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

Shaw, Sarah
December 2002
California Law Review;Dec2002, Vol. 90 Issue 6, p1981
Academic Journal
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.


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