reproductive freedom

State Senate unanimously passes bill to end shackling of pregnant women in prisons and jails

ACLU applauds the vote and urges House to vote similarly.

Governor issues regulations to end shackling of pregnant women in prisons and jails

ACLU of Massachusetts renews call for bill to ban shackling and to establish basic standards of care for pregnant women in state jails and prisons.

Lawmakers advance bill to ban shackling of pregnant incarcerated women

Medical practitioners, human rights organizations, women's groups and faith leaders applaud the release of the bill to stop inhumane practice in Massachusetts.

ACLU says Boston College cannot discipline students providing condoms

Statement by Sarah Wunsch, staff attorney with the American Civil Liberties Union of Massachusetts

First Circuit rules on ACLU challenge to religious restrictions on trafficking victims' program

Court dismisses case as moot after Feds refuse to renew Catholic Bishops on government contract.