Communications's blog

At Liberty: Friday, March 20, 2015

Alliance urges passage of Massachusetts public records modernization bill

Marking Sunshine Week, open-government groups call for long-overdue reforms.

Veterans for Peace cancels annual Saint Patrick's Peace Parade after judge's initial ruling allows City to deny noon start time

ACLU lawsuit on behalf of VFP will continue to challenge City's 11-month delay in acting on permit application, and favoritism for South Boston Allied War Veterans parade, which excludes most LGBT and veterans' peace groups.

At Liberty: Friday, March 6, 2015

Pending state legislation echoes White House call for independent probes of police killings

Massachusetts bill would require public reporting on police use of weapons, and impartial investigations of all officer-involved deaths.