FEATURED WORK

Implementing Endrew
ENDREW AMICUS WORK

We filed an amicus brief in Renee J. v. Houston Independent School District, urging the Fifth Circuit to properly apply the “markedly more demanding” standard for free and appropriate public education announced by the Supreme Court in Endrew F.
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Gun Violence
LEADERS AND ALLIES OF THE DISABILITY COMMUNITY HOST FEBRUARY 3 CONGRESSIONAL BRIEFING ON “DEBUNKING THE MYTHS: MENTAL HEALTH AND GUN VIOLENCE”

In case you missed the Coalition for Smart Safety and the Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities Rights Task Force briefing on “Debunking the Myths: Mental Health and Gun Violence,” this PDF includes helpful handouts from the February 3 briefing, photos of the briefing, and a link to watch the briefing. Read more.

ADA Guidance
AMICUS BRIEF IN 5th CIRCUIT ACA APPEAL

On April 1, 2019, The Judge David L. Bazelon Center, together with the Disability Rights Education and Defense Fund (DREDF) and 13 other national disability rights organizations, filed an amicus brief with the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals in the Texas v. United States case challenging the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act (ACA).  read more »