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Title Publication Date
YouTube Kowtows to Lawfare in Australia:  American Thinker  May 21, 2015
No, there's no "hate speech" exception to the First Amendment  Washington Post  May 7, 2015
Google Warns 'Muslims' Ruling Will Create Hollywood Chaos  The Hollywood Reporter  March 3, 2014
'Innocence of Muslims' Actress Scores Huge Victory at Appeals Court  The Hollywood Reporter  February 26, 2014
The Organization of Islamic Cooperation's "Islamophobia" Campaign against Freedom  Religous Freedom Coalition  January 20, 2014
Bloggers Get First Amendment Protections in Defamation Lawsuits  The Hollywood Reporter  January 17, 2014
Feds suggest anti-Muslim speech can be punished  Politico  May 31, 2013
ANOTHER ANTI-ISLAMIST-VIDEO SCANDAL  World Net Daily TV - Stakelbeck on Terror  May 15, 2013
Christian group says Muslim organization's $30M libel suit will expose terror ties  Fox News  April 30, 2013
Conference Call Briefing with Author Hassan Daioleslam and Sam Nunberg  The Lawfare Project  April 30, 2013
Exposing Iranian Influence on the US Government  Center for Security Policy  April 25, 2013
Sanctioning Iran's American Allies  Washington Free Beacon  April 22, 2013
Iranian Regime Front Group Suffers Significant Loss in US Courts  Gateway Pundit  April 22, 2013
PREDATORY LAWSUIT REBOUNDS BACK ON IRANIAN FRONT GROUP  Breitbart Big Peace  April 16, 2013 at 11:36 am
The Muslims with No Name: Islamists Cover Up Their Existence in the Media  American Thinker  April 14, 2013
Impudence Par Excellence!  Stop Fundamentalism Blog  April 14, 2013
After Pressure From CAIR, the Associated Press Revises the Term 'Islamist'  The Blaze  April 5, 2013
The Associated Press Revises Another Politically Charged Term  U.S. News & World Report  April 4, 2013
Secretary of State Kerry learning about Islam from book by Reza Aslan, Board member of front group for Iranian mullahs  Jihad Watch Blog  February 28, 2013
NY-based Muslim group asks court to halt publication of accusatory book  The Post-Standard  February 26, 2013
Did Christian Action Network Defame the Muslims of America?  Gates of Vienna Blog  February 21, 2013
Documents: Hagel staffers met with 'front group' for Iranian regime  The Daily Caller  February 20, 2013
Is Hagel Toast?  National Review Online  February 8, 2013
Hagel linked to Iranian lobby  World Net Daily  February 7, 2013
CAIR's Thought Police: At It Again  Frontpage Magazine  January 11, 2013
A Response to NIAC's Deceitful Fundraising Letter  Frontpage Magazine  January 9, 2013
David Horowitz TV Free Speech vs. Anti Blasphemy The Frontline Battle 2012 - Brooke Goldstein  YouTube  November 23, 2012
Foreign Policy mag fights suit by Abbas's son  Politico  November 18, 2012
Benghazi Investigator Slams America and 'Islamophobes'  Frontpage Magazine  November 2, 2012
A Palestinian in Texas  Frontpage Magazine  November 2, 2012
Lebanon seeks legal action against Homeland  The Telegraph (UK)  October 19, 2012
'Hate' Laws are Criminal  Family Security Matters  October 19, 2012
Colonel's class on radical Islam leaves career in limbo  Washington Times  October 15, 2012
Legal group comes to aid of Army instructor ousted over Muslim groups' complaints  Fox News  October 6, 2012
Court Reveals Iranian Operatives In Charge Of Obama's Iran Policy Since 2009  Western Center of Journalism  October 2, 2012
Time for a new Iranian-American voice on Capitol Hill  The Daily Caller  September 28, 2012
FP faces libel lawsuit from Abbas's son  Politico  September 27, 2012
Actress sues anti-Muslim film's producer for fraud, asks YouTube to take down 'Innocence of Muslims' clip  Fox News  September 20, 2012
NIAC Loses Defamation Suit  Free Beacon  September 20, 2012
Cindy Lee Garcia & 'Innocence Of Muslims': Actress Wants Judge To Block Anti-Muslim Film, Request Denied  Huffington Post  September 20, 2012
Iranian Regime Loses to Legal Project in Federal District Court    September 18, 2012 at 8:51 am
A 'Moderately Intelligent Agent For the Iranian Regime'?  Weekly Standard  September 18, 2012
Dai vs. NIAC :The real David vs. Goliath story  Right Side News  September 17, 2012
The Free Press Act: Reclaiming Civil Liberties in America  Gates of Vienna Blog  August 19, 2012
Have You Ever Been Inside a CAIR Civil Liberties Lecture?  Family Security Matters  June 20, 2012
Re: Sharia — Mr. Schmitz Is Wrong on the Law, Too  National Review Online  June 15, 2012
Islamically correct counterterrorism  Washington Times  June 14, 2012
'Muslim Mafia' targets opposing lawyer in suit  World Net Daily  March 8, 2012
LP Director Sam Nunberg Speaks at National Security and New Media Conference    March 4, 2012
Stakelbeck on Terror Show: Fighting Sharia in the Courtroom  CBN News  February 23, 2012
Victory for Truth and Free Speech Over Islamic Supremacism  Human Events  October 1, 2011
AFDI/SIOA chief Pamela Geller Wins Free Speech Victory Over Lawyer Tied to Hamas-Linked CAIR  Market Watch  September 21, 2011
Florida Bar drops all charges against Rifqa Bary attorney John Stemberger  Jawa Report  May 23, 2011
D.C. Judge Dismisses Defamation Suit Against CBS, Rita Katz  BLT Blog  April 1, 2011
Imam Sues NY Post for Defamation  Courthouse News  March 21, 2011
Imam Sues NY Post for Defamation  Courthouse News  March 18, 2011
Frank Gaffney & Zuhdi Jasser vs. CAIR  Big Peace  March 10, 2011
Annals of Islamic Intimidation, Amateur Hour  Pajamas Media  March 7, 2011
Wrong on Rauf  National Review Online  January 19, 2011
Obama Signs 'Libel Tourism' Bill  Yahoo News  August 10, 2010
The SPEECH Act Should Not Pre-empt State Law  The National Law Journal  August 9, 2010
Why Anti-SLAPP Legislation is Good for Bloggers    July 1, 2010
'South Park': Drawing a Line in the Sand  Big Hollywood  April 27, 2010
Cartoon Trouble  MediaWatchWatch  April 27, 2010
Minn. Man Gets Hearing For Anti-Muslim Cartoons  April 24, 2010
Obama Bans Islam, Jihad From National Security Strategy Document  April 7, 2010
Will Politically Incorrect Opinion Become a Hate Crime?  The New American  February 7, 2010
Final Victory for Kaufman on the State Level  February 1, 2010
Islamist Lawfare Defeated in Texas  FrumForum  January 25, 2010
Victory for Free Speech in Texas  FrontPage Magazine  January 18, 2010
Joe Kaufman wins Islamist lawsuit yet again  Canada Free Press  January 18, 2010
Minn. prosecutors: 1st Amendment protects man who posted anti-Muslim cartoons  The Morning Call  January 7, 2010
Legal Jihad to Silence Christian Action Network?  FrontPage Magazine  January 6, 2010
OIC places the United States in its crosshairs - but only in Arabic    December 26, 2009 at 10:26 pm
Judge throws out claim ACLU defamed TiZA school  Star Tribune  December 11, 2009
Muslims Of America tries legal intimidation against Christian Action Network  Jihad Watch  December 11, 2009
Cartoon controversy continues  Yale Daily News  November 30, 2009
Reagan 'superlawyer' in fight for free speech  WorldNetDaily  November 22, 2009
The Iran Lobby's War on Voice of America  The Weekly Standard  November 19, 2009
The Dangerous Idea of Protecting Religions from "Defamation"  United States Commission on International Religious Freedom  November 11, 2009
Muhammad: The "Banned" Images  The Volokh Conspiracy  November 9, 2009
Muslim Mafia' author ordered to remove documents from Web  Kansas City Star  November 9, 2009
Troubling Signals On Free Speech  National Journal Magazine  October 31, 2009
Stuart Taylor on Obama Administration's Endorsement of Restricting "Advocacy of Religious Hatred That Constitutes Incitement to Hostility"  The Volokh Conspiracy  October 30, 2009
Judge: Local charity can't be termed a terror group  October 27, 2009
Clinton Denounces Proposed 'Defamation of Religions' Policies  The Christian Post  October 27, 2009
They Judged the Cartoons, but Did Not Read the Book  The Volokh Conspiracy  October 26, 2009
New Chapter In Flap Over 2005 Muhammad Cartoons  NPR  October 26, 2009
A dent in airline security  October 25, 2009
'Flying imams' case is settled at our expense    October 25, 2009
Review: The Cartoons that Shook the World, by Jytte Klausen Cartoon logic  The Globe and Mail  October 23, 2009
Silencing Debate at Temple – by FrontPage Magazine  FrontPage Magazine  October 22, 2009
CAIR's 'flying imams' strategy: Sue everyone  WorldNetDaily  October 22, 2009
'Flying imams' rewarded for ominous airline 'stunt'?  WorldNetDaily  October 21, 2009
A victory for the freedom of speech: Wilders to speak at Temple despite Muslim attempts to silence him  Jihad Watch  October 20, 2009
US Airways settles intimidation lawsuit filed by Flying Imams  Jihad Watch  October 20, 2009
Settlement Reached in Case of Praying Imams Removed From Flight  October 20, 2009
The Hate Campaign at Temple  FrontPage Magazine  October 19, 2009
Just say no to blasphemy laws  USA Today  October 19, 2009
Temple Muslim Students Association Attempts To Shut Down Wilders Event  The Bulletin  October 18, 2009
Academia Goes Silent on Free Speech  The Wall Street Journal  October 17, 2009
Obama's Resolution to Stifle Free Speech on Islam  FrontPage Magazine  October 16, 2009
Arnold Schwarzenegger gets tough over libel tourists to the UK  Mail Online  October 16, 2009
Islam on Campus: A Cartoonist Visits the Ivy League  The Brussels Journal  October 15, 2009
Wake Up America Agenda 2.0 Agenda    October 15, 2009
The Jihad Is Joined At Temple University As Muslim Students Try To Shut Down Wilders Event  FrontPage Magazine  October 15, 2009
Sharia trumps Yale's free speech  The Jamestown Sun  October 14, 2009
Angel earns wins  New York Post  October 10, 2009
The American Library Association's Stealth Jihad Against Free Speech  October 9, 2009
Obama Declares War on Free Speech  Human  October 8, 2009
U.S. co-sponsors anti-free speech resolution at the UN  Jihad Watch  October 3, 2009
Globally Managing American Speech?  The Volokh Conspiracy  October 2, 2009
Christian Group Sues Challenging Maine's Interpretation of Its Charitable Licensing Law  Religion Clause  October 1, 2009
Is the Obama Administration Supporting Calls to Outlaw Supposed Hate Speech?  The Volokh Conspiracy  October 1, 2009
FIRE's Exclusive Interview with Flemming Rose, Editor Behind Censored Mohammed Cartoons  Foundation for Individual Rights in Education  September 30, 2009
State of Maine Sued for Censoring Fundraising Letter Officials Claim is "Anti-Muslim"  Liberty Counsel  September 30, 2009
Court Rejects Interlocutory Appeal In Minnesota Charter School Case  Religion Clause  September 29, 2009
I Intend to Protest Your Protest  September 25, 2009
Hamas-linked CAIR: Jump. Pennsylvania school district: How high?  Jihad Watch  September 22, 2009
The Cartoons That Shook Yale  National Review Online  September 21, 2009
A book without a spine: Yale buckles to Muslim fanatics  The New York Daily News  September 16, 2009
Petition about which website publishers get an interlocutory appeal as members of the media under Texas law  the Supreme Court of Texas Blog  September 16, 2009
Chipping Away At Free Speech  The Washington Post  September 15, 2009
Film Warns of Non-Violent Muslim Takeover  Israel National News  September 11, 2009
NYPD Rewords Report That Some Say Insulted Muslims  September 9, 2009
Thuggish Hamas-linked CAIR tries to use Muslim victimhood incidents to shut down Internet and talk radio resistance to jihad  Jihad Watch  September 1, 2009
State to probe if public is paying for mosques  Star Tribune  August 29, 2009
Islamist Groups Threaten Free Speech Ruling  August 27, 2009
Cartoon Jihad Continues  Human  August 20, 2009
Yale Surrenders  August 17, 2009
Yale quails  MediaWatchWatch  August 16, 2009
Islamist-Friendly Self-Censorship in the United States Marches On    August 14, 2009 at 1:57 pm
Academic Freedom Abridged at Yale Press  American Association of university Professors  August 13, 2009
Yale Press Bans Images of Muhammad in New Book  The New York Times  August 12, 2009
Hamas-linked CAIR thugs protesting against free speech yet again  Jihad Watch  August 11, 2009
A Texas Case Asks Whether Bloggers Enjoy Journalists' Right to Early Appeals  Findlaw  August 5, 2009
Twin Cities charter school faces intense scrutiny  Star Tribune  August 2, 2009
Chicago Trib blogs the CAIR/ALA war on free speech: valid journalism or vicious bias?  Jihad Watch  July 29, 2009
Charter school countersues over ACLU religion claims  Star Tribune  July 29, 2009
TiZA charter school in Inver Grove Heights countersues state's ACLU chapter, claims defamation  Pioneer Press  July 29, 2009
US Secret Service looks at alleged coup plotters: "Birthers' Queen Bee" could lose law license  July 29, 2009
Islamic Groups Lose Appeal To Silence Journalist  The Bulletin  July 21, 2009
'Legal jihad' group loses court appeal  OneNewsNow  July 21, 2009
Library Association Abandons Principle, Allows Censorship  IPT News  July 21, 2009
Court Rules for ACLU-MN Taxpayer Standing in Charter School Case  July 21, 2009
One-Way Free Speech  American Thinker  July 20, 2009
ALA, panelists cave to pressure from terror-linked group, panel with Spencer canceled  Jihad Watch  July 11, 2009
Boca Raton: Hasner praises passage of "libel tourism" law  Boca Raton News  July 5, 2009
Texas Appellate Court Deals Blow to Islamist Lawfare:Upholds Free Speech Rights of Internet Journalist  RightSideNews  July 4, 2009
Will 'legal jihad' silence online critics of Islam?  WorldNetDaily  July 4, 2009
Total Victory - Jihadi Lawsuit Brought Against Joe Kaufman By Radical Muslims Dismissed  June 29, 2009
Victory for Free Speech  June 29, 2009
Suit against Joe Kaufman Dismissed    June 29, 2009
Lawsuit Against Americans Against Hate Chairman Joe Kaufman Dismissed  Americans Against Hate  June 28, 2009
Libel "lawfare"  June 27, 2009
Texas Islamic Groups Argue That Internet Speech Should Be Less Protected Than Print, Radio, or Television Speech  The Volokh Conspiracy  June 26, 2009
Maine Fines Group for 'Inflammatory Anti-Muslim Message'  Pajamas Media  June 25, 2009
Counterterrorism Group Sues Marriott Over Wilders Event  June 18, 2009
House Committee Passes Libel Tourism Bill  Multichannel News  June 11, 2009
U.K. Libel Laws Chill Another American Book  June 8, 2009
Squelching free speech  The Press-Enterprise  June 7, 2009
Nashville hotel boots anti-jihad conference  WorldNetDaily  May 29, 2009
Stealth Jihad Successful In Attack On Our First Amendment  The Bulletin  May 28, 2009
Muslim Group Shuts Down Conservative Conference  May 28, 2009
American Thinkers, Journalists, and Attorneys Convene Today in Washington D.C. to Defend Free Speech from Radical Islamist Threat  Political Mavens  May 19, 2009
Specter Cancels Appearance at Free Speech Conference, CAIR Claims Credit  The American Spectator  May 19, 2009
CAIR takes credit for Specter no-show  May 19, 2009
CAIR Denounces Anti Lawfare Conference  Solomonia  May 19, 2009
Senator Arlin Spector cancels free speech appearance - CAIR takes credit  zTruth  May 19, 2009
Arlen Specter Becomes a Terrorist Tool  Yid With Lid  May 19, 2009
Specter Fails To Show At Free Speech Conference Under Pressure From Islamist Group  May 19, 2009
From Switcher to Ditcher  The Wall Street Journal Online  May 18, 2009
Specter cancels appearance at conservative event  Politico  May 18, 2009
Arlen Specter to Speak at 'Anti-Islamist' Conference  The Washington Independent  May 12, 2009
Think Progress attacks Arlen Specter for attending Anti-Islamist Conference  Think Progress Watch  May 12, 2009
California Acts to Stop Libel Tourism  The Huffington Post  May 5, 2009
Written Statement to the California State Senate Judiciary Committee    April 28, 2009
Hamas-linked CAIR demands that Florida House Majority Leader to step down for co-hosting an event featuring Geert Wilders  Jihad Watch  April 27, 2009
Floridians Protected from Libel Tourism  Red County  April 18, 2009
Van Zant Bill to Protect Floridians from Libel Tourism Passes House  Florida House of Representatives Press Release  April 17, 2009
Libel over there -- and over here  Los Angeles Times  April 9, 2009
Obama Joins Human-Rights Charade  National Review Online  April 2, 2009
Islamic rights group demands reprimand of KSFO talk show hosts  SFGate Politics Blog  April 2, 2009
UN Watch urges U.S. to use U.N. rights council membership to confront Orwellian agenda of world's worst abusers  UN Watch  March 31, 2009
CAIR's Well-Deserved Expulsion  National Review Online  March 24, 2009
Will Obama embrace Shariah as part of his 'respect Islam' campaign?  Jewish World Review  March 17, 2009
Islam in America, Part Four: Lawfare  RightSideNews  March 10, 2009
King Reintroduces Free Speech Protection Act    March 5, 2009
Geert Wilders and CNN's Warped Mirror    March 3, 2009 at 12:36 pm
Islam and Free Speech  The American Spectator  March 1, 2009
His Royal Fairness  The American Spectator  February 24, 2009
US Congress presses Britain to amend 'harmful' libel law  The Guardian  February 23, 2009
Attack of the Libel Tourists  The Washington Post  February 20, 2009
"Libel Tourism" Bill Endorsed  The Investigative Project on Terrorism  February 20, 2009
Shutting Down Guantanamo Makes No Common Sense  Jewish World Review  February 12, 2009
Testimony of Rep. Peter T. King to the House Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law Hearing on Libel Tourism    February 12, 2009
Broadcast angers Muslims  The Detroit News  January 30, 2009
Anti-SLAPP Statutes in the US by State    January 14, 2009
Writ Large  The Economist  January 8, 2009
Protecting Free Speech  The American Spectator  December 18, 2008
Brief Memorandum Addressing Pertinent Differences Between US and UK Libel Law    December 15, 2008
Legal Project Memorandum on British Contempt Law    December 9, 2008
Text of Brooke Goldstein's speech to UK Parliament  The Henry Jackson Society  December 3, 2008
The Legal Project's Response to the Federal Election Commission    November 15, 2008
Sony game delayed over Quran gaffe  CNN  October 20, 2008
Appraising 'The Jewel of Medina'  Stratfor  October 15, 2008
A Shield for Free Speech, but no Sword against Islamist Lawfare, Yet  The Terror Finance Blog  October 6, 2008
YouTube censors comedian's anti-Sharia video called 'Welcome to Saudi Britain'   The Telegraph  October 4, 2008
CAIR Files FEC Complaint over Obsession  September 25, 2008
Memorandum of Support for the Free Speech Protection Act of 2008    September 17, 2008
Iraqi Billionaire Threatens Reporters Investigating Rezko Affair  Accuracy in Media  August 14, 2008
Random House pulls novel on Islam, fears violence  Reuters  August 7, 2008
Foreign Courts Take Aim at Our Free Speech  Wall Street Journal  July 14, 2008
The Legal Project Announces its support for the "Libel Terrorism Protection Act"    January 24, 2008
Terminology to Define the Terrorists: Recommendations from American Muslims  Office for Civil Rights and Civil Liberties  January 2008
'Bloom County' Lampoons Censorship Weeks After WaPo Withheld 'Opus'  NewsBusters  September 28, 2007

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