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Jay Sekulow

Jay Sekulow is Chief Counsel of the American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), one of the most prestigious law firms in the country. He is an accomplished Supreme Court advocate, renowned expert on religious liberty, a number 1 New York Times-bestselling author, and a respected broadcaster. Jay Sekulow is an attorney with a passion for protecting religious liberty - freedom - democracy. For nearly a quarter of a century, he's been on the front lines - working to protect religious and constitutional freedoms in the courts, in Congress, and in the public arena. At the Supreme Court of the United States, Jay Sekulow has argued 12 cases - including several landmark cases which have become part of the legal landscape in the area of religious liberty litigation.

Jay Sekulow received his Ph.D. from Regent University, with a dissertation on American Legal History, is an honors graduate of Mercer Law School, where he served on the Mercer Law Review, and an honors graduate of Mercer University. He was appointed a Visiting Fellow of Oxford University at Harris Manchester College where he lectured on Middle East Affairs and International Law. He also serves as a member of the Summer Research Institute at Oxford from 2013 to 2016. He recently completed a course of study at Vanderbilt University’s Owen School of Management with certification in Executive Leadership and Corporate Innovation.

Jay is the author of numerous publications and legal articles. Immediately following graduation from law school, he served as a tax trial attorney in the Office of Chief Counsel for the Internal Revenue Service.

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Jay Sekulow

Sound Blow to Pres. Obama's Power Grab

By Jay Sekulow1466711870961

Since the death of Justice Antonin Scalia, there have been issues where the court splits evenly. That’s exactly what happened Thursday when the high court tied 4-4 in the case of whether President Obama’s Executive order on immigration was unconstitutional and unlawful. The 4-4 tie upholds a lower...

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Major Victory Against Overreach

By Jay Sekulow1466700161884

In a major blow to President Obama’s lawless Executive overreach and an important victory for the separation of powers and the U.S. Constitution, an equally divided Supreme Court kept a federal injunction in place blocking President Obama’s Executive action that unilaterally rewrote our nation’s...

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Obama Admin Releases Jihadist's 911 Call

By Jay Sekulow1466457164446

After the Obama Administration Department of Justice (DOJ) and FBI released a censored and redacted transcript of Omar Mateen’s 911 phone call pledging allegiance to ISIS, people across America were outraged at the absurdity. Omar Mateen is the Islamic terrorist who killed 49 and wounded 53 in...

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Jihadist Terror Strikes America Again

By Jay Sekulow1465836987231

Early Sunday morning, jihadist terror struck America once again. In the largest terrorist attack on U.S. soil since 9/11/2001, Omar Mir Seddique Mateen – an American citizen born to Afghan parents – walked into an Orlando night club, reportedly yelling “allahu Akbar” as he massacred 49 of our...

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