Amicus briefs filed in the U.S. Supreme Court and Texas Court of Criminal Appeals arguing that Texas' rejection of clinical standards in the adjudication of death penalty cases is inconsistent with prior Supreme Court precedent.
Amicus briefs filed in the U.S. Supreme Court and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit arguing that courts must consider the consensus of the scientific community in defining intellectual disability in death penalty cases.
Amicus brief field in the U.S. Supreme Court arguing that a woman who was shot by police during a mental health crisis could sue San Francisco under Title II of the ADA for failure to provide her with reasonable accommodations during arrest.
Amicus brief filed in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit supporting the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act and outlining how the law has been essential to people with disabilities.
The Arc promotes and protects the human rights of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and actively supports their full inclusion and participation in the community thoughout their lifetimes.