Discovery Conference – Center for Independence of the Disabled New York v. MTA (State)
The state subways case is scheduled for a conference regarding discovery updates before Judge Shlomo Hagler on November 6th at 10am at the New York Supreme Court located at 60 Center Street.
Oral Argument – Center for Independence of the Disabled New York v. MTA (S.D.N.Y.)
Oral argument on both DRA’s and the MTA’s motion for summary judgment regarding DRA’s federal subways case will be heard by Judge Daniels on October 24th at 10:30AM at 500 Pearl Street, Courtroom 11A.
FOIL Conference – Center for Independence of the Disabled New York v. MTA (State)
The state subways case is scheduled for a conference regarding Accessibility Studies under the Freedom of Information Law (FOIL) before Judge Shlomo Hagler on October 23rd at 10am at the New York Supreme Court located at 60 Center Street, Part 17 (Room 335).
Save the Date! DRA’s 2019 NYC Gala
Disability Rights Advocates New York Gala The Next 25 Years: Civil Rights and Inclusion for All Featuring Eagle Awards spotlighting individuals, organizations and corporations, leveraging cutting-edge technology, to change the fabric of American society so that people with disabilities can participate fully. Monday, October 21, 2019 American Museum of Natural History Rose Center […]
Oral Argument – Center for Independence of the Disabled New York v. MTA (State)
Oral argument on the MTA’s motion to stay our state subways case will be heard by Judge Hagler on September 17th at 10AM at 60 Centre Street, Part 17 (Room 335).
Immigrants held in U.S. detention facilities filed a lawsuit Monday decrying what they called shoddy medical care and a failure by authorities to provide accommodations for disabilities.
Immigrant rights advocates filed a sweeping class-action lawsuit in federal court against the Trump administration Monday, alleging that lax oversight by Immigration and Customs Enforcement and the Department of Homeland Security has caused severe deficiencies in medical and mental healthcare, as well as discrimination against detainees with disabilities, in nearly 160 facilities across the country.
Civil Rights Groups Charge that ICE Disregards Immigrants’ Medical, Mental Health Needs and Ignores Discrimination Against Immigrants with Disabilities
New Nationwide Class Action Lawsuit Highlights Abusive Isolation, Horrific Medical and Mental Health Care, and Denial of Accommodations to and Discrimination Against Detained Immigrants with Disabilities August 19, 2019 – Los Angeles, CA –A nationwide class action lawsuit was filed today against the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), U.S. Department of Homeland Security […]
Court Conference – Forsee v. MTA
The case is scheduled for court conference to discuss the City of New York’s motion to dismiss the case in front of Judge Ramos on August 1 at 2:00pm at the Thurgood Marshall United States Courthouse, located at 40 Foley Square, Courtroom 619.
Status Conference – Center for Independence of the Disabled New York v. MTA (State)
The case is scheduled for a status conference on August 1 at 10am at the New York Supreme Court located at 60 Center Street. Judge Shlomo Hagler will also discuss DRA’s Freedom of Information Law petition.