Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court strikes down juvenile life without parole

The ACLU of Massachusetts commends the Court for recognizing the fundamental unfairness of mandatory death-in-prison sentences, which don't allow sentencers to consider the unique status of children and their potential for change.

Data suggests Boston police targeted South Boston, Roxbury, Mattapan and Dorchester with license plate readers

ACLU calls for Massachusetts moratorium and passage of the License Plate Privacy Act, to help ensure police do not inappropriately target communities based on race or economic status.

ACLU calls for Massachusetts moratorium on controversial license plate readers

Statute laying out clear rules and oversight needed in light of revelations about program now suspended by Boston Police.

Holyoke racial profiling victims file complaint with Massachusetts Attorney General

Immigrant advocates ask for investigation and appropriate response to November incident, in which police harshly interrogated and arrested four people they believed were immigrants.