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Disability Rights Montana is opposing a bill introduced into the state house that makes it a crime to fraudulently misrepresent a service dog. House Bill 364, heard by the state’s House Human...
The Arizona Center for Disability Law is calling on Arizona legislators to reject a bill that would create a “cure period” for business that fail to make their facilities and services accessible to...
In a letter to legislators sent last month, the nations’ largest coalition of disability rights advocates urged passage of a new bill, known as the Stop Taxing Death and Disability Act.
In a federal lawsuit filed March 2, Disability Rights Pennsylvania alleges that a new restaurant from Food Network and Iron Chef star Jose Garces is inaccessible to people with mobility disabilities...
The U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona has denied the state of Arizona’s motion to dismiss a lawsuit arguing that state and local governments are required by the Americans with...
On the afternoon of Tuesday, March 7, SB 5465 passed out of the Washington State Senate and is now headed to the House for consideration. It was voted out unanimously and keeps us on the road towards...
Disability Rights Washington’s AVID Jail Project hopes to shed light on the challenges faced by women with disabilities in our jails. Incarceration disproportionately impacts women with disabilities.
In a major victory for disability rights advocates, the Supreme Court, in ordering an appellate court to rehear a case by an 8-0 vote on February 22, has made it easier for families of students with...
In a letter to members of the House of Representatives dated February 3, the National Disability Rights Network demanded that they reject a proposal to weaken federal education accountability...
Get ready to pack your bags and travel to Hawai'i in October for "Sustainability," the Pacific Rim International Conference on Disability and Diversity. This year's conference is scheduled for...
Bills have been introduced in both chambers of the Washington State Legislature that would replace court oversight with the judgment of a board, the Public Safety Review Panel (PSRP). This change...
A United States House Committee voted February 7 to disband the Election Assistance Admission, one day after the Consortium for Citizens for Disabilities wrote a letter to elected representatives [...

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