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RE: media:Fw: web access case settled in ny

From: Access Systems <accessys@smart.net>
Date: Thu, 19 Aug 2004 11:57:31 -0400 (EDT)
To: Patrick Lauke <P.H.Lauke@salford.ac.uk>
cc: david poehlman <david.poehlman@handsontechnologeyes.com>, wai-ig list <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.58.0408191155000.9679@smart.net>

On Thu, 19 Aug 2004, Patrick Lauke wrote:

> > The errors are interesting:
> Yes, made me smile indeed.

made me cringe?!
>
> > have agreed to implement assistive technology, such as screen reader
> > software
> So how do I get my free screenreader then?

yeah me too!!!

> > the Americans With Disabilities
> > Act requires
> > that private Web sites be accessible to blind and visually
> > impaired Internet users.
>
> All private websites, indeed.

hmmm, gotta show them the difference between "private" and "private that
holds itself out to the general public"

what I put on my own personal website is irrelavant.
but as soon as I try to "Serve" the general public then it becomes a
"public accomodation"

judges!?!?

Bob
well the actual court order may make more sense....I hope

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