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New Lawsuit Challenges Mississippi Labeling Law That Makes Selling “Veggie Burgers” a Crime

Vegan food company Upton's Naturals and the Plant Based Food Association fight for First Amendment right to use terms consumers understand ANDREW WIMER, INSTITUTE FOR...

Knight Institute v. Trump

JOHN SAMPLES, CATO INSTITUTE The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit has affirmed a district court’s ruling that Donald Trump may not block Americans from...

The Supreme Court Finally Takes Up a Second Amendment Case

ILYA SHAPIRO and MATTHEW LAROSIERE, CATO INSTITUTE New York City has a law banning the transportation of licensed handguns out of the city, which isn’t...

Activist Judge Forces Taxpayer Funding of Abortion

LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL WASHINGTON, D.C. – A federal judge has attempted to block President Donald Trump’s administration’s rule designed to restrict Title X family planning funds...

Kansas High Court Approves Dismemberment

LIBERTY COUNSEL TOPEKA, KANSAS – The Kansas Supreme Court has ruled that the state constitution allegedly protects the “right” for a woman to dismember her child in...

House Passes Political-Omnibus Bill H.R. 1

WALTER OLSON, CATO INSTITUTE H.R. 1, the political regulation omnibus bill, contains “provisions that unconstitutionally infringe the freedoms of speech and association,” and which “will...
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Five Lawsuits Filed Against National Emergency Declaration – JSL RADIO RECAP

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j1TCEtfcJKQ] JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ Sixteen States in one lawsuit, four more lawsuits filed; we have five lawsuits now against the President’s declaration of a National...
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JSL Radio Recap – Court Rules against Planned Parenthood in Texas

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QleOCDHziDs] JORDAN SEKULOW, ACLJ Today is a day where life is being celebrated and defended at the 46th annual March for Life in Washington, D.C,...

A Double Win in the Dusky Gopher Frog Case

ROGER PILON, CATO INSTITUTE By a vote of 8-0 (Justice Kavanaugh did not participate), the Supreme Court today gave a rational reading of both the...

Breaking Records for the Confirmation of Conservative Judges – And Why It Matters

NATHANAEL BENNETT, ACLJ One of the most important duties entrusted to our President and Senators is nominating and confirming competent and qualified judges for the...

Activist judge halts key Trump policy — and this one has me particularly unnerved

BY ALLEN WEST Howdy folks, I pray y’all had an awesome Thanksgiving Day and reflected with family and that for which you are most thankful....

Israel’s Legitimacy as Jewish State Under Legal Assault in US Courts

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...

Israel's Legitimacy as Jewish State Under Legal Assault in US Courts

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...

Judicial Watch, AEF, File Brief Supporting Election Integrity

LIBERTY ALERTS, JUDICIAL WATCH (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that it joined with the Allied Educational Foundation (AEF) in filing an amici curiae...

Liberty Counsel in Court to Defend Religious Liberty of North Carolina Magistrates

LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL ASHEVILLE, NC – Today Liberty Counsel argues in court that state magistrates should be permitted to intervene to defend their religious...

Liberty Counsel Presents Fairfax Transgender Case to VA Supreme Court

LIBERTY ALERT, LIBERTY COUNSEL CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA – Liberty Counsel will present oral arguments on August 31 requesting the Virginia Supreme Court to hear the case...

Colorado Supreme Court Rules In Favor of Fracking

BY PHYLLIS SCHLAFLY Cheaper energy benefits all. Lower energy bills for the elderly give them more disposable income to spend on medical care. Young people...

A Texas-Sized Victory for Economic Liberty

WESLEY HOTTOT, INSTITUTE FOR JUSTICE In a sweeping decision with major implications for entrepreneurs in Texas and across the nation, the Texas Supreme Court ruled...

The Patent Case that Threatens the Internet

K. WILLIAM WATSON, CATO INSTITUTE The Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit heard oral arguments today in a case about dental retainers that could...

Historical Foundation of the Family

BY PHYLLIS SCHLAFLY Justice Kennedy’s majority opinion in favor of gay marriage is an affront to God, the Constitution, and the American people. Only the...

Supreme Court Asked to Defend Rights of Minors

LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL Washington, DC – Today Liberty Counsel is urging the U.S. Supreme Court to review New Jersey Assembly Bill No. 3371 (“A3371”), which prohibits...

Welcome to the Brave New World Devised by SCOTUS

BY MARK HENDRICKSON Exclusive to The Moral Liberal In a case of painfully ironic timing, between the 800th anniversary of Magna Carta on June 15 and...

Alabama Supreme Court Urged to Protect Religious Liberty

LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL Montgomery, AL—In a brief to the Alabama Supreme Court, Liberty Counsel presented legal arguments following the opinion in the marriage case...

Larry Flynt’s endorsement of Hillary Clinton: No Laughing Matter

PAUL G. KENGOR, THE CENTER FOR VISION & VALUES “I’m endorsing Hillary Clinton for president.” So declared Larry Flynt, founder of the Hustler magazine empire that...

When Battling the Government In Court, What Are You Free To Say in the...

WALTER OLSON, CATO INSTITUTE Readers who follow the battles over forfeiture law may recall the recent case in which a North Carolina convenience store owner...

Abortion Industry Opposes Women’s Health and Safety

To Protect Sacred Profits at Supreme Court MATTHEW CLARK, ACLJ I’ve been following and writing about this case since it was being considered in the Texas...

Supreme Court Abandons Rule of Law and Reason on Marriage

LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL WASHINGTON, DC – A bare 5-4 majority of the Supreme Court today purports to invent a "fundamental right" for same-sex individuals...

A Sad, Confused, and Ominous Obamacare Decision

JOHN A. SPARKS, CENTER FOR VISION & VALUES In his scathing dissent, Justice Antonin Scalia summarized the Supreme Court’s decision in King v. Burwell in...

Same-Sex Marriage Endangers Religious Liberty

BY PHYLISS SCHLAFLY The word “marriage” doesn’t appear even once in the text of the U.S. Constitution, and the First Amendment guarantees the free exercise...

Patel: Right Result, Wan Rationale

JIM HARPER, CATO INSTITUTE Making short work of the idea that facial challenges aren’t available under the Fourth Amendment, the Supreme Court ruled today in...