AGREEMENT / LETTER OF ENGAGEMENT FOR THE LITIGATION CHALLENGING “IN GOD WE TRUST” ON UNITED STATES MONEY This is an agreement / letter of engagement between attorney Michael Newdow (“Newdow”) and the undersigned (“Client”). Client wishes to bring a lawsuit challenging the inscription of “In God We Trust” on the nation’s coins and currency bills. The lawsuit will be… Read more »
The Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA) was Congress’s response to a 1990 Supreme Court decision brought by drug rehabilitation counselors in Oregon. Those counselors were Native Americans who ingested peyote as part of their religious rituals. With possession of peyote being a felony under Oregon law, and believing that the use of illicit drugs was contrary to its mission, the… Read more »
We are currently preparing to file this lawsuit in the 1st, 3rd, 4th, 6th, 7th, 8th and 11th federal judicial circuits. Preparations include: (a) Assembling Plaintiffs (b) Having Plaintiffs sign contracts for representation (c) Having Plaintiffs create personal statements (d) Finding local counsel in each circuit (e) Arranging for Michael Newdow’s permission to represent the plaintiffs in each circuit (f)… Read more »
We are currently preparing to file this lawsuit in the 1st, 3rd, 4th, 6th, 7th, 8th and 11th federal judicial circuits. We are hoping to be ready to file by the end of July.