Resources | First Amendment & Media
Constitution of the United States of America | First Amendment
"Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free
exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people
peaceably to assemble, and to petition the government for a redress of grievances."
Constitution of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts | Article XVI
"The liberty of the press is essential to the security of freedom in a state: it ought not, therefore, to be
restrained in this commonwealth. The right of free speech shall not be abridged."
- First Amendment Center
- DOJ Policy Regarding Subpoenas to News Media
- National Freedom of Information Coalition
- New England First Amendment Coalition
- Sunshine Week