Zivotofsky v. Clinton

Brief Amici Curiae Of Anti-Defamation League, Association Of Proud American Citizens Born In Jerusalem, Israel, American Israel Public Affairs Committee, B'nai B'rith International, Hadassah, Jewish Council For Public Affairs, National Council Of Jewish Women, National Council Of Young Israel, Rabbinical Assembly, Union For Reform Judaism, Union Of Orthodox Jewish Congregations Of America, And The Women's League For Conservative Judaism In Support Of Petitioner


On March 26, 2012, The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) issued a press release announcing the Supreme Court’s decision in Zivotofsky v. Clinton. The Supreme Court directed a lower court to review the Zivotofskys’ claim on the merits, rejecting the argument that the issue at stake was a “political question” inappropriate for court resolution. Mintz Levin attorneys Michael Gardener and Ari Stern prepared an amicus brief for the ADL and a coalition of national Jewish organizations.

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Published In: Civil Procedure Updates, Civil Rights Updates, Constitutional Law Updates, Elections & Politics Updates

Reference Info:Appellate Brief | Federal, U.S. Supreme Court | United States

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