Latest Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 News

FILE - In this Jan. 9, 2019 photo, guests watch a show near a statue of Walt Disney and Micky Mouse in front of the Cinderella Castle at the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World in Lake Buena Vista, part of the Orlando area in Fla.  SeaWorld and Universal Orlando reopened earlier June 2020,  while Disney plans to reopen in phases starting July 11, 2020.(AP Photo/John Raoux, File)

Judge sides with Disney in case of autistic accommodation

Jul. 1, 2020 6:11 PM EDT

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A judge has sided with Walt Disney World in ruling that the theme park resort wasn't being unreasonable when it refused to give unlimited front-of-the-line passes to an autistic man whose mother said in court papers the accommodation should have been made under the Americans with...

Recent college grads benefiting from impact of landmark ADA

Jun. 2, 2020 5:10 PM EDT

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Recent college graduates with disabilities are as likely as their peers without disabilities to hold jobs, according to a national survey that suggests they have benefited from coming of age under the Americans with Disabilities Act. The survey by the University of New Hampshire...