ACLJ: SUPREME COURT UPHOLDING TRAVEL BAN REPRESENTS A “TREMENDOUS VICTORY IN ONGOING EFFORTS TO DEFEND AND PROTECT AMERICA” | American Center for Law and Justice
  Search  |  Login  |  Register

ACLJ Profile Completion

Verified

ACLJ: “TREMENDOUS VICTORY IN ONGOING EFFORTS TO DEFEND AND PROTECT AMERICA”

1530029441905

(Washington, DC) - The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ) said today’s 5-4 decision by the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of President Trump’s travel ban represents a “tremendous victory in ongoing efforts to defend and protect America.”

“The decision by the Supreme Court reflects what we have argued from the very start – the Proclamation is squarely within the scope of Presidential authority and represents a tremendous victory in ongoing efforts to defend and protect America,” said Jay Sekulow, Chief Counsel of the ACLJ, which filed an amicus brief in the case.  “The President must be permitted to take the actions necessary to safeguard this nation and we’re delighted that the Supreme Court found the Proclamation to be constitutional.”

The ACLJ has been active in defending President Trump’s travel ban.  The ACLJ filed an amicus brief with the high court on behalf of itself and nearly 300,000 people who signed on to the ACLJ’s Committee to Defend Our National Security from Terror.

Led by Chief Counsel Jay Sekulow, the American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), focusing on constitutional law, is based in Washington, D.C. and is online at www.aclj.org.

What Killing ISIS Leader al-Baghdadi Means for War on Terror

By Wesley Smith1572361808926

Last weekend brought the good news that ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was killed in a raid carried out by U.S. special forces in Syria. Al-Baghdadi reportedly detonated a suicide vest after being cornered in a tunnel by members of Delta Force and a Special Operations canine member. He killed...

read more

Is Turkey Truly a U.S. Ally?

By Wesley Smith1572291947102

In a shocking breach of international law, and a betrayal of assurances given to President Donald Trump, Turkey continues with its plans to attack, invade and occupy portions of northern Syria. Before last week’s tentative ceasefire began, Turkey shelled and bombed civilian population centers in...

read more

Why A U.S. Relationship With Ukraine is Important

By Wesley Smith1569870324251

With the recent political theater on Capitol Hill involving President’s Trump’s phone call to Ukraine’s President Zelensky—and the baseless impeachment inquiry officially announced by Speaker Nancy Pelosi—our relationship with this former satellite state of the Soviet Union is gaining much-needed...

read more

Hezbollah Terror Operative in New York City Charged

By Jordan Sekulow1569530433011

A Hezbollah operative from New Jersey has been arrested for scoping out New York City landmarks for a potential terrorist attack. 42-year old Alex Saab is facing a nine-count indictment for offenses related to his Hezbollah affiliation. Assistant Attorney General for National Security John C.

read more