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Massachusetts State House Passes Free Birth Control Bill

The Massachusetts House of Representatives resoundingly passed a bill ensuring access to free birth control on Wednesday in a stark reproach of policy enacted at […]

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Maura Healey Expands Opioid Manufacturer Investigation

Attorney General Maura Healey is expanding an investigation into dubious practices at major opioid manufacturers and distributors, in hopes of uncovering the truth about their […]

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Massachusetts Is Suing Over DACA, Maura Healey Says

Once again, Massachusetts has by and large rejected President Trump’s latest sweeping decision targeting immigrants, this time the roughly 800,000 young people brought here as children and […]

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Uber to Repay Some Massachusetts Drivers More Than $210,000 in Toll Fees

Certain local Uber drivers are about to get a little extra money from the company. Some 336 Massachusetts drivers will be getting repaid around $625 each […]

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Massachusetts Is Suing Betsy DeVos

We’re suing again. In Massachusetts and 18 other states, attorneys general are taking Education Secretary Betsy DeVos to court over the Trump administration’s decision to […]

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Maura Healey Is Part of a National Opioid Manufacturer Investigation

A multi-state investigation could hold pharmaceutical companies partially responsible for the opioid crisis. A bipartisan group of attorneys general, including Massachusetts’ Maura Healey, is investigating […]

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Maura Healey Is Heading Back to Court Over Travel Ban 2.0

Here we go again. Attorney General Maura Healey just announced that the state is going to battle once more with the Trump administration over the […]

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Massachusetts Doesn’t Like Travel Ban 2.0 Either

So President Trump unveiled his administration’s highly anticipated second try at a travel ban yesterday, and this one isn’t going over well either. Not surprisingly, Massachusetts’ political […]

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Attorney General Maura Healey Will Defy Climate Change Subpoena

Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey appears unimpressed by Congress’s latest attempt to derail her investigation of Exxon Mobil. The Boston Globe reports that Healey will not […]

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More Than 500 Employees of Massachusetts Companies Were Affected by the Trump Travel Ban

The impact of President Trump’s travel ban continues to emanate throughout Massachusetts, with a lawsuit saying 545 people from various companies and institutions were affected, according to the […]

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Maura Healey Is Suing the President Again

Maura Healey isn’t messing around. Sounding the alarm about the impact of Donald Trump’s executive order on immigration and describing it as Islamophobia run amok, the Massachusetts […]

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The NRA Is Suing Maura Healey and Charlie Baker

Attorney General Maura Healey’s decision to close a loophole regarding the sale of assault weapons has produced some consequences. The Massachusetts chapter of the National […]

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Boston’s Women’s March May Be the Second Largest of the Day

Yordanos Eyoel, one of the organizers for this Saturday’s Women’s March in Boston, was 13 when she immigrated to the U.S. from Ethiopia, but she […]

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Healey Announces $30 Million in Debt Relief for Students of For-Profit School

Students of the now-defunct American Career Institute, a for-profit college that operated five campuses in Massachusetts, will have their federal loans wiped from the books, […]

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ExxonMobil Ordered to Hand over Climate Change Info to Maura Healey

Score one for Maura Healey. The attorney general’s quest to make ExxonMobil produce its internal documents on climate change has cleared a legal hurdle, and […]