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NFB and Penn State Accessibility Complaint Resolved

The Pennsylvania State University (Penn State) and the National Federation for the Blind (NFB) reached an agreement on a complaint¬†filed November 12, 2010 with the United States Department of Education, Office of Education, Office for Civil Rights. In the resolution, … Continue reading

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Two Students Sue FSU Over Access for Blind

Tallahassee Democrat July 7, 2011 –¬†Two Florida State University students have filed a suit in federal court in Tallahassee claiming FSU has violated anti-discrimination laws that require public institutions to offer equal opportunities to people with disabilities. Jamie Principato and … Continue reading

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Accessibility Lawsuit Filed Against NU and NYU

The Wall Street Journal (from The Associated Press, March 15) — A complaint filed Tuesday with the federal government accuses New York University and Northwestern University of discriminating against blind students by adopting Google e-mail and other programs that aren’t … Continue reading

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