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Joseph Williams

Joseph Williams is Associate Counsel for Public Policy with the ACLJ, focusing on litigation, government affairs, and media advocacy on various policy and legal matters. Prior to joining the ACLJ full-time after clerking while in law school, Joseph taught high school history and civics for two years. Joseph earned his Juris Doctor from Vanderbilt Law School and his B.A. in Economics & Political Science from Vanderbilt University, where he served as Student Body President. His writing has been featured in USA Today, Fare Forward, Canon & Culture, and other sites and publications.

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Early Hearing for Asia Bibi’s Appeal Denied

By Joseph Williams1493319309843

Earlier this week, the attorney for Christian mom Asia Bibi confirmed that the Chief Justice of Pakistan has declined his client’s request for an early hearing for the final judicial appeal of her death sentence. While this is a heartbreaking development for the Christian mother of five spending...

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ISIS Bombs Christians on Palm Sunday

By Joseph Williams1491936940244

As Christians gathered in Egypt to celebrate Palm Sunday, ISIS (Islamic State) jihadists struck with two bombs. The blasts killed at least 47 and injured more than 100 others. In the minority Christian community increasingly persecuted in Egypt, this is a heartbreaking jihadist terrorist attack...

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Time for the Military to Fight Sexual Abuse

By Joseph Williams1466541706243

It’s pure evil. Young boys dress up like women and are forced to dance for older men. The boys are then auctioned off as sex slaves to the highest bidder – forced to endure years of rape, sexual abuse, and slavery at the hands of their masters. And now, the latest reports reveal that the Taliban...

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Planned Parenthood's Deadly Message

By Joseph Williams1460580987619

Planned Parenthood of Indiana and Kentucky joined with the ACLU to sue the state of Indiana over a recent law passed to prohibit abortions based only on the unborn child’s sex, race, color, national origin, ancestry, or disability, including Down Syndrome. Claiming that the bill places an undue...

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