Americans With Disabilities Act

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Target Corp. To Pay $2.8M Discrimination Settlement

Target Corp. has agreed to pay $2.8 million to settle a hiring discrimination claim filed by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.

08/24/2015

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Minnesotans Celebrate 25 Years Of Americans With Disabilities Act

The 25th anniversary of the Americans With Disabilities Act is being celebrated across the country, and right here in Minnesota. President George Bush signed the Americans With Disabilities Act on July 26, 1990.

07/23/2015

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Wounded Veteran Gets $100,000 Over Plumbing Company Firing

A veteran who was wounded in Iraq and fired from his job at Roto-Rooter in a Twin Cities suburb is getting $100,000 from the plumbing company per the terms of a federal agreement.

07/15/2015

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Business Owners Question Motive Of Disabilities Act Lawsuits

Dozens of small businesses in Minnesota are dealing with a legal headache that’s costing them thousands of dollars.

07/06/2015

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Good Question: What, Exactly, Is Metro Mobility?

You see them all over the Twin Cities: Metro Mobility buses. Ridership increases nearly 10 percent every year, and it’s almost impossible not to notice them.

06/26/2014

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Abused Disabled Iowa Plant Workers Awarded $240M

A jury on Wednesday awarded $240 million to 32 mentally disabled men for what government lawyers say was years of abuse by a Texas company that arranged for them to work at an Iowa turkey processing plant and oversaw their care, work and lodging.

05/01/2013

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Mom Sues After Therapy Was Denied To Son With Autism

A Minnesota mom says she’s suing two major insurance companies for not providing her son with the care he needs.

12/04/2012

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Court Rules For Estate Of Fired Cancer Victim

A Maryland-based home health services company has been ordered to pay $160,000 to the estate of a woman who was terminated after informing her bosses she had cancer.

09/24/2011

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Video Shows Wheelchair User’s Struggle At Clothing Store

A Minnesota teenager hopes her trip to the mall will lead to changes in the way stores are laid out.

02/14/2011