Tag: Accessibility

The National Down Syndrome Society and Disability Rights Florida Say #LetGarrettFight

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Garrett Holeve, a 24-year-old man with Down syndrome, has been denied his right to an equal opportunity to compete in amateur Mixed Martial Arts (MMA)

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Section 504 of Rehabilitation Act of 1973 is Turning 40 Years of Age

Friday, September 13, 2013

Girl walking with a walker.Section 504 of the Rehab Act became law…

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Miami Beach Days Inn Sued for Not Accommodating People with Disabilities

Tuesday, August 27, 2013

For Immediate Release

MIAMI – Jennifer Kern and Disability Rights Florida, with the assistance of attorneys from the Florida Justice Institute and Disability Rights…

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Train Week - How Accessible is Amtrak in Florida?

Friday, July 19, 2013

The National Railroad Passenger Corporation, known as Amtrak, has provided critical cross-country transportation services since its founding in 1971. An average of over 85,000 passengers…

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Voting - Advocating for Our Rights

Wednesday, July 03, 2013

Disability Rights Florida recently testified at a meeting of the Presidential Commission on Election Administration about problems with voting for individuals with disabilities in Florida.…

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