NCLA Second Circuit Brief Rebuts Cornell and Dept. of Educ. Efforts to Deny Title IX Hearing Rights
January 05, 2021 20:28 ET | New Civil Liberties Alliance
Washington, D.C., Jan. 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The New Civil Liberties Alliance, a nonpartisan, nonprofit civil rights group, today filed a reply brief in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the...
NCLA Discourages Supreme Court from Upholding “Issue Exhaustion” in Social Security Benefits Cases
January 04, 2021 21:56 ET | New Civil Liberties Alliance
Washington, D.C., Jan. 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The New Civil Liberties Alliance, a nonpartisan, nonprofit civil rights group, today filed a joint amicus curiae brief with the Cato Institute in...
NCLA Asks US Supreme Ct. to Let Congress Fix Appointments Clause Defect in Admin. Patent Judges
December 31, 2020 11:34 ET | New Civil Liberties Alliance
Washington, D.C., Dec. 31, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The New Civil Liberties Alliance, a nonpartisan, nonprofit civil rights group, filed an amicus curiae brief in the U.S. Supreme Court in the case...
NCLA Asks Supreme Court to Address Constitutional Defect in SEC Administrative Law Judges
December 21, 2020 17:03 ET | New Civil Liberties Alliance
Washington, D.C., Dec. 21, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The New Civil Liberties Alliance, a nonpartisan, nonprofit civil rights group, today filed a reply brief related to its petition for a writ of...
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Christian School Will Continue to Fight for its Religious Liberty Against Kentucky Governor’s Unlawful Shutdown of In-Person Classes at Faith-Based K-12 Schools
December 17, 2020 18:03 ET | First Liberty Institute
WASHINGTON, Dec. 17, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- First Liberty Institute will continue to challenge any Governor Andy Beshear executive order that prohibits private religious schools in Kentucky from...
NCLA Tells U.S. Supreme Court Why Deference to Sentencing Commission Violates Constitution
December 16, 2020 18:30 ET | New Civil Liberties Alliance
Washington, D.C., Dec. 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The New Civil Liberties Alliance, a nonpartisan, nonprofit civil rights group, today filed a petition in the U.S. Supreme Court for a writ of...
UIC Law Professor Wins 2021 Civil Justice Scholarship Award from the Pound Institute
December 07, 2020 16:22 ET | UIC John Marshall Law School
Chicago, Illinois, Dec. 07, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mark E. Wojcik, a professor at UIC John Marshall Law School in Chicago, has been awarded the 2021 Civil Justice Scholarship Award from the...
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First Liberty Institute, Kentucky AG Ask U.S. Supreme Court to Allow In-Person Classes at Faith-Based K-12 Schools
November 30, 2020 18:21 ET | First Liberty Institute
WASHINGTON, Nov. 30, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- First Liberty Institute and Kentucky Attorney General Daniel Cameron today filed an application with the Supreme Court of the United States urging it to...
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Supreme Court Hears Oral Argument in Key Religious Liberty Case Involving Religious Child Placement Agencies
November 04, 2020 12:11 ET | First Liberty Institute
WASHINGTON, Nov. 04, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Supreme Court of the United States today heard oral argument in Philadelphia v. Fulton, a case in which the Justices will decide whether religious...
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Statement by Religious Liberty Expert and Constitutional Attorney Kelly Shackelford on Today’s Senate Confirmation of Amy Coney Barrett to the U.S. Supreme Court
October 26, 2020 20:29 ET | First Liberty Institute
WASHINGTON, Oct. 26, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Tonight, the United States Senate confirmed Amy Coney Barrett as an Associate Justice to the Supreme Court of the United States to replace the late Ruth...