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Tidal Wave of Support for Colorado Baker Hits Supreme Court

September 11, 2017
Tidal Wave of Support for Colorado Baker Hits Supreme Court

The list of defenders of Colorado baker Jack Phillips in his case against Colorado’s order that he promote same-sex marriage in violation of his faith reads like a who’s who of America’s leaders.  First, the Department of Justice has come down on Phillips’ side in his dispute with the state over his decision to not create a wedding […]

Court gets refresher course in who actually writes laws

August 4, 2017

It’s Congress that writes the laws; the courts only interpret them. So suggests a brief in a court fight that is quickly heating up over whether a 1960s law, Title VII, protects employees from gender-orientation discrimination. “Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch explained in his very first Supreme Court opinion, ‘If a statute needs repair, there’s […]

Trump v IRAP amicus brief

June 13, 2017

Here is a copy of our amicus brief for Trump v. International Refugee Assistance Project, as filed in the Supreme Court. Brief download

Stunner! Constitution lets states tackle immigration

June 8, 2017

A report analyzing America’s legislative gridlock on immigration under the Obama administration shows that the states originally controlled foreign nationals’ access to their territory, a policy that worked well for the nation in its first century. It was when Washington stuck its fingers into the pie that the circumstances leading to today’s gridlock developed. The […]

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission v. Harris amicus

June 6, 2017

Here is a copy of our amicus brief for EEOC v. Harris, as filed in the Sixth Circuit.  Brief Download

Gavin Grimm v. Gloucester County School Board amicus brief

June 6, 2017

Here is the latest amicus brief we have filed for Gavin Grimm v. Gloucester County School Board.  Brief Download

Judicial Imperialism vs. America

June 5, 2017

USJF gets a mention in this very informative article that we thought was worth sharing with our supporters. Check it out here.

Hawaii v. Trump — amicus brief as filed

June 5, 2017

Attached please find the final version of the Hawaii v. Trump amicus brief, as filed in April in the Ninth Circuit. Brief Download

Bar association’s speech code denounced as unconstitutional

May 1, 2017

The American Bar Association is having trouble with its campaign to stifle the free speech rights of its member lawyers, according to a new report. The ABA, in its Rule 8.4, uses vague terms such as “deragotory” and “demeaning” to categorize various forbidden statements and to punish lawyers who violate its standards. Read more at http://www.wnd.com/2017/04/bar-associations-speech-code-denounced-as-unconstitutional/

NIFLA v. Becerra — amicus brief as filed

April 23, 2017

USJF filed a brief for National Institute of Family and Life Advocates v. Becerra   NIFLA Amicus Brief Final Download  

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