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What does CIR stand for?

CIR stands for Center for Individual Rights

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LOS ANGELES, April 30, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Center for Individual Rights (CIR) today filed a lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Central District of California on behalf of 10 California teachers and the Christian Educators Association International, challenging the constitutionality of California's "agency shop" law, which violates the First Amendment by forcing public school teachers to pay annual fees to support powerful teachers' unions extensively involved in political activity.
Other sponsors included organizations ranging from the Ayn Rand Center for Individual Rights, which promotes a laissez-faire capitalist government, to the National Association of Rural Landowners, whose Web site says, "Unless we come together in a cohesive, fighting unit, our freedoms and liberties shall fade into the dark chasm of socialism and radical environmentalism," and encourages members to act on their right to bear arms.
This is race norming [of SAT scores] in another guise," Terrence Pell, senior counsel at the Center for Individual Rights, told The Washington Post in September.
Naquine, represented by the Center for Individual Rights, a conservative public-interest law firm, threatened to sue if he was not admitted.