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ACLJ Files Briefs Supporting Pro-Life Healthcare Providers

By Laura Hernandez1566570754902

The ACLJ continues to take the fight to Planned Parenthood in the courts and in this case New York and California . We’ve just filed two amicus briefs defending the Department of Health and Human Services’ new Rules “Protecting Statutory Conscience Rights in Health Care.” These new rules enforce...

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Doctors and Nurses Forced to Perform Abortions

By Jordan Sekulow1566419304235

At the ACLJ, we are committed to defending life and that includes the life of the unborn. Recently, there were two important victories out of the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals against the number one abortion provider in the world, Planned Parenthood. The 9th Circuit has not usually been a court that...

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JSL: Strike 3 for Planned Parenthood at the 9th Circuit

By Jordan Sekulow1566245750245

Planned Parenthood strikes out. As of today, Planned Parenthood no longer qualifies for Title X funds – a 60 million dollar loss. Today on the broadcast, we discussed Planned Parenthood’s losses before 9th Circuit, how the 9th Circuit has changed from being a major ally to the abortion industry,

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Millions of Tax Dollars Cut from Planned Parenthood

By Jordan Sekulow1565971189223

Earlier this year, the Trump Administration dealt a painful blow to Planned Parenthood and other abortion businesses through a new rule blocking millions from abortion providers. Now is the first deadline for the abortion industry to prove it’s complying. The ACLJ has been involved in this fight to...

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A Professor's Deceptive Claims on Race, Racism & Abortion

By Harry G. Hutchison1565968764249

Harvard Law professor Laurence Tribe recently offered a stunningly false claim regarding abortion . He stated: White Supremacists oppose abortion because they fear it’ll reduce the number of white infants and thus contribute to what they fear as non-white “replacement.” Virtually anyone armed with...

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President Trump Cuts Planned Parenthood Funding by Millions

By Jordan Sekulow1565732002110

After a new Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) rule and victories in the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals against Planned Parenthood, President Trump is set to cut $60 million dollars in taxpayer funding from the abortion giant’s budget. Today on Jay Sekulow Live, we discussed a big victory...

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Protecting the Unborn at Earliest Stages of Pregnancy

By CeCe Heil1565643450557

Once again, we here at the ACLJ are fighting for life. We’re engaged in courts and legislatures across the country supporting and defending pro-life laws that protect the unborn and those who advocate for them. Our latest submission aims to protect the lives of unborn babies at the very earliest...

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HHS Rule Helping Defund Planned Parenthood Now in Effect

By Jordan Sekulow1563551700918

It’s a major victory in our fight to defund the taxpayer-funded abortion industry, and a painful blow to Planned Parenthood. In fact, Planned Parenthood said “ This is devastating .” Despite the legal action of Planned Parenthood and a group of pro-abortion states to stop it, the new Department of...

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After String of Defeats, Planned Parenthood Fires President

By Matthew Clark1563464938484

It could be called a mutiny. In a desperate move to bail out its sinking ship, Planned Parenthood just threw its own captain overboard after less than a year on the job. It’s really no wonder Planned Parenthood is looking for a scapegoat. The organization that rakes in over a half-billion in...

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JSL: Turmoil at Planned Parenthood

By Jordan Sekulow1563395288675

Major turmoil at Planned Parenthood, which just, after some major court losses, ousted its own president after just 8 months on the job. Today on the show we discussed the announcement that Planned Parenthood, reeling from a string of legal defeats , just fired its President Leana Wen. The news...

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“Being Pro-Life” Shouldn’t Cost You A Job

By Jordan Sekulow1563219636974

For over two decades the American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ) has been at the forefront of advancing and defending the right of free speech and conscientious objection when it comes to the sanctity of human life. In addition to our work with legislators and public policy makers in Washington...

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JSL: Planned Parenthood Loses in 9th Circuit

By Jordan Sekulow1562960076862

A devastating loss for Planned Parenthood – the second in a row at the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals. On today’s broadcast, we discussed the 9th Circuit’s ruling in a 7 – 4 decision that as the case continues on appeal the Trump Administration can continue to implement Title X regulations that could...

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Stop Forcing Doctors and Nurses to Perform Abortions

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Pro-life doctors and nurses are pressured and even forced into assisting in abortions. Pharmacists are targeted for refusing to dispense abortion pills. The right of conscience – the right not to...

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Pro-Life Rule Stays in Effect As Appeal Goes to Court

By Laura Hernandez1562946376676

Yesterday, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, sitting en banc (11 judges instead of the normal 3), ruled that a panel ruling staying three district court injunctions against the “Protect Life” regulations will remain in effect while the full court hears the appeal. As we explained earlier, the...

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Planned Parenthood Lawsuit Slowly Moves Forward

By Erik Zimmerman1562858996104

It has been almost four years since the Center for Medical Progress (CMP) released a series of videos that showed senior abortion providers openly discussing practices such as profiting from the sale of fetal body parts and altering abortion methods to procure fetal specimens. In light of CMP’s...

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Instruction Manual on How to Write a Pro-Abortion Opinion?

By Walter M. Weber1562780497624

Ohio recently enacted a pro-life law entitled the Heartbeat Protection Act. (Full disclosure: I helped draft the bill that was adopted.) The new law amends and modifies an existing requirement that abortionists test to see if the baby in the womb has a heartbeat and to tell the expectant mother the...

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Dangerous Precedent Could Impede Free Speech

By Walter M. Weber1562704603933

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ) just filed a friend of the court brief in a civil tort case addressing the climate change debate. Why? Let me explain. Recently a pro-life website accused Planned Parenthood’s new president, Leana Wen, of lying about the number of women who died from...

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Bursting Anti-Pro-Life Speech Bubble Zones

By Walter M. Weber1562619761952

The ACLJ is urging the U.S. Supreme Court to grant review and pop the anti-speech bubbles the City of Chicago has enacted to stifle pro-life sidewalk counseling. The case is Price v. City of Chicago ., U.S. No. 18-1516. A “floating bubble zone” is a legal restriction that prevents pro-life...

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We’re Taking a Stand at the U.N. for Vincent Lambert

By Christophe Foltzenlogel1562098341391

As we feared, the French physician in charge of taking care of Vincent Lambert announced this Tuesday morning that he would start again euthanizing his patient. As the Director General of the ACLJ’s international affiliate in France, the European Centre for Law and Justice (ECLJ), Grégor Puppinck,

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Supreme Court Declines Dismemberment Abortion Case

By Walter M. Weber1561993494858

For the second time in a month, the U.S. Supreme Court has declined a state’s invitation to review laws restricting particularly appalling abortion practices. Back on May 28th, the Court chose not to review a lower court decision striking down a ban on abortions done solely because of the race,

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