Free Speech for People

Free Speech for People is a non-profit, non-partisan legal advocacy organization that works to renew our democracy and our United States Constitution for we the people, not big money and corporate interests. For more information, visit: www.freespeechforpeople.org.

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Friday, February 15, 2019
Trump’s Abuse of Emergency Powers is Another Ground for Impeachment
Immediately following President Trump’s announced declaration of a national emergency in order to build a wall across the southern border of the United States without congressional authorization, Free Speech For People issued a statement identifying this as a new ground for impeachment: abusing...
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Tuesday, October 16, 2018
Exxon is Misusing the Constitution, Law Professors Say in Brief Defending Massachusetts and New York Attorneys General
Free Speech For People filed a friend-of-the-court brief Friday on behalf of ten constitutional law professors in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit in Exxon Mobil Corp. v. Healey, Exxon’s federal lawsuit against the Massachusetts and New York attorneys general. The oil company’s...
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Monday, October 08, 2018
Government Watchdogs Call for an Impeachment Investigation Against Justice Kavanaugh for Potential Sexual Assault, Perjury, and Bringing the Judiciary into Disrepute
ImpeachBrett.org, a non-partisan campaign led by Free Speech For People, launched a petition today, following the vote in the U.S. Senate to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court, calling on the House Judiciary Committee to begin immediate hearings on whether to impeach Judge Brett...
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Monday, September 10, 2018
As New Evidence Shows Judge Kavanaugh Committed Perjury Before the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee, Government Watchdogs Call for an Impeachment Investigation
Following evidence that Judge Brett Kavanaugh lied repeatedly under oath to the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee in his 2004 and 2006 confirmation hearings to serve on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit and in his 2018 confirmation hearings to serve on the U.S. Supreme Court, Free Speech...
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Friday, August 31, 2018
Government Watchdogs Call on the New York Attorney General to Dissolve Trump’s Company and Revoke Its Corporate Charter
Free Speech For People (FSFP), a non-partisan legal advocacy organization, announced Thursday that it delivered a letter to New York State Attorney General Barbara D. Underwood on August 24, 2018, calling for an investigation into whether to revoke the corporate charter of the Trump Organization...
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Wednesday, August 22, 2018
Statement by Free Speech For People on Michael Cohen's Plea Deal
Michael Cohen pleaded guilty to eight criminal charges. Two of those charges were violations of federal campaign finance law, including one related to causing an illegal corporate contribution, which was the subject of a complaint to the Federal Election Commission by Free Speech For People. And...
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Wednesday, March 21, 2018
What Did Facebook Know? Legal Advocacy Group Seeks Information from Facebook on Misuse of Data During the 2016 Election
Following reports that Facebook data had been improperly shared with Cambridge Analytica and used by the campaign of Donald J. Trump, Free Speech For People submitted a books and records inspection request under Delaware Corporations Code Section 220 on behalf of a shareholder to learn what the...
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Thursday, March 01, 2018
After Pentagon Stonewalls Legal Advocacy Group Seeking Public Information on Trump’s Proposed Military Parade, Group Files New FOIA Requests to the District of Columbia
Today, Free Speech For People, a national non-partisan legal advocacy group, submitted six requests to agencies of the District of Columbia government, under D.C.’s municipal Freedom of Information Act, requesting release of documents and communications regarding President Trump’s proposed military...
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Monday, February 19, 2018
New FEC Complaint Alleges that American Media, Inc. and Trump Campaign Violated Federal Campaign Finance Laws With “Catch and Kill” Payment for Trump Adultery Story
On Friday, February 16, 2018, Free Speech For People filed a complaint before the Federal Election Commission demanding “an immediate investigation” into a payment of $150,000 from American Media, Inc. to Ms. Karen McDougal and whether or not that payment was an unreported in-kind contribution to...
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Wednesday, February 07, 2018
Legal Advocacy Group Calls For Urgent Release of Pentagon Information on Trump’s Proposed Military Parade in Washington, D.C.
Today, Free Speech For People submitted a Freedom of Information Act request to the Department of Defense, calling for the urgent release of communications, documents, and other records regarding President Trump’s proposed military parade through Washington, D.C. As reported in the Washington Post...
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