Lawsuit Against Michigan Governor Whitmer: Lifting the Pandemic Veil

On June 15, 2020, we filed a full-throated response to Governor Whitmer’s motion to dismiss our lawsuit challenging her draconian and unconstitutional restrictions on our liberty. As we saw with recent events, the quickest way to end a pandemic is apparently through rioting for “social justice” — so long as left-wing,…

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AFLC Blasts Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison in Court Filing

(Minneapolis, MN – May 5, 2020) – Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison recently intervened in the lawsuit filed by the American Freedom Law Center (AFLC) last November on behalf of Sally Ness, a grandmother who was tired of the City of Bloomington’s failure to enforce its own ordinances against a…

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Legal Action Causes Michigan Governor Whitmer to Blink, Again!

(Grand Rapids, MI – April 27, 2020) – Today, a federal judge signed a stipulated order granting all of the relief requested by the American Freedom Law Center (AFLC) in its expedited motion for a temporary restraining order and preliminary injunction filed in its federal civil rights lawsuit against Michigan…

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Lawsuit Filed Challenging Michigan Governor’s Tyrannical Executive Order

(Lansing, MI) – Today, the American Freedom Law Center, a national public interest law firm, filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer and several county prosecutors, challenging certain provisions of Governor Whitmer’s recent executive order, Executive Order 2020-42. The lawsuit was filed in the U.S. District…

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Victory for the First Amendment!

BREAKING NEWS (April 14, 2020): In our lawsuit against Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer on behalf of three pro-lifers, the district court judge just signed a stipulated order that (1) protects the pro-lifers’ First Amendment rights from infringement by the Governor’s executive orders and (2) dismisses the criminal citation against pro-lifer…

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Lawsuit Filed Challenging Michigan Governor’s COVID-19 Executive Order’s Restriction on Free Speech

(Lansing, MI) – Late last night, the American Freedom Law Center, a national, public interest law firm, filed a civil rights lawsuit against Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer and the City of Detroit, challenging the constitutionality of the Governor’s Executive Order 2020-21 (“Shelter in Place” Order) as applied to criminalize the…

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Stay Vigilant!

In 1971, the U.S. Supreme Court stated the following: “In times of unrest, whether caused by crime or racial conflict or fear of internal subversion [or, we would add, fear of a pandemic], this basic law [the Fourth Amendment right against unlawful search and seizures] and the values that it…

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