Disability Rights Advocates: Judge Finds NYPD Liable, Must Provide People With Disabilities Access to Police Stations
Disability Rights Advocates issued the following news release:
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- Ruling affirms and holds NYPD accountable for broad inaccessibility of police precinct stations
- Police department must include disability community as it works to eliminate barriers
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A federal judge has issued a major ruling holding the New York City Police Department (NYPD) liable for discrimination against people with disabilities by shutting them out of police precincts.
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