Family of Framingham grandfather killed by police receives settlement

"The war on drugs cannot be an excuse for indifference to the lives of Black and Brown people," said ACLU staff attorney Adriana Lafaille

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Mass. SJC: Black Men May Have Legitimate Reason To Flee Police

Legal director Matt Segal comments on the critical ruling, which cites an ACLU of Massachusetts report

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Body-worn camera breakthrough

A judge ruled that the Boston Police Department's pilot program for body-worn cameras should proceed

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