Tag: first amendment

The ACLU continues to pick and choose whose liberties it wants to defend

The American Civil Liberties Union (the ACLU) is taking aim at a Republican Morris County mayor, Save Jerseyans, and as is sadly typical of the ACLU’s crusading activities, their angle is anything but non-partisan.  Chatham Township Mayor Curt Ritter is Read More

Pence gives the Left a lesson in how to properly use the First Amendment

Vice President Pence chose to leave the Colts game this Sunday afternoon, Save Jerseyans, when players (once again) decided to protest during our National Anthem. Somehow, perhaps predictably, Pence’s decision is being twisted by the Left to fit a “the Read More

White House cites First Amendment in nixing Obamacare contraceptive mandate

President Trump’s decision to end Obamacare’s contraceptive mandate was based on his belief in First Amendment protection of religious freedom, the White House said Friday. “This is a president who supports the first amendment, who supports the freedom of religion. Read More

N.J. Law Firm Wins Major SCOTUS First Amendment Case

On Monday, Save Jerseyans, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled unconstitutional a law that estopped the government from registering allegedly offensive trademarks on the grounds that the law was violative of the First Amendment. The opinion in Lee v. Tam was delivered Read More

Hillary Clinton wants to abolish the First Amendment so that the government can dictate religious doctrine

When Hillary Clinton labeled approximately 25 percent of the American voting public a “basket of deplorables” for supporting Donald Trump, she was justifiably hammered for being out of touch, elitist and insulting. While all of those pejoratives directed at her Read More

UPDATE: West Deptford approves Sweeney-inspired picketing ordinance

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Did the First Amendment take it on the chin tonight in West Deptford, Save Jerseyans? An ordinance which we were the first to report on last month attained final passage Wednesday night Read More

West Deptford Dems take up ordinance to stop picketing at Sweeney’s home

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog This story is priceless, Save Jerseyans. Background: you may have heard that pro-Second Amendment activists have peacefully protested in front of Senate President Steve Sweeney’s West Deptford (Gloucester County) home two Sundays Read More

Marlboro Council Passes Political Sign Restrictions

By Art Gallagher | MoreMonmouthMusings.com Over the objections of citizens who urged them not to restrict their 1st Amendment Rights and to avoid expensive litigation, the Marlboro Township Council unanimously passed an ordinance that prohibits the placement of temporary political signs on public property and Read More

NJ Court: Bloggers Can Be Journalists

Union County Superior Court Extends Shield Law Protections to “Newsgathering” Bloggers By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog A Superior Court-level decision out of Union County on Friday could have far-reaching consequences for the Garden State blogosphere, Save Jerseyans. A judge quashed Read More