Teacher reaches settlement with Sandwich Schools over firing for music video

ACLU says removal of substitute teacher violated First Amendment.

Civil rights groups and WilmerHale sue Massachusetts officials on behalf of women imprisoned for addiction

"Civilly" committed women are imprisoned, stigmatized and denied treatment.

ACLU sues Massachusetts SWAT team agency, demanding public accountability

Regional police group denies access to public records, claiming to be a private entity.

Military tactics and equipment shifting from wars overseas to Massachusetts police departments

ACLU details injustice and suffering, particularly for people of color, caused by military approach to low-level police work, with little public input or oversight.

Federal appeals court reverses key ruling, keeps secrecy for FISA court records

ACLU of Massachusetts criticizes blow against openness.