public policy

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Free Speech in the Crosshairs

First Amendment luminaries discuss the place for speech on college campuses....

The freedom to express controversial opinions and viewpoints without the fear of government reprisal is ofte...

May 10, 2016 -- Photographed for the Boston College Law School viewbook by Caitlin Cunningham (www.caitlincunningham.com).

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Rappaport Names 2018 Fellows

BC Law students among those selected for policy placements. ...

The Rappaport Center for Law and Public Policy at Boston College Law School officially announced the 2018 ro...

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A Miracle of Collaboration

How state agencies worked together for mental health and corrections reforms...

Bridgewater State Hospital, a state medical facility for male inmates suffering from a mental illness, was l...

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The Environment as Time Bomb

Half the population of Massachusetts lives in places that make them vulnerab...

Environmental racism is perhaps a far greater problem than most people realize, but rooting out the probl...

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Regulation Is Not a Dirty Word

Sen Edward Markey ’72 vows to continue the fight to protect consumers....

Calling upon Boston College Law School students to rise to civic duty, US Senator Edward J. Markey ’72 inv...