Mass SJC: Law does not permit criminalizing homelessness

ACLU successfully defends rights of man charged with trespassing to survive during bitter winter cold

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ACLU supports police body cameras

Law enforcement should adopt body-worn cameras policies that ensure accountability, privacy and transparency

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End the stigma of drug use

Tell your legislators to increase access to needle exchange programs

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It’s a TRAP!

What are TRAP laws, what do they do, and how could they impact your reproductive rights? Yolanda the Uterus is here to explain TRAP laws and the current state of reproductive right...

VICTORY! ACLU celebrates public records reform

Governor Baker signed the public records reform bill approved in late May by both the state Senate and House of Representatives

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Tell legislators to support access to needle exchange programs

This is an effective way for legislators to address the opioid epidemic and save lives.

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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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The ACLU of Massachusetts, with over 20,000 supporters across the Commonwealth, is a state affiliate of the national ACLU. We defend the principles enshrined in the Massachusetts Declaration of Rights as well as the U.S. Constitution.

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