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Jay Sekulow

Jay Sekulow is Chief Counsel of the American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), one of the most prestigious law firms in the country. He is an accomplished Supreme Court advocate, renowned expert on religious liberty, a number 1 New York Times-bestselling author, and a respected broadcaster. Jay Sekulow is an attorney with a passion for protecting religious liberty - freedom - democracy. For nearly a quarter of a century, he's been on the front lines - working to protect religious and constitutional freedoms in the courts, in Congress, and in the public arena. At the Supreme Court of the United States, Jay Sekulow has argued cases 12 times - including several landmark cases which have become part of the legal landscape in the area of religious liberty litigation.

Jay Sekulow received his Ph.D. from Regent University, with a dissertation on American Legal History, is an honors graduate of Mercer Law School, where he served on the Mercer Law Review, and an honors graduate of Mercer University.. He was a Visiting Fellow at Harris Manchester College’s Summer Research Institutes in June and July 2013, 2014, and 2015. In July 2014, he also participated in a Summer Program focused on Middle East Studies at Exeter College, University of Oxford, under the tutelage of Professor Farhang Jahanpour and Dr. Gareth Winrow.

He recently completed a course of study at Vanderbilt University’s Owen School of Management with certification in Executive Leadership and Corporate Innovation.

Jay is the author of numerous publications and legal articles. Immediately following graduation from law school, he served as a tax trial attorney in the Office of Chief Counsel for the Internal Revenue Service.

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California Recall Election Today as Congress Grills Sec. Blinken

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It is election day in California and simultaneously in Washington, D.C., Secretary of State Antony Blinken is answering some tough questions in the Senate Foreign Affairs Committee hearing over the situation in Afghanistan. It’s time our leaders are held accountable for their actions. Today, people...

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IRS Caught Targeting Christians as ACLJ and Senators Demand Answers

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History is repeating itself in unfortunate ways right now. Even after we fought and won against the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), a new Administration has come into office and the IRS is ignoring a federal court consent decree that they themselves entered into. As we told you , the IRS initially...

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What Your Kids Are Facing as They Head Back to School

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It’s that time of the year when children are heading back to school – except this time with many unique challenges at play for our students and educators. The two issues that are being heavily debated right now are mask mandates and Critical Race Theory. Local school boards are making decisions...

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Intervening on Human Trafficking at the United Nations

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The issue of human trafficking is growing rapidly around the world affecting and trapping over 40 million victims . The Department of Justice has issued a report to address human trafficking. But it’s not enough to just talk about it – we need action. We’ve told you how we have called attention to...

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