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How an unexpected collaboration led Utah to amend its discriminatory triage plan | TheHill

The disability community has a history of contention with the government over enforcing federal antidiscrimination mandates.  Clashes have often erupted between the parties. In 1977, disabled activists occupied the San Francisco Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) building for 28 days to protest the delay in enacting regulations to help implement Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act (the […]

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Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa April 23, 2009

Google Alert – autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comApr 23, 2009, 10:22 PM Google News Alert for: autism Family rallies community support in quest for service dogSan Jose Mercury News – CA, USAThe 10-year-old Cambrian area resident has severe autism and is in need of a specially trained service dog, and his parents have embarked on […]

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Snapshot | Google Alerts – Autism | Circa April 17, 2009

Google Alert – autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comFri, Apr 17, 2009, 1:03 AM Google News Alert for: autism Funds aimed at autism centerWilkes Barre Times-Leader – Wilkes Barre,PA,USAThe center will provide resources and support for families with children with autism. The new center will include a community resource center, training wing …See all stories on […]

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Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa April 1, 2009

Google Alert – autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comApr 1, 2009, 3:53 AM Google News Alert for: autism China’s autism parents walk lonely road for helpReuters – USAAfter exhaustive research on the Internet, she came up with the answer: autism. For decades, autism went largely undiagnosed in China even as in the West …See all stories […]

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Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa October 19, 2008

Google Alert – autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comOct 19, 2008, 5:12 PM Google News Alert for: autism Whitehaven NewsSoccer ace Matt Jansen unveils autism centre at Cumwhinton schoolWhitehaven News – Whitehaven,England,UKBy Julian Whittle The Scafell “strategic resource” will provide specialist teaching for up to eight pupils diagnosed with autistic spectrum disorder (ASD). …See all stories […]

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Disabled Iraq veteran faces five years in Alabama prison for legally prescribed medical marijuana

Sean Worsley, who helped clear roadside bombs during the Iraq War, is facing five years in one of America’s most violent prison systems for legally prescribed medical marijuana By all accounts, Sean Worsley is a war hero. He earned a Purple Heart, along with a laundry list of additional military accolades, for clearing roadside bombs […]

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Snapshot | Google Alerts – Autism | Circa October 21, 2008

Google Alert – autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comOct 21, 2008, 5:31 PM Google News Alert for: autism Location of autism facility ‘a folly’Irish Times – Dublin,IrelandLord Maginnis of Drumglass will be advocating increased North-South co-operation on the issue of autism. “Obviously this old unionist isn’t really going to …See all stories on this topic Telegraph.co.ukShould […]