ECLJ

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ECLJEuropean Center for Law and Justice
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The ECLJ specializes in litigation at the Eerie, where it attempts to limit the court's recognition Of LGBT and reproductive rights and intervenes in cases where there is perceived and actual religious discrimination.
Others, such as the ECLJ and ADF, argue cases before the European Court of Human Rights or file amicus curiae briefs in foreign courts on everything from homeschooling to hate speech.
108) Intervencion de Sergio BUSETTO, Embajador de Italia, en el acto de apertura del Seminario organizado por el ECLJ, el CNR y la Embajada de Italia en el Consejo de Europa, el 30 de abril del 2010.
65) The ECLJ is known for representing the brother of a Pakistani Christian beaten to death because of his refusal to convert to Islam, or for protesting Egyptian oppression against Coptic Christians.
In its filings, the ECLJ highlights the systematic biases throughout the Goldstone Report and its failure to adhere to U.
This represents a critical victory in the ongoing challenge to protect those who take great risk in proclaiming their Christian faith," said Jay Sekulow, Chief Counsel of the ECLJ and ACLJ.
In its petition, the ECLJ urges the United Nations to accomplish the following:
The ACLJ and ECLJ today sent a letter urging action against the Iranian government to the Special Rapporteur on the Promotion and Protection of the Right to Freedom of Opinion and Expression at the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights at the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland urging the body "to take all actions within your authority to pressure Iran to comply with international human rights law.
The ACLJ and ECLJ have been working to educate and inform member nations about the dangers of the resolution - a resolution that a growing number of organizations and legal experts believe does not encourage religious freedom - but is often used to silence religious minorities - including Christianity in many countries.
This is a significant and groundbreaking decision that clearly puts the focus on the fact that many converts to Christianity from Islam face real danger including the ultimate penalty of death," said Jay Sekulow, Chief Counsel of both the ECLJ and ACLJ.
The ACLJ and the ECLJ - which has special consultative status with the United Nations - today filed an amicus brief with the district court on behalf of Sameh Sami S.