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Accessibility News

Accessibility News provides a ready source of new information on all things related to access by the disabled. Furthermore, it is a civil right in most countries including the USA. Also, in the US, it is governed by the Americans with Disabilities Act.

The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

The ADA became law in 1990. Most Noteworthy, the ADA is a civil rights law. As a result, it prohibits discrimination against individuals with disabilities in all areas of public life. Therefore discrimination is illegal in  jobs, schools, transportation. Also, this includes all public and private places that are open to the general public.