Witnessing the Opening of the American Embassy in the Eternal Capital of Israel—Jerusalem JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ Today, May 14, 2018 will be remembered as a truly historic day. Today the U.S. embassy officially moves to Jerusalem – a victory decades in the making. I am in Jerusalem for the historic occasion. I...
JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ We have just obtained a resounding victory in our legal challenge to the IRS’s political targeting of conservative organizations. In an unprecedented victorious conclusion to our years-long legal battle against the IRS, the bureaucratic agency has just admitted in federal court that it wrongfully targeted Tea Party and...
Jay Sekulow is Chief Counsel of the American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), one of the most prestigious law firms in the country. He is an accomplished Supreme Court advocate, renowned expert on religious liberty, a number 1 New York Times-bestselling author, and a respected broadcaster. Jay Sekulow is...
JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ Two leftist Senators just attacked one of President Trump’s judicial nominees because she is a Christian. This is anti-Christian bigotry. The message of the Left is clear: Christians need not apply. This behavior was unacceptable in 1776, and it is unconstitutional today. Being a Christian should never disqualify anyone...
JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ Can the deep state be defeated? That’s the persistent question I get on a daily basis. The answer is yes, and here’s how. Over the past several decades, the federal government has become a big, intimidating, and sometimes scary behemoth to the America people. As a result, American...
JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ A federal court in Washington, DC just ordered the State Department bureaucracy to produce documents to the ACLJ at the highest rate since the election. This is the most significant progress we have made against the deep state bureaucracy that has continually thwarted federal law – refusing to...
JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ I just received a call from the Vice President’s office. President Trump and Vice President Pence raised the case of American Pastor Andrew Brunson three times today with Turkey’s president, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan. This is exactly what we asked the President to do and is a major...
JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ I just left a meeting with President Donald Trump in the Oval Office where I raised the case of American Pastor Andrew Brunson – who is wrongfully imprisoned in Turkey for his Christian faith – among other pressing legal issues to our country. I told the President about...
JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ President Donald Trump has just fired FBI Director James Comey. President Trump’s letter states that Comey is “not able to effectively lead the Bureau.” The President’s letter further states that, based on the recommendation of both the Attorney General and the Deputy Attorney General, Comey is “hereby terminated...
Susan Rice Leads the Effort to Unmask The Trump Administration JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ There are new developments every day providing more facts concerning whether members of the Obama Administration, actively colluding with both the government bureaucracy and compliant members of the media, have engaged in a crusade to delegitimize the incoming...
JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ I’m on my way to New York City to speak at the United Nations General Assembly tomorrow. At the Ambassadors Against BDS International Summit at the U.N., my message is as simple as it is important – We stand against the anti-Israel Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) Movement...
JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ Today , the ACLJ filed a petition with the U.S. Supreme Court asking it to intervene in a critically important First Amendment free speech case on behalf of three California crisis pregnancy centers (“CPCs”). In October of 2015, California Governor Jerry Brown signed into law the so-called “Reproductive...
JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ President Trump signed a new “Executive Order Protecting The Nation From Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States.” This new order is legally bullet proof. It serves as a key first step in protecting America from jihadist attacks.  It recognizes the fact that of the 1,000 ongoing...
JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ It is unmistakably clear that our federal government’s national security apparatus faces opposition from an ever-expanding and ever-ramifying network of individuals and groups that are prepared to subvert the Constitution, the rule of law and our national security interests in order to advance their own ideological precommitments. One...
JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ The United States Constitution has provided the fundamental framework for free and fair elections that have allowed peaceful transitions of power for all the world to see how truly exceptional America is. Now, in the aftermath of the 2016 election, leftist agitatorFis are pulling out every trick in...
ACLJ joins legal defense BY JAY SEKULOW We have just taken on the most significant U.S. federal court case in defense of Israel’s legitimacy as a Jewish state. Palestinian activists opposed to the existence of the State of Israel have filed a billion-dollar lawsuit in federal district court in Washington, DC, against...
ACLJ joins legal defense BY JAY SEKULOW We have just taken on the most significant U.S. federal court case in defense of Israel’s legitimacy as a Jewish state. Palestinian activists opposed to the existence of the State of Israel have filed a billion-dollar lawsuit in federal district court in Washington, DC, against...
JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ This week, the U.S. Senate’s Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs’ Subcommittee on Investigations released a stunning report about the Obama Administration’s State Department sending hundreds of thousands of your tax dollars to an organization that worked to unseat Prime Minister Netanyahu in Israel. The report’s Executive Summary has...
JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ Once again, the terrorists have attacked France. The carnage is ghastly. Last night, a terrorist attack ripped through Nice, France on Bastille Day – France’s independence day – slaughtering more than 84 people (including two Americans).  Dozens more are injured as the death toll continues to rise. The jihadist...
No Action on President Obama’s Supreme Court Nominee Until After the Election JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ The U.S. Senate should not take any action on President Obama’s nominee to replace Justice Antonin Scalia until after the presidential election. We are in the middle of a critical election and it’s important that Americans have...
U.S. CONSTITUTION: ACLJ This week, ACLJ Chief Counsel Jay Sekulow provided an in-depth analysis of United States v. Texas at SCOTUSblog, which is one of the top legal sites, bringing legal scholars and practitioners across the country together to address the Supreme Court and the most important cases of our...
JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ With the political season in high gear, it is clear Americans are concerned about the top issues like terrorism and the economy. And with the focus now squarely on the presidential race, it’s important to remember there’s another issue that demands the attention of all Americans – a...
JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ A federal judge handed the Obama Administration yet another loss yesterday in the congressional lawsuit to get the truth behind the Fast and Furious fiasco that permitted the illegal sales of guns in order to track the sellers and purchasers. Fast and Furious is yet another example of...
JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ A federal judge handed the Obama Administration yet another loss yesterday in the congressional lawsuit to get the truth behind the Fast and Furious fiasco that permitted the illegal sales of guns in order to track the sellers and purchasers. Fast and Furious is yet another example of...
JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ It’s a report we have been waiting for. Two years in the making. Now, the Senate Finance Committee has released its findings after conducting an investigation into the unconstitutional IRS targeting of grassroots conservative organizations applying for tax-exempt status. The findings of the bipartisan report: gross mismanagement at...
JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ New testimony reveals that the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) used “hundreds of attorneys” to hide critical information from Congress’s investigation of the IRS targeting of conservatives. According to new congressional bombshell testimony today, the IRS set up a previously unknown “special project team” comprised of “hundreds of attorneys,”...
JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ Today, two years after abortionist Kermit Gosnell was convicted of murdering babies born alive after botched abortions, the House of Representatives voted 242-184 to pass the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act. Thank you for making this happen. You gave voice to the voiceless. You stood up for vulnerable unborn children...
Jay Sekulow, ACLJ The Obama Administration continues to do whatever it takes to defend the indefensible. First, President Obama failed to persuade Congress of his legislative ideals on immigration. Then he thwarted the Constitution and unilaterally “change the law.” That’s why today, the ACLJ filed a critical amicus brief representing 113...
JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ “You will not have safety even in your dreams, until you accept Islam,” declares a masked figure, speaking English with an American accent and pointing a revolver toward the camera. “To the nation of the cross: We are back again.” As reported in The New York Times, the...
JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ In just the last few weeks and months, we’ve secured some major victories for faith and freedom.  Your continued support makes this possible.  By signing petitions, joining letters, and adding your name to briefs, you are defending the Constitution, protecting lives, and fighting for the persecuted. Here are...