On the Frontlines Fighting the “Weaponization” of the Federal Government

(Washington, D.C. – Jan. 12, 2023) Today, the American Freedom Law Center (AFLC) filed its opening brief in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit in its lawsuit against Attorney General Merrick Garland. The lawsuit challenges the Attorney General’s political attack against parents who speak out at school…

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AFLC Sues “Soviet” Moscow!

(Moscow, Idaho) – On December 7, 2022, the American Freedom Law Center (AFLC) filed a federal civil rights complaint against the City of Moscow, Idaho, and several of its officials, including three police officers.  The lawsuit was filed on behalf of Nathan Wilson, and his two sons, Rory and Seamus.  Seamus…

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Victory for Pro-Life Speech!

On October 20, 2022, the American Freedom Law Center (AFLC) filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against the City of Eastpointe, Michigan and two of its officials for violating the civil rights of pro-life activists who protest abortion on the public sidewalk at the Eastland Women’s Clinic, an abortion center…

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Free Speech Case Heads to SCOTUS!

(Washington, D.C.) – On October 13, 2022, the American Freedom Law Center (AFLC) filed a petition for writ of certiorari, asking the U.S. Supreme Court to review an important First Amendment case. In September 2019, AFLC filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against the City of Detroit and several City…

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Federal Judge Allows Attorney General to Target Parents as “Domestic Terrorists”; Parents Appeal

(Washington, D.C. – September 26, 2022).  Late last Friday, a federal judge in Washington, D.C. dismissed on “standing” grounds a federal civil rights lawsuit filed against Attorney General Merrick Garland by the American Freedom Law Center (“AFLC”). The lawsuit was filed on behalf of parents and a parent organization, challenging…

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Battle Against Biden/Twitter Censorship Rages On!

On September 16, 2022, we filed a reply brief in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit in our federal civil rights class action lawsuit against President Biden, Twitter, and Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, which alleges that Twitter is censoring speech critical of the administration’s COVID-19 vaccination policy…

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Lawfare Update for July 2022!

Here are our lawfare highlights for July 2022: * On July 1, we filed a full-throated response to Genoa Township’s defective and at times frivolous motion to dismiss our lawsuit filed against the Township on behalf of Catholic Healthcare International (“CHI”) and its president, Jere Palazzolo. In this case, CHI…

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