MBTA’s Rejection of Anti-Jihad Ads Heads to Supreme Court

Yesterday (July 27, 2015), the American Freedom Law Center (AFLC), filed a petition in the U.S. Supreme Court, asking the high court to review a sharply-divided decision of the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit, which upheld the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority’s (MBTA) refusal to display on…

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Pamela Geller Sues WMATA for Censoring Mohammad Cartoon

Today, the American Freedom Law Center (AFLC) filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) for refusing to run a “Support Free Speech” advertisement that depicted the winning entry of the “Draw Mohammad Contest” recently held in Garland, Texas.  The lawsuit was filed in…

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Stage is Set for Supreme Court Review of HHS Mandate Challenge

On May 20th, a sharply divided U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit denied Priests for Life’s petition to rehear en banc (full court) its legal challenge to the HHS mandate. Three circuit judges dissented from this decision. The American Freedom Law Center (AFLC) is representing Priests for Life…

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Federal Court: MTA Must Run “Hamas Killing Jews” Ad

On April 21, a federal court ruled that New York City’s Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) violated the First Amendment by refusing to run the “Hamas Killing Jews” advertisement displayed below and must therefore display the advertisement on MTA buses. The ad’s sponsors, Pamela Geller, Robert Spencer, and the American Freedom…

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