Know Your Rights!

November 2010
PN;Nov2010, Vol. 64 Issue 11, p64
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The article offers information on the booklet "ADA: Know Your Rights-Returning Service Members With Disabilities," which features an explanation of the rights of those who have been seriously injured while serving on active duty in the U.S. Armed Forces under the American with Disabilities Act.


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