Want a Stun Gun in New Orleans? Contact us

July 28, 2016

Constitutional Scholar Eugene Volokh and CIR agree: Stun gun bans violate the Second Amendment. After successfully working together in a challenge to Massachusetts’ stun gun ban, we are looking to expand our efforts to strike down laws that restrict Second Amendment rights.

One of the jurisdictions that still bans the possession

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CIR Files Brief for Free Speech in Westchester County Appeal to Second Circuit

July 27, 2016

On July 22nd, the Center for Individual Rights filed an amicus brief before the Second Circuit Court of Appeals on behalf of Westchester County, New York. The County Executive, Robert Astorino, is engaged in an ongoing political dispute with the Obama administration’s Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), which

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Court Declines to Protect Speech in Westchester County

July 08, 2016

On June 27th, Judge Denise Cote of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York held that public statements by Robert Astorino, the County Executive of Westchester County, New York, were not protected by the First Amendment.  Astorino’s statements were about what he and others across the

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Interview on Friedrichs and the Future of Teacher’s Rights

July 07, 2016

CIR Attorney Brian Miller spoke with Watchdog.org on why Friedrichs was such an important case and what the future holds:

“There are several cases that raise some of the same constitutional claims, along with other more factually complex claims involving state law or the 14th Amendment,” said Miller. “Most are

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