Month in Review – August 2017

Here are the highlights for August 2017: * On August 3, we entered our appearance in the case of People of the City of Westland v. Calvin John Zastrow.  In this criminal case, AFLC is representing Cal Zastrow, a pro-life demonstrator who was unlawfully arrested by police officers from the City…

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Month in Review – July 2017

Here are the highlights for July 2017: * On July 3, we filed a notice of appeal to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, seeking review of the district court’s order denying our request to preliminarily enjoin the construction of a mega-mosque in a largely Chaldean Christian…

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Month in Review – June 2017

Here are the highlights for June 2017: * On June 7, a federal judge sitting in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of New York signed a stipulated order that ended our successful First Amendment lawsuit against several officials from the State University of New York at Buffalo…

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An Independence Day Message – 2017

As we celebrate this 4th of July—our Independence Day from tyranny—we must never forget the courage of our Founders.  When they signed that historic declaration, they were signing a death warrant for it was an act of Treason.  But these men—imperfections and all—were divinely inspired and were God’s instruments in…

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Month in Review – May 2017

Here are the highlights for May 2017: *On May 2, counsel for the parties had a scheduling conference with the presiding federal judge in Detroit in Thames v. City of Westland, the case in which we are representing a pro-lifer who was unlawfully arrested and jailed for over two days…

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Month in Review – April 2017

Here are the highlights for April 2017: *On April 7, we filed a notice of appeal to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, asking the court to reverse a lower court decision that upheld the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority’s (WMATA) rejection of an advertisement submitted by…

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Month in Review – March 2017

Here are the highlights for March 2017, which was a very busy month, as you can see: * On March 6, we filed our opening brief in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit in a federal lawsuit challenging Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act (CDA) under the…

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Month in Review – February 2017

Here are the highlights for February 2017: * On February 3, we took the deposition of the witness designated by King County (Seattle, Washington) to testify on its behalf in our lawsuit filed against the County on behalf of the American Freedom Defense Initiative (AFDI), and its founders, Pamela Geller…

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Month in Review – January 2017

Here are the highlights for January 2017: * On January 10, a judge in Dallas, Texas granted our motion, dismissing a defamation lawsuit filed against our clients, the Center for Security Policy and Jim Hanson, by Mohamed Mohamed on his own behalf and on behalf of his 15-year old son,…

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Five Years and Stronger than Ever!

Today (January 23), the American Freedom Law Center is celebrating its five-year anniversary! It’s hard to believe that it has been five years since David Yerushalmi and Robert Muise launched AFLC, which has become (in the words of National Review columnist Andrew C. McCarthy) “the leading public interest law firm fighting .…

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