The Institute for Justice is the National Law Firm for Liberty.

IJ files lawsuits to fight on behalf of those individuals who are denied their constitutional rights.

Explore Cases by Issue

Explore Cases by Status

Other Litigation Activity

Latest Cases

  • April 11, 2019    |   Private Property

    Pennsylvania Forfeiture FOIA

    Pennsylvania newspaper fights local district attorney to make forfeiture records public

    Intrepid investigative reporters are intimately familiar with federal and state laws that compel the government to provide public records upon request. These requests for information are a crucial tools for reporters looking to shine a light on the misdeeds of government officials. When the government stonewalls, reporters are forced to wage drawn out court battles…

  • April 11, 2019    |   Economic Liberty

    Indiana Eyeglasses

    Indiana Bans Online Eye Tests to Protect Established Businesses from Competition

    Healthcare technology company Visibly (previously known as Opternative) offers a simple promise: Get a prescription for new glasses or contacts from the comfort of your own home. In most states across the country, Visibly’s innovative technology allows doctors to provide faster and better service to more people by using computers and smartphones to conduct the…

Find A Case

IJ is the National Lawfirm for Liberty

Recent Cases by Issue Area

Recent Economic Liberty Cases

Recent Educational Choice Cases

Recent First Amendment Cases

Recent Private Property Cases

JOIN THE FIGHT!   Sign up for newsletters: