America and the Courts: Americans with Disabilities
The American Constitution Society’s Georgetown University chapter discussed the case, Tennessee v. Lane, which questions whether… read more
The American Constitution Society’s Georgetown University chapter discussed the case, Tennessee v. Lane, which questions whether Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act, passed by Congress in 1990, applies to the states and state public buildings.
The U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments in the case earlier in the day.
Mr. Goldstein was attorney for the plaintiffs in Tennessee v. Lane. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Lisa Brown Acting Executive Director American Constitution Society for Law and Policy
- Ira Burnim Legal Director Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law
- Thomas "Tom" C. Goldstein Attorney
- Thomas Henderson Chief Counsel Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law
- Bob Herman Senior Attorney Paralyzed Veterans of America->Advocacy
- Arlene Mayerson Directing Attorney Disability Rights Education and Defense Fund
- Patricia A. Millett Assistant Department of Justice->Office of the Solicitor General
- Paul Wolfson Counsel American Bar Association
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