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25th Anniversary of Supreme Court Case
June 16, 2012

It is the 25th¬†anniversary of the amendment rights case ruling that Jews for Jesus has the right to distribute literature at airports as a constitutionally-protected activity! Read the facts below from AIRPORT COMMISSIONERS v. JEWS FOR JESUS Facts of the Case The Board of Airport Commissioners of Los Angeles adopted an ordinance which prohibited…

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An Airport Encounter
March 1, 1989

In 1987 the United States Supreme Court upheld the rights of Jews for Jesus by declaring airports to be public forums. This meant that the highest court in the land recognized those thriving hubs of urban transportation as places where the first amendment could be exercised with impunity. Some expressed a why bother?” attitude when…

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