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The Center for American Liberty Responds at Supreme Court to Governor Newsom’s Opposition to injunction in Gish v. Newsom

The Center for American Liberty Responds at Supreme Court to Governor Newsom’s Opposition to injunction in Gish v. Newsom

The pursuit of religious freedom continues for faithful Californians. Last night, the Center for American Liberty, in conjunction with the Dhillon Law Group, Inc., on behalf of churches in San Bernardino County and in Riverside County represented in Gish v. Newsom, filed a Reply Brief at the United States Supreme Court; on January 7th, plaintiffs

The Center for American Liberty Responds at Supreme Court to Governor Newsom’s Opposition to injunction in Gish v. Newsom
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PRESS RELEASE: Center for American Liberty Appeals COVID-19 First Amendment Case to the 9th Circuit

PRESS RELEASE: Center for American Liberty Appeals COVID-19 First Amendment Case to the 9th Circuit

The Center for American Liberty in conjunction with the Dhillon Law Group, Inc. and the Law Office of D. Gill Sperlein filed a petition for rehearing en banc today for lawsuit the Givens v. Newsom to be heard by the 11 judge panel of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.

PRESS RELEASE: Center for American Liberty Appeals COVID-19 First Amendment Case to the 9th Circuit
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Center for American Liberty to Continue Fight in Church Litigation

Center for American Liberty to Continue Fight in Church Litigation

The Center for American Liberty’s clients filed a lawsuit, Gish v. Newsom, in response to California’s mandate that religious services during the COVID pandemic be limited to streaming video or telephonic services, with no communal worship permitted.

Center for American Liberty to Continue Fight in Church Litigation
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Petition Filed with CA. Supreme Court Seeking Stay of Governor’s Illegal Payments to Undocumented Immigrants

Petition Filed with CA. Supreme Court Seeking Stay of Governor’s Illegal Payments to Undocumented Immigrants

Today, two clients represented by the Center for American Liberty, in coordination with the Dhillon Law Group, filed an emergency petition to the California Supreme Court requesting the Court immediately stay Governor Newsom’s appropriation of $75,000,000 to unnamed regional non-profits.

Petition Filed with CA. Supreme Court Seeking Stay of Governor’s Illegal Payments to Undocumented Immigrants
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Center for American Liberty Demands Rescission of Merced County Order Burdening Religious Liberty

Center for American Liberty Demands Rescission of Merced County Order Burdening Religious Liberty

April 17, 2020—Today, the Center for American Liberty in coordination with the Dhillon Law Group and on behalf of clients in Merced County, sent the Merced County Board of Supervisors a letter demanding the immediate rescission of the County’s April 8, 2020 Orderbanning religious services as “non-essential.” The Order in question prohibits residents from leaving

Center for American Liberty Demands Rescission of Merced County Order Burdening Religious Liberty
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BREAKING—Drive-in Church Services Now Permitted

BREAKING—Drive-in Church Services Now Permitted

April 17, 2020—As a result of the Center for American Liberty’s lawsuit and request for a temporary restraining order, drive-in religious services are now permitted in California during the COVID crisis. This policy change, reflected in announcements from the two counties sued in our lawsuit, comes hours after Governor Newsom and Attorney General Becerra filed

BREAKING—Drive-in Church Services Now Permitted
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Update: Center for American Liberty Files for Injunction on Newsom’s Church Ban

Update: Center for American Liberty Files for Injunction on Newsom’s Church Ban
April 14, 2020— Today, on behalf of its clients in Gish v. Newsom, the Center for American Liberty filed for a preliminary injunction seeking immediate relief for all plaintiffs. In coordination with the Dhillon Law Group, the Center for American Liberty represents two pastors in Riverside County, one pastor in San Bernardino County, and one
Update: Center for American Liberty Files for Injunction on Newsom’s Church Ban
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Center for American Liberty Sues Gov. Newsom over Church Ban

Center for American Liberty Sues Gov. Newsom over Church Ban
April 13, 2020—The Center for American Liberty, in coordination with the Dhillon Law Group, filed a First Amendment lawsuit against Governor Gavin Newsom, California Attorney General Xavier Becerra, and named county officials, in the United States District Court for the Central District of California, for criminalizing the free exercise of religion. The suit comes days
Center for American Liberty Sues Gov. Newsom over Church Ban
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