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Conformance Level wrong

From: WCAG 2.0 Comment Form <nobody@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 30 Jan 2008 07:55:25 +0000 (GMT)
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Name: Brian Hardy
Email: brian.hardy@visionaustralia.org
Affiliation: Vision Australia
Document: W2
Item Number: Success Criterion 2.2.2
Part of Item: 
Comment Type: technical
Summary of Issue: Conformance Level wrong
Comment (Including rationale for any proposed change):
Moving of blinking text that cannot be stopped can prevent some people with learning disabilities, aspergers syndrome etc. from accessing any other content. They become absolutely fixated on the scrolling content.

It is also very distracting for people using their peripheral vision to access content (as a result of say Macular Degeneration

Proposed Change:
Change conformance level from Level AA to Level A
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