NCLA Asks Fifth Circuit to End an SEC Lifetime Gag Order that Violates the First Amendment
December 16, 2021 10:25 ET | New Civil Liberties Alliance
Washington, D.C., Dec. 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- For decades, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has silenced people with lifetime speech bans enforced through threat of reopened...
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Babylon Bee, Not the Bee Urge Federal Court to Uphold Florida Law that Prevents Social Media Censorship
September 15, 2021 10:41 ET | First Liberty Institute
ATLANTA, Sept. 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- First Liberty Institute filed a friend-of-the-court brief at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit on behalf of the Babylon Bee LLC and Not...
NCLA Warns NY Bar Not to Adopt Proposed Rule that Would Chill Lawyers’ Speech
June 18, 2021 14:32 ET | New Civil Liberties Alliance
Washington, D.C., June 18, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The New York City Bar has published a proposed amendment to New York Rule of Professional Conduct 8.4(g) that raises significant constitutional...
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BREAKING: Ninth Circuit Again Denies Right of Beloved Football Coach to say a Brief, Private Prayer After Games
March 18, 2021 13:24 ET | First Liberty Institute
SAN FRANCISCO, March 18, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, a three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit held that the Bremerton School District in Washington state can ban...
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izzit.org Expands U.S. Constitution Education Library with First Amendment
September 30, 2020 15:39 ET | izzit.org
ERIE, Pa., Sept. 30, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In response to today’s debates about individuals' rights and an obvious need for more civics education, izzit.org, a highly popular online educator...
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U.S. Navy Bans Troops from Indoor Religious Services
June 29, 2020 11:19 ET | First Liberty Institute
MONTEREY, Calif., June 29, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- First Liberty Institute today sent a letter to the United States Navy on behalf of active duty officer Daniel Schultz asking the U.S. Navy to...
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Delaware Town that Banned Nativity Scene from Annual Christmas Display Sued by Knights of Columbus
June 23, 2020 12:02 ET | First Liberty Institute
REHOBOTH BEACH, Del., June 23, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, on behalf of the local Knights of Columbus council, First Liberty Institute, Jones Day, and Morton, Valihura & Zerbato, LLC, filed...
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Elderly Blind Woman Ticketed, Threatened with Arrest by Park Authorities for Sharing Her Faith with Others
June 17, 2020 12:06 ET | First Liberty Institute
PROVIDENCE, R.I., June 17, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- First Liberty Institute and William Wray Jr., an attorney at Adler Pollock & Sheehan P.C., today filed a charge of discrimination with the...
Police Brutality & Non-Violence Arrests - Dallas Criminal Defense Attorneys Broden & Mickelsen Strongly Support the First Amendment Dallas, Texas, June 03, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dallas, TX –The criminal defense law firm of Broden & Mickelsen strongly support the First Amendment and the right to engage in protests and...
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Religious Liberty Law Firm to Secretary of Defense: Protect Service Members’ Religious Liberty During Pandemic
May 14, 2020 11:01 ET | First Liberty Institute
WASHINGTON, May 14, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- First Liberty Institute today sent a letter to Secretary of Defense Mark Esper to express concern over recent incidents within the U.S. Army that have...