2013, 01:19 ET ACLJ: Supreme Court Has Critical Opportunity To Protect Religious Freedom In ObamaCare Cases

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), a pro-life legal organization that focuses on constitutional law, said today's decision by the U.S....


Nov 24, 2013, 09:08 ET Obama Administration Betrays American Pastor In Iranian Deal That Leaves U.S. Citizen Imprisoned Because Of His Faith

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


Nov 23, 2013, 10:45 ET ACLJ Calls On Secretary Kerry To Secure Release Of American Pastor Saeed Abedini Before Entering Into An Agreement With Iran

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


Nov 20, 2013, 03:40 ET Iranian President Gets Mega-Tweets - Calling On Him To Release American Pastor Saeed Abedini

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


Nov 19, 2013, 02:58 ET ACLJ: IRS Cincinnati Office Slams Former Top IRS Official Lois Lerner For Blaming "Low-Level" Employees In IRS Targeting Scheme

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


Nov 15, 2013, 11:18 ET ACLJ & 230K Americans Urge Appeals Court To Protect Ground Zero Cross

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), which focuses on constitutional law, today submitted an amicus brief on behalf of more than 230,000...


Nov 11, 2013, 12:00 ET ACLJ: Federal Appeals Court Clears Way to Put ObamaCare HHS Mandate on Hold; Significant Victory for Illinois Company

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), a pro-life legal organization that focuses on constitutional law, said a decision by a federal...


Nov 06, 2013, 11:26 ET ACLJ Urges Supreme Court to Take ObamaCare HHS Mandate Case

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


Nov 01, 2013, 02:12 ET ACLJ To Ask Supreme Court To Take HHS Mandate Case; Partial Victory At Appeals Court Does Not Go Far Enough

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


Oct 30, 2013, 03:24 ET ACLJ: HHS Secretary Sebelius Fails To Give Americans Reason To Have Confidence In ObamaCare

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), which is legally challenging ObamaCare, said today's testimony by HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius...


Oct 29, 2013, 11:59 ET ACLJ: HHS Secretary Sebelius Must Be Forthcoming And Held Accountable For The Disastrous Rollout Of ObamaCare

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), which is legally challenging ObamaCare, said today HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius must be...


Oct 23, 2013, 10:10 ET ACLJ Launches New Web Strategy To Challenge ObamaCare And Individual Mandate

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ) announced today it has launched a new web strategy to challenge ObamaCare and the individual mandate....


Oct 21, 2013, 09:13 ET ACLJ Expands Federal Lawsuit Against IRS

The American Center for Law and Justice announced today it has filed a second amended lawsuit in federal court in Washington, D.C. – adding...


Oct 09, 2013, 04:00 ET ACLJ: Constitutional Victory - National Park Service Re-Opens WWII Memorial For "1st Amendment Activities" - After Federal Lawsuit Threatened

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), a constitutional law firm based in Washington, D.C., said today the National Park Service decision to ...


Oct 02, 2013, 04:11 ET ACLJ Poised To Take Legal Action If WWII Memorial Is Not Re-Opened To All; Calls On Obama To Apologize To WWII Veterans After Barricading Memorial

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), a constitutional law firm based in Washington, D.C., said today it is prepared to take legal action...