Many religious groups have filed friend-of-the-court briefs
opposing sectarian invocations before meetings of the Forsyth County (N.
However, in the friend-of-the-court brief
filed in February, APHA and fellow health and consumer organizations state that New York City's menu rules fall "squarely within the sphere that Congress intentionally left open to state and local governments.
The ADF filed a friend-of-the-court brief
with the 3rd Circuit arguing that school officials unconstitutionally silenced religious speech.
For health-conscious adults who wanted to quit smoking but were unable to do so because they were addicted, switching to cigarettes with lower tar and nicotine yields seemed an attractive alternative, allowing them to maintain their addiction while supposedly mitigating the health risk," the friend-of-the-court brief
In a friend-of-the-court brief
, Moore's group asserts that the provision in the First Amendment barring laws "respecting an establishment of religion" protects no individual rights--a position that has been adopted by Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas.
Organizations of home builders complained in a friend-of-the-court brief
The friend-of-the-court brief
called the Illinois Supreme Court's decision "deeply disturbing" and contends that the "light cigarette fraud perpetuated on the American public was one of the most heinous health frauds carried out in this nation's history.
Led by The Interfaith Alliance, a diverse array of religious organizations filed a friend-of-the-court brief
with the 3rd U.
New York, New Jersey and 35 other states filed a friend-of-the-court brief
urging the justices to uphold the law.
Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, where the ACLJ submitted a friend-of-the-court brief
in support of the President.
Americans United for Separation of Church and State filed a friend-of-the-court brief
that urged the appeals court to rule against government funding of religion.
In a 15-page friend-of-the-court brief
, the ACLU contended the gag order violates the First Amendment.