Communications's blog

ACLU sues Massachusetts SWAT team agency, demanding public accountability

Regional police group denies access to public records, claiming to be a private entity.

Military tactics and equipment shifting from wars overseas to Massachusetts police departments

ACLU details injustice and suffering, particularly for people of color, caused by military approach to low-level police work, with little public input or oversight.

At Liberty: Friday, June 20, 2014

Federal appeals court reverses key ruling, keeps secrecy for FISA court records

ACLU of Massachusetts criticizes blow against openness.

How Massachusetts saved the freedom to marry

Christopher Ott

Christopher Ott, communications director of the ACLU of Massachusetts, wrote this guest blog.

When it comes to marriage, supporters of LGBT rights have more to celebrate than ever in conjunction with this year’s Pride events.