Intellectual, Developmental, and Physical Disabilities in U.S. Legal Settings: Perspectives from People with Relevant Experience
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Intellectual, Developmental, and Physical Disabilities in U.S. Legal Settings: Perspectives from People with Relevant Experience

30 November 2023

Summary

The authors explore the experiences of people with various disabilities who navigated the civil and criminal legal systems in the United States. Drawing on firsthand experiences of professionals, practitioners, family members, and people with lived experience, the authors' findings highlight challenges with disability accommodations across legal system settings, as well as opportunities to investigate research and practice gaps.

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RAND Social and Economic Well-Being
Justice Policy
Pages
28
RAND Identifier
RR-A2880-3
RAND Type
report
Source
https://www.rand.org/pubs/research_reports/RRA2880-3.html
Published in
United States
Rights
RAND Corporation

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access to justice united states civil law criminal law parole people with disabilities americans with disabilities act of 1990

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