TITLE

Why Courts Cannot Deny ADA Protection to Plaintiffs Who Do Not Use Available Mitigating Measures for Their Impairments

AUTHOR(S)
Shaw, Sarah
PUB. DATE
December 2002
SOURCE
California Law Review;Dec2002, Vol. 90 Issue 6, p1981
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the U.S. courts' hostile treatment of American Disabilities Act (ADA) plaintiffs who do not use medications or devices to alleviate their impairments. Background on ADA; Analysis on the Act's language and history; Importance of ADA to individuals who experienced employment discrimination; Definitions of disability.
ACCESSION #
8837044

 

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