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Laura Hernandez

Laura Brown Hernandez is a Senior Research Counsel at the ACLJ emphasizing in constitutional litigation at the federal appellate level and has participated as amicus curiae counsel in numerous cases before the U.S. Supreme Court.

A graduate of The University of Richmond Law School in Richmond, Virginia, Hernandez clerked for the Honorable John D. Butzner of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit before gaining extensive experience in private practice at law firms in Richmond and Norfolk, Virginia.

She has served as an adjunct professor of legal writing at Regent University where her husband, Michael V. Hernandez, serves as Professor of Law.

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Court Stays Injunctions Against Defunding Regulations

By Laura Hernandez1561404603178

Late last week, the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit stayed three injunctions against the the “Protect Life” federal regulations defunding Planned Parenthood - delivering a major blow to Planned Parenthood and states challenging the overhaul. As we explained earlier, the...

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Supporting Federal Regulations Defunding Planned Parenthood

By Laura Hernandez1560353849166

Over the past few days, the ACLJ has filed two appellate amicus briefs – one in Oregon and one in California – supporting the “Protect Life” federal regulations defunding Planned Parenthood. As we explained earlier the “Protect Life” regulations prohibit the use of Title X money “to perform,

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ACLJ Files Brief Supporting Challenge to ObamaCare

By Laura Hernandez1557865863648

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ) has filed an amicus brief in a suit brought by 16 states and two individual plaintiffs challenging the constitutionality of ObamaCare’s individual mandate. As you probably remember, the individual mandate required millions of Americans to buy and...

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Judges Block Regulations Defunding Planned Parenthood

By Laura Hernandez1557498835120

Two federal judges have now issued nationwide injunctions blocking new federal regulations that would have defunded as much as $60 million in taxpayer funding from Planned Parenthood – the nation’s largest abortion business. Now these cases are headed to the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, and the...

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ACLJ Supports Regulations Defunding Planned Parenthood

By Laura Hernandez1555515045356

Court Upholds Ohio Law Defunding Planned Parenthood

By Laura Hernandez1553092435482

Government Discrimination Against Christian School

By Laura Hernandez1550778502917

Discrimination Against Churches Headed to Supreme Court

By Laura Hernandez1549467673007