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Disney Faces ADA Suit Over Mask Requirement

A mother is suing the Walt Disney Co. for allegedly violating the ADA after her son with autism was barred from entering a Disney Store because he was not wearing a mask. The post Disney Faces ADA Suit Over Mask Requirement first appeared on Disability Scoop.
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30

Federal Autism Committee Goes Dark

A long-established federal autism advisory committee charged with coordinating the government’s activities related to the developmental disorder has been defunct for the last year. The post Federal Autism Committee Goes Dark first appeared on Disability Scoop.
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Sep
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Sep
25

Congress Still Playing Catch-Up On Accessibility

Thirty years after the signing of the ADA and 25 years after Congress decided to apply those standards to itself, challenges remain for people navigating Capitol Hill in person and online. The post Congress Still Playing Catch-Up On Accessibility first appeared on Disability Scoop.
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Sep
24

Sep
23

Ginsburg Remembered For Impact On Disability Rights

Best known for standing up for women’s rights, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg also played an outsized role in ensuring the rights of people with disabilities, advocates say. The post Ginsburg Remembered For Impact On Disability Rights first appeared on Disability Scoop.
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22