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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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Laura Hernandez

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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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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ACLJ Files Brief Detailing the Hidden Danger of Abortion

By Laura Hernandez1561734009311

Earlier this week, the American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ) filed an amicus brief with the Supreme Court of the United States in Gee v. June Medical Services, a case that could break new ground in protecting babies from abortion. The case involves the constitutionality of a Louisiana state...

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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 “Protect Life” federal regulations defunding Planned Parenthood - delivering a major blow to Planned Parenthood and states challenging the overhaul. As we explained earlier, the “Protect...

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Supporting Federal Regulations Defunding Planned Parenthood

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ACLJ Files Brief Supporting Challenge to ObamaCare

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Judges Block Regulations Defunding Planned Parenthood

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ACLJ Supports Regulations Defunding Planned Parenthood

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