Month in Review – October 2017

Here are the highlights for October 2017: * On October 2, the United States Patent and Trademark Office was forced to publish for registration the trademark Stop the Islamization of America (“SIOA”) on behalf of Pamela Geller and Robert Spencer.  In approximately 30 days, SIOA will be…

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Month in Review – September 2017

Here are the highlights for September 2017: * On September 6, all criminal charges against Cal Zastrow were dismissed with prejudice. AFLC represented Mr. Zastrow, a pro-life demonstrator who was unlawfully arrested by police officers from the City of Westland, Michigan for allegedly disturbing the peace when…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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