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USJF Project: Birchfield v. North Dakota — amicus brief as filed

February 12, 2016

Attached is the Birchfield v. North Dakota amicus brief on the merits, as filed in the U.S. Supreme Court. This is another effort that we are all making to expand the original property (not privacy) basis of the Fourth Amendment, following our successful beginning in the Antoine Jones case. The summary of argument, below, explains […]

USJF Brief: Graham v. US — Court grants our motion to file amicus brief

February 10, 2016

Even though we had consent of the parties, which is enough in most Circuits, the Fourth Circuit required that we filed a motion for leave to file our brief. That motion, and the court order granting it, are attached. Order granting amicus participation Motion for Leave to File Brief

Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt — amicus brief as filed

February 7, 2016

Attached is the Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt amicus brief on the merits, as filed in the U.S. Supreme Court. Whole Woman’s Health amicus brief

USJF Project: Stormans v. Wiesman — amicus brief as filed

February 7, 2016

Attached is the Stormans v. Wiesman amicus brief, as filed in the U.S. Supreme Court. Stormans Public Advocate amicus brief Quickie summary: Our Supreme Court brief defends a Christian-owned pharmacy from attack by the Washington State Pharmacy Quality Assurance Commission due to that pharmacy’s refusal to stock and sell abortifacient drugs. Although the Pharmacy Commission […]

U.S. v. Graham — amicus brief as filed

February 5, 2016

Attached is the United States v. Graham amicus brief, as filed on January 22 in the Fourth Circuit. Graham amicus brief

Brief filed opposing Obamacare contraception/abortifacient mandate

January 20, 2016

Attached is the Zubik v. Burwell & Little Sisters of the Poor v. Burwell amicus brief, as filed in the U.S. Supreme Court. Zubik-Little-Sisters-Amicus-Brief

Little Sisters v. Burwell — amicus brief as filed

January 12, 2016

Attached is the Little Sisters v. Burwell amicus brief on the merits, as filed in the U.S. Supreme Court. Zubik Little Sisters Amicus Brief

United States v. Sterling — order granting motion to file amicus brief

January 9, 2016

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces issued an order granting our motion for leave to file our amicus brief in the case of United States v. Sterling. The brief was filed on December 28, 2015. Order Granting Motion to File Amicus Brief

United States v. Sterling — amicus brief as filed

January 7, 2016

Attached is the United States v. Sterling amicus brief, as filed in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces. Watson-GOA-amicus-brief

Jackson v. San Francisco — amicus brief as filed

January 2, 2016

Attached is the Jackson v. San Francisco amicus brief, as filed in the U.S. Supreme Court. Jackson GOA Amicus Brief_2015

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