The Legal Action Center is the only non-profit law and policy
organization in the United States whose sole mission is to fight
discrimination against people with histories of addiction, HIV/AIDS, or
criminal records, and to advocate for sound public policies in these
For three decades, LAC has worked to combat the stigma and prejudice that keep these individuals out of the mainstream of society. The Legal Action Center is committed to helping people reclaim their lives, maintain their dignity, and participate fully in society as productive, responsible citizens.
LAC is a non-profit public interest law firm and policy organization that specializes in fighting discrimination against and protecting the rights of people with alcohol or drug problems, HIV/AIDS or criminal records.