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Marijuana legalization is a social justice issue

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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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State High Court Sends A Clear Message: Black Lives Do Matter

Executive director Carol Rose offers her perspective on the critical ruling, which cites an ACLU of Massachusetts report

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