Britney Spears’ public battle over her conservatorship is shining a light on some of the broader challenges that people with disabilities face under guardianship, which is a term some states use for that kind of court involvement. This webinar describes some of the issues being highlighted in the media from Ms. Spears’ case, how they might apply to people with IDD, and alternative approaches that individuals with IDD and their families might consider.
Federal lawsuit challenging the state of Iowa's ban on mask mandates in schools as discriminating against students with disabilities in violation of federal law.
Federal lawsuit challenging S.B. 1, a new law in Texas that disenfranchises voters with disabilities and Black and Latino voters.
Amicus brief regarding the availability of mental distress and emotional injury damages under Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act and the Affordable Care Act.
Amicus brief regarding the importance of ensuring a conservatee can select her own lawyer and the importance of having access to supported decision-making.