Fighting for justice for those affected by the drug lab scandals

The Sonja Farak scandal has thrown thousands of drug cases into question, on top of more than 24,000 cases tainted by a scandal involving Annie Dookhan.

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ACLU case on right to record the police can continue, judge rules

"This ruling is a step towards greater police accountability and towards the safe, effective exercise of the right to record the police," says Jessie Rossman, staff attorney.


‘Once a Muslim ban, always a Muslim ban’

Carol Rose, executive director of the ACLU of Massachusetts, discusses the Hawaii and Maryland rulings that have blocked the new Muslim ban.


Speak up at a state Senate town hall in your community

Telling your state senator about the ACLU Freedom Agenda is a concrete way to help us promote civil rights and liberties.


What’s the ACLU Freedom Agenda?

It's how we resist the threats of a Trump presidency.


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Demand that your state legislators work for major criminal justice reforms

We need comprehensive reforms—including repeal of mandatory minimum drug sentences—to fix our broken justice system.

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Know Your Rights

Knowledge is power. Download our Know Your Rights resources so you can have your rights at your fingertips.

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