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April 23, 2013

Bombing Suspect Had Tie To Special Needs Community – Disability …

As a picture emerges of the men suspected of bombing the Boston Marathon last week, so too are connections between the tragedy and the disability community.

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November 19, 2012

Vision Impaired Job Seekers Impress Prospective Employers at …

Vision Impaired Job Seekers Impress Prospective Employers at Disability Job Fair – Vision impaired job seekers did more than just hand out resumes at last week's Disability Job Fair in Boston, they also wowed some of the …

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October 25, 2012

Somerville Voices » Blog Archive » Boston Disability Commission …

Members of the Boston Disability Commission Advisory Board have participated in the Somerville online transportation surveys and frequently collaborate with members of Community Access Project, Somerville to help raise …

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September 6, 2012

Alive and Kicking: Massachusetts: Disability Community Fights …

Second Thoughts: People with Disabilities Opposing the Legalization of Assisted Suicide (www.second-thoughts.org) is a Boston based steering committee of disabled people from Massachusetts formed in 2011 to educate …

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September 3, 2012

Massachusetts Judge Denied Disability Pension For Hate Mail …

Former Superior Court Judge Ernest B. Murphy will not be receiving disability payments in addition to his multimillion dollar libel award against the Boston Herald

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August 31, 2012

No Disability Pension for Judge Who Won $2.1M Libel Verdict; Top …

The top court in Massachusetts has upheld administrative decisions nixing a disability pension for a former superior court judge who won a $2.1 million libel verdict against the Boston Herald over a series of 2002 articles that …

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July 11, 2012

College prevails in ex-lab worker's disability bias suit …

A former employee of a Boston University research laboratory alleged that her supervisor, a professor and director of the lab, engaged in disability discrimination, retaliation and denial of reasonable accommodations.

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April 23, 2012

DISABILITY DETERMINATION SERVICES DOES NOT PROTECT THE PHYSICALLY DISABLED & HANDICAPPED PEOPLE

Disability Determination Services of 110 Chauncey Street in Boston, is supposed to put disabled people onto disability but they are not doing that, instead they are taking these cases, and “shelving them” to age them and to delay paying benefits.

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March 14, 2012

ATMs Fall Short on Disability Rule | mainefarmsforthefuture.com

“More than half of the nation's ATMs still have either subtle or significant [Americans with Disabilities Act] compliance issues,” said Sam Ditzion, chief executive of Tremont Capital Group Inc., a Boston advisory firm that …

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February 20, 2012

50+ Athletes with Disability Compete at C.R.A.S.H.-B. Indoor Rowing …

Boston, MA – Over 50 athletes with disabilities competed amongst the 2200+ total participants at the 2012 C.R.A.S.H.-B. Sprints, an annual indoor rowing competition that took place earlier today at Boston University's Agganis …

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