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    LIBERTY COUNSEL WASHINGTON, D.C. – Liberty Counsel filed an amicus brief today in National Institute of Family and Life Advocates (NIFLA) v. Becerra, one of four cases brought before the Supreme Court by crisis pregnancy centers challenging the law as a violation of the First Amendment guarantees of free speech and free...
    LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL ORLANDO, FLORIDA – Planned Parenthood, the nation’s largest abortion provider, has expanded its services to offering “transgender” hormone therapy. Planned Parenthood’s 2016-17 annual report states: “We’re expanding access to care — from pioneering research on self-injectable birth control to offering new services for our transgender patients. Planned Parenthood has...
    LIBERTY COUNSEL BALTIMORE, MARYLAND – Today, the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals struck down a Baltimore City Ordinance seeking to impose notification requirements on unlicensed pregnancy centers. The ordinance compelled these pregnancy resource centers to post notices that conspicuously state in English and Spanish that they do not provide nor...
    EDWARD WHITE, ACLJ From Day One, the ACLJ has been aggressively calling for Congress and federal and state law enforcement to investigate Big Abortion for the horrific practice of selling aborted babies’ body parts (fetal tissue) for profit. It’s illegal, but until recently has gone on unhindered from the fear of...
    LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL Orange County, CA – On Friday, two sister companies, DV Biologics and DaVinci Biosciences, agreed to settle a lawsuit brought against them by the Orange County prosecutor for illegally selling baby body parts supplied by Planned Parenthood to pharmaceutical companies and schools across America and at least 10 countries for...
    EDWARD WHITE, ACLJ Yesterday, the Supreme Court ordered the National Abortion Federation (NAF) to respond to the petition for writ of certiorari the American Center for Law & Justice (ACLJ) recently filed on behalf of Troy Newman, a former board member of the Center for Medical Progress (CMP). The petition...
    LIBERTY COUNSEL WASHINGTON, D.C. – Attorney General Jeff Sessions testified before the House Judiciary Committee on Tuesday that Planned Parenthood and organ procurement companies could be criminally charged for the illegal sale of aborted baby body parts upon completion of an FBI investigation. Rep. Trent Franks referenced a report that the...
    LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the Supreme Court has agreed to review the California Reproductive FACT Act, which compels pro-life crisis pregnancy centers to post notices regarding the availability of free and low-cost abortions in their physical clinics, printed material and online. The Court agreed to hear National...
    LIBERTY COUNSEL HARRISBURG, PA – Today, Liberty Counsel is in court presenting evidence and arguments against a Harrisburg ordinance that created unconstitutional buffer zones to silence pro-life speech on public property and sidewalks around abortion clinics. Liberty Counsel represents Becky Biter and Colleen Reilly, who have regularly engaged in peaceful sidewalk counseling to...
    LIBERTY ALERTS, ACLJ The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) just announced their draft HHS Strategic Plan, FY 2018–2022. Starting in 2010, HHS has been required to release a strategic plan every four years. This time their plan, for the first time ever, has explicitly recognized that life begins at...
    LIBERTY COUNSEL WASHINGTON, D.C. – An Obama-nominated federal judge ordered the U.S. government to pay for an undocumented illegal immigrant teenager’s abortion at taxpayer expense in Texas. U.S. District Judge Tanya Chutkan ordered the government to transport the teenager to have the abortion — or allow her guardian to transport...
    RIGHT TO LIFE, ACLJ Following the horrific violations of human rights that occurred during World War II, much of the world recognized the importance of establishing laws to protect the inherent right to life of all persons. As such, Article 6 of the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights...
    RIGHT TO LIFE, ACLJ Planned Parenthood – the largest abortion provider in America – has a new ally in Negative Population Growth, Inc., or “NPG.” Described as an “anti-immigrant environmentalist group,” NPG “promote concepts such as ‘the two-child family,’” and “lowered rates of migration to the United States.” Even though NPG’s Proposed National Population Policy advocates...
    MICHELLE TERRY, ACLJ We are pleased to report that the Northern District of Illinois issued a strong decision in favor of the fight for life in the case National Institute of Family and Life Advocates et al., v. Governor Bruce Rauner, et al. Last month, we filed an amicus brief in the Northern District of Illinois, asking...
    LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL HARRISBURG, PA – Two weeks after the Court of Appeals ruled in favor of Liberty Counsel’s pro-life clients in their lawsuit against a Harrisburg ordinance which created buffer zones that silenced pro-life speech on public sidewalks around abortion clinics, one of the abortion centers involved in the case...
    PALMER WILLIAMS, ACLJ Over the last several years, many state legislatures around the nation have taken important steps towards upholding their mandates to protect the most vulnerable of their citizenry.  Sixteen states have passed laws that ban abortions at the point at which the unborn baby with a heartbeat can...
    LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL Liberty Counsel’s Assistant Vice President of Legal Affairs, Roger Gannam, will testify and present a brief today at the public meeting of the Florida Constitution Revision Commission (CRC) in Jacksonville, urging amendment of article I, sec. 23 of the Florida Constitution to clarify that it does...
    LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL The Trump Administration has announced that United States foreign assistance dollars will no longer be provided to the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) based on its promotion and support of forced abortions and involuntary sterilizations in China. United States funding will be directed instead to other family...
    LIBERTY COUNSEL SAN FRANCISCO – Yesterday, the California Attorney General issued a 15-count felony indictment claiming that the two pro-life journalists, Sandra “Susan” Merritt, represented by Liberty Counsel, and David Daleiden, violated state law by recording Planned Parenthood officials regarding the sale of baby body parts. The allegations say Merritt and...