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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Timeline_of_disability_rights_in_the_United_States

This disability rights timeline lists events relating to the civil rights of people with disabilities in the United States of America, including court decisions, the ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Disability_rights_movement

Advocates for the rights of people with developmental disabilities focus their efforts on gaining ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Convention_on_the_Rights_of_Persons_with_Disabilities

The Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities is an international human rights ... in particular seeking a role for disabled people and their organisations in the implementation and monitoring of what became the Convention.

www.ada.gov/cguide.htm

This guide provides an overview of Federal civil rights laws that ensure equal opportunity for people with disabilities. To find out more about how these laws may ...

www.ohchr.org/EN/Issues/Disability/Pages/DisabilityIndex.aspx

All people with disabilities have the right to vote on an equal basis with others. ... The protection guaranteed in other human rights treaties, and grounded in the ...

www.ratifynow.org

Ratifynow.org provides detailed information and facts regarding the rights of disabled people. Disability is a function or condition that is impaired to the usual ...

www.thearc.org/who-we-are/position-statements/rights

People with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities have the same basic legal, civil and human rights as other citizens.

law.freeadvice.com/government_law/civil_rights_law_ada/disabled-rights.htm

The legal rights of people with disabilities are guaranteed in a variety of federal and state laws. State laws sometimes provide more protection over these rights ...

www.hrw.org/topic/disability-rights

People with disabilities are also often deprived of their right to live ... Many of these human rights abuses are a result of entrenched stigma and a lack of ...