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Statement of ACLU of Massachusetts on Inauguration Day

President Biden and Vice President Harris must not only prioritize undoing the many harms of the previous administration, but work toward a vision of the country that heralds justice, fairness, and equality for all of us.

January 20, 2021

ACLU sues government for withholding records in immigration cases

Our immigration system operates as a conveyor belt of mass deportations, rather than a system that upholds justice and due process. The government’s practice of denying access to records substantially hinders the just administration of the immigration system.

January 19, 2021

In ACLU lawsuit, court says MA condo must allow political signs

Across Massachusetts, condo and homeowners’ associations too often impede the right of property owners and tenants to engage in free speech through signs. This landmark decision should be a wake-up call that such restrictions must end.

January 15, 2021

Massachusetts passes police reform

In the face of a pandemic and a well-funded opposition campaign from police unions, the people of Massachusetts took to the streets to demand change, and Beacon Hill heard the people.

December 31, 2020