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New Report: Nation’s Largest Forfeiture Program Fails to Fight Crime

Extensive Decade-Long Study Also Provides Fresh Evidence of 'Policing for Profit' in Federal Equitable Sharing Program ANDREW WIMER, INSTITUTE FOR JUSTICE Arlington, Va.—A new Institute for...

SCOTUS Reverses Oregon’s Decision to Punish Bakers

LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL WASHINGTON, D.C. -- In a victory for Sweet Cakes Bakery and Melissa and Aaron Klein, today the U.S. Supreme Court sent their case...

Ask Your Senators to Vote Against H.R. 6

TAKE ACTION, EAGLE FORUM Recently, the House passed the American Dream and Promise Act (H.R. 6). Now, Senate Leadership has allowed it to be placed...

CEOs Push Abortion Myth

LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL ORLANDO, FL -- Executives from more than 180 companies published a full-page ad of a letter yesterday in the New York Times which conveys...

Anti-Gun Left Using Virginia Beach Tragedy to Push Gun Control

SECOND AMENDMENT, GUN OWNERS OF AMERICA The anti-gun Left is, once again, out to shred the Second Amendment with a vengeance. In the aftermath of a...

Savannah Judge Holds Tour-Guide Lawsuit Unconstitutional

Ruling vindicates Savannah guides in long-running free speech battle ANDREW WIMER, INSTITUTE FOR JUSTICE Savannah, Ga.—Does the First Amendment allow cities to make it illegal to...

Louisiana’s Democrat Governor Boldly Defies Party Platform, Choosing to Protect Unborn Babies Once Heartbeat...

JORDAN SEKULOW, ACLJ There is nothing more innocent than a baby still growing in the mother’s womb. They don’t know anger. They don’t know hate....

Wisconsin Teacher’s Assault on Students

LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL MADISON, WI – School administrators allowed a male science teacher in Madison Metropolitan School District to show a personal “transgender coming out” video to every...

Illinois’ Abortion Bill Worse Than New York’s

LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL SPRINGFIELD, IL -- The Illinois Senate voted 34-20 last Friday to pass a bill that is even more extreme than New...

Trump’s Pick for ATF has Supported a Litany of Gun Control

ERICH PRATT, GUN OWNERS OF AMERICA You may have already seen the news. But President Trump has nominated an anti-gunner to lead the ATF. His name...

HHS Protects Religious Freedom in Healthcare

CAPITOL HILL REPORT, EAGLE FORUM The American tax-payer had another win for their pocketbook this week. On Friday, the U.S. Department of Health and Human...

Louisiana Protects Unborn Children

LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL The Louisiana House of Representatives yesterday passed 79-23, a “heartbeat bill” that will prohibit abortions after an unborn baby’s heartbeat is...

Comment on Your Representatives Vote on the Equality Act

LIBERTY ALERTS, EAGLE FORUM Contact Your Representative Regarding HR5 Vote on Protecting Women and Children Last week, the House took a vote on the Equality Act (H.R. 5)....

Business Owners Bring Free Speech Lawsuit Against “Mural Police”

Lawsuit seeks to stop Mandan, North Dakota, from removing mural CONOR BECK, INSTITUTE FOR JUSTICE Last fall, August “Augie” Kersten, co-owner of the Lonesome Dove saloon...

ACLJ Files Amicus Brief Supporting Sixteen States’ Challenge to ObamaCare

LAURA HERNANDEZ, ACLJ The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ) has filed an amicus brief in a suit brought by 16 states and two individual plaintiffs...

Boston Censorship in Court

LIBERTY COUNSEL BOSTON, MA – Liberty Counsel will present oral argument tomorrow in a federal court of appeals against the city of Boston and one...

Trinity College administration recognizes ‘Churchill Club,’ even as student government votes to deny recognition

LIBERTY ALERTS, THE FIRE.ORG On Monday, the Trinity College Student Government Association announced that it had voted — after weeks of delays, meetings, and public forums —...

A Real Free Speech Movement

CAPITOL HILL REPORT, EAGLE FORUM President Trump has never bowed down to political correctness. In fact, it was one of the reasons why he won...

Judge Gives Preliminary Approval to Philadelphia Forfeiture Class Action Settlement

Starting May 24, 2019, Philadelphians whose property was taken by the city using civil forfeiture can apply for compensation ANDREW WIMER, INSTITUTE FOR JUSTICE PHILADELPHIA— Philadelphians who...

Abortion Clinic Greets Illinois Visitors and Families with a Pro-Abortion Billboard at the State...

OLIVIA SUMMERS, ACLJ These days, parents are pretty well able to monitor what messaging their children see on television or online, so it’s not surprising...

Tell the Truth About ERA

LIBERTY ALERTS, EAGLE FORUM Earlier today, Democrats led a sham hearing on the Equal Rights Amendment. The House Judiciary Subcommittee on Constitution, Civil Rights and...

House Hearing Inequality Act

TAKE ACTION, EAGLE FORUM This week, the House Judiciary Committee is holding a hearing on the Equality Act, H.R. 5, with the expectation that it will...

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...

Arizona Becomes First State to Broadly Recognize Out-of-State Licenses

NICK SIBILLA, INSTITUTE FOR JUSTICE Thanks to a major reform signed earlier today by Gov. Doug Ducey, Arizona became the first state in the nation...

The High Cost of ‘Free’

TABITHA WALTER, EAGLE FORUM Socialism, or Democratic Socialism, is portrayed as a system that helps those in need most and gives everyone a fair chance...

Sandra Merritt Criminal Case Stayed

LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL SAN FRANCISCO, CA – The California Supreme Court granted an emergency stay on Friday in the criminal proceedings against Sandra Merritt. The preliminary...

Judicial Watch Statement on the Mueller Report

TOM FITTON, JUDICIAL WATCH (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton made the following statement in response to the “Mueller Report” released today by the...

Twitter Says Goodbye to SPLC

LIBERTY COUNSEL SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- Twitter has finally distanced itself from the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) after the implosion regarding the ongoing sexual...

Anti-gunners play dirty

ERICH PRATT, GUN OWNERS OF AMERICA Democrats snuck gun control legislation into a reauthorization of the “Violence Against Women Act” as a ruthless way to...