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In Georgia, Imprisoned Deaf and Disabled People Don’t Stand a Chance

The Georgia Department of Corrections is failing its obligations to deaf prisoners at every stage. In Georgia, deaf people ensnared in the criminal legal system are routinely denied sign language interpretation and other accommodations, dramatically disadvantaging them while in prison … Continue reading

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Disabled Vet’s Federal Student Loans To be Forgiven

Our vets need some relief. May, 2018 – Over the next few months the Department of Education will be sending letters to totally and permanently disabled veterans that they are eligible to have their student loans forgiven.  These loans will … Continue reading

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F/V Soulmate disabled and adrift, crew rescued.

Coast Guard Cutter Naushon rescued four mariners from the 48-foot commercial fishing vessel, after Soulmate became disabled and adrift approximately 57 miles west of Kodiak Island, south of Shelikof Strait, Alaska, Sunday. The master of the vessel had reported the … Continue reading

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Disabled Woman in Wheelchair Killed by Hit and Run Driver in Sacramento

Disabled Woman in Wheelchair Killed by Hit and Run Driver in Sacramento I’m Ed Smith, a pedestrian accident lawyer in Sacramento. A disabled woman in a wheelchair died May 24 in Sacramento after being struck by a hit and run … Continue reading

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After the Lawsuit: Planning for a Child Disabled Because of Medical Malpractice or Personal Injury

It’s devastating when you have a child disabled because of medical malpractice or personal injury, and many families seek to recover from those whose negligence harmed their child. Lawsuits can take years, and take an emotional and psychological toll on … Continue reading

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