Bring public records reform over the finish line

Governor Baker must sign the bill after yesterday's win at the legislature


Big-picture solution needed in drug lab scandals

"Taken together, these scandals not only give the Commonwealth a national black eye, but erode the public trust," the Boston Globe writes.


Join us at the Bill of Rights Dinner!

On May 31, we're celebrating Bryan Stevenson, Harvey Silverglate and Elsa Dorfman

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Meeting Bryan Stevenson

In 1986, Bill Newman, director of our Western Massachusetts Legal Office, met the visionary social justice advocate. Hear from Stevenson at our 2016 Bill of Rights Dinner.

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Stand for equality for transgender people

Your state representative is about to vote on a historic—and for tens of thousands of people, life-changing—piece of legislation. Make sure they're on the right side of...


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Tell Governor Baker to sign critical public records reform

After the Massachusetts state House and Senate unanimously passed public records reform, Governor Baker must sign it.

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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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