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RE: SFSU and the ADA

From: Wayne Crotts <wcrotts@arches.uga.edu>
Date: Sun, 17 Oct 1999 20:42:57 -0400
To: "'Web Accessibility Initiative'" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <NDBBLHDBCLOBGNIIEFMAOEEGCAAA.wcrotts@arches.uga.edu>
Forgive me, but the story remains a third-hand unsubstantiated report. Can
you point us to any media as to this story?

Wayne

Wayne Crotts
Information/Computer Services
Institute on Human Development and Disability
The University of Georgia
Athens, GA 30602

> -----Original Message-----
> From: w3c-wai-ig-request@w3.org [mailto:w3c-wai-ig-request@w3.org]On
> Behalf Of Scott Luebking
> Sent: Sunday, October 17, 1999 1:58 PM
> To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
> Subject: Re: SFSU and the ADA
>
>
> Hi,
>
> I've heard from a professor at SFSU that there has been little media
> coverage on this.  As you can imagine, SFSU is not looking for this
> issue to become very public since it could become a PR mess, e.g. the
> unviersity depriving disabled students.
>
> Basically, SFSU is attempting to defend itself against an ADA lawsuit by
> claiming that the ADA violates the 11th Amendment and is
> therefore at least
> partly unconstitutional.
>
> Scott
>
Received on Sunday, 17 October 1999 20:35:28 GMT

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