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Tag Archives: Maryland Disability Law Center

Virginia Knowlton Marcus: ADA at 25 — Much progress, but work still remains (access required)

There is a tremendous outpouring across the nation as we celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act. This is an extraordinary chance for the public to learn more about the disability rights movement, and for our community to take stock.

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HABC gets extension on decade-old decree for accessible housing

Ten years after settling a lawsuit over alleged discrimination against low-income people with disabilities, the Housing Authority of Baltimore City still has not fulfilled the requirements of the consent decree, according to court filings. While a lawyer for the plaintiffs ...

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Senate panel takes up MLSC funding bills (access required)

ANNAPOLIS — The Maryland Judiciary and agencies that provide free legal services for low-income residents urged legislators Tuesday to extend the extra surcharge on filings fees in civil cases, saying the $6 million in annual revenue it generates is necessary ...

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On the Move, 5/4: Scharlock hired as VP of acquisitions by Continental Realty

John Scharlock has been hired as vice president of acquisitions for Continental Realty Corp., a Baltimore-based commercial, retail and residential development and management company. He will oversee the identification and evaluation of acquisition opportunities from the Mid-Atlantic to southern Florida. ...

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