D.C. Federal Court to Hear AFLC’s Challenge to Transit Authority’s Restriction on Anti-Jihad Advertisement

Washington, D.C. (October 4, 2012) — Today, Robert Muise, Co-Founder and Senior Counsel of the American Freedom Law Center (AFLC), will present oral argument in federal court in Washington, D.C. in AFLC’s request for an injunction to halt the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA)’s censorship of a pro-Israel/anti-jihad bus advertisement.…

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Federal Court Hearing Scheduled in AFLC’s Challenge to D.C. Transit Authority’s Refusal to Run Anti-Jihad Advertisement

Washington, D.C. (September 24, 2012) — U.S. District Court Judge Rosemary M. Collyer has scheduled a hearing for October 4, 2012 on the American Freedom Law Center (AFLC)’s request for an injunction to halt the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA)’s censorship of a pro-Israel/anti-jihad bus advertisement.  The hearing will…

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AFLC Files Federal Lawsuit Against D.C. Transit Authority for Refusing to Run Pro-Israel/Anti-Jihad Advertisement

Washington, D.C. (September 20, 2012) — Citing concerns about “the situations happening around the world” and the “security and safety” of its passengers, the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) has decided to delay running a pro-Israel/anti-jihad advertisement submitted by the Freedom Defense Initiative (FDI), a human rights organization, until some…

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Sharia-Mandated Attacks on Freedom of Speech at Home and Abroad

New York, New York (September 12, 2012) — Yesterday, Americans all across the nation paused to remember that fateful day in 2001 when Islamic terrorists, guided by fundamental principles of sharia-mandated jihad, attacked U.S. soil and killed thousands of innocent American civilians.  The nation took a moment to remember those…

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Federal Judge Issues Final Ruling Striking Down Speech Restriction and Ordering the New York MTA to Display Pro-Israel/Anti-Jihad Bus Advertisement

New York, New York (August 30, 2012) — Yesterday, Federal Judge Paul A. Engelmayer, sitting in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, issued a final ruling, striking down the Metropolitan Transportation Authority of New York’s (MTA) “no-demeaning speech” restriction and ordering the MTA to display a…

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AFLC Victory: New York Federal Court Strikes Down “Demeaning” Speech Restriction; MTA Must Run Advertisement Opposing Jihad and Supporting Israel

New York, New York (July 20, 2012) — Earlier today, Federal Judge Paul A. Engelmayer, sitting in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, ruled that the New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s (MTA) restriction on “demeaning” speech was unconstitutional. The MTA had refused to run an anti-jihad…

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