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Federal Judge’s Ruling Improves Absentee Ballot Access for Voters with Disabilities in the General Election

September 27, 2022

September 27, 2022—Indianapolis, IN—In advance of the approaching midterm election, the Honorable Jane Magnus-Stinson ordered increased access by granting voters with print disabilities the freedom to select the person of their choice to assist in marking their paper absentee ballot. A “voter with print disabilities” is a voter who cannot independently mark a paper ballot … Continue reading “Federal Judge’s Ruling Improves Absentee Ballot Access for Voters with Disabilities in the General Election”

Civil Rights Organizations Settle Lawsuit Against City of Mountain View Parking Ban

September 26, 2022

Tentative settlement allows parking of oversized vehicles in designated areas throughout Mountain View, CA September 26, 2022 – Mountain View, CA – The Law Foundation of Silicon Valley, the ACLU Foundation of Northern California, and Disability Rights Advocates joined with pro bono partners including King & Spalding have reached a tentative settlement with the city … Continue reading “Civil Rights Organizations Settle Lawsuit Against City of Mountain View Parking Ban”

Senior Staff Attorney

September 7, 2022

Civil Rights Law Firm Seeks Litigator with 8+ Years’ Experience Disability Rights Advocates (DRA), a non-profit, civil rights law firm, seeks a dynamic and motivated litigator who shares our vision of creating a society that strives toward justice and fairness for all. Ideal candidates have at least eight years’ experience in all aspects of complex, … Continue reading “Senior Staff Attorney”

Summer Law Clerk (2023)

August 9, 2022

Disability Rights Advocates Seeks 2Ls for Summer 2023 Law Clerk Positions Disability Rights Advocates (DRA), a non-profit civil rights law firm, seeks summer law clerks who share our vision of a world free from discrimination where people with disabilities are valued members of their communities with equal access to opportunity. This position opening is in … Continue reading “Summer Law Clerk (2023)”

Providence Sued for Discrimination against Deaf Patients at Seattle-Area Healthcare Facilities

July 26, 2022

July 26, 2022—Seattle, WA—Today, on the 32nd anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, nonprofit law firm Disability Rights Advocates (“DRA”) and co-counsel Moloy Good of the Good Law Clinic filed a class action lawsuit in the Western District of Washington against Providence St. Joseph Health (“Providence”) for its consistent failure to ensure effective communication … Continue reading “Providence Sued for Discrimination against Deaf Patients at Seattle-Area Healthcare Facilities”