Claudia Center is a senior staff attorney for the ACLU.
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Monday, February 06, 2017
Supreme Court Nominee Neil Gorsuch Has a Troubling History When Ruling on Disability Rights Cases
On Tuesday night, President Trump nominated Neil Gorsuch, a federal appellate judge, as his nominee to replace the late Antonin Scalia to the Supreme Court. As journalists and activists scour through Gorsuch’s judicial record, they would do well to pay attention to his decisions on disability...
Saturday, March 21, 2015
How Police Can Stop Shooting People With Disabilities
Hundreds of Americans with disabilities die each year in police encounters, and many more are seriously injured. On Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral argument in a case about one of these interactions. In San Francisco v. Sheehan , police were called to take Teresa Sheehan – a woman...