Americans with Disabilities Act

Americans with Disabilities Act

Married Couple in Kentucky File Lawsuit Against Amazon for Discrimination

Allegra Schawe-Lane and her husband Dane Lane
National
Transgender Legal Defense & Education Fund has filed a federal lawsuit against Amazon on behalf of a married couple who faced cruel and persistent discrimination at an Amazon shipping facility in Hebron, Kentucky. ...
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Certified Nursing Assistant Fired for HIV Positive Status, Forced to Reveal Viral Load

Granite Mesa Health Center
National
Janssen worked at Granite Mesa for nearly a year when he was abruptly fired in September 2013, two days after he notified the Director of Nursing that he had tested positive for HIV. ...
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HIV Discrimination Settlements Reached in Sacramento and Knoxville

HIV Discrimination Settlements Reached in Sacramento and Knoxville
The Justice Department announced that it has reached two settlements today resolving claims that health care providers refused to serve people with HIV in violation of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). ...
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