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Re: Legal Precedent Set for Web Accessibility

From: Cindy Sue Causey <butterflybytes@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 08 Sep 2006 18:38:50 -0400
Message-ID: <4501F0FA.5030805@gmail.com>
To: Michael S Elledge <elledge@msu.edu>
CC: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org

I've always visualized it as being an ever-evolving "class" project, as 
well, which would actually result in the students paying the 
universities for the privilege of doing the same.. ;)

Cindy Sue

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Michael S Elledge wrote:
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<snip>
 > Especially if you're talking about a design firm that provides 
outside services. The same is true for the businesses that hire them; 
without either a legal or financial reason to spend money, the priority 
is not to spend it. In contrast, there is a great deal of interest and 
support for making websites accessible in the university environment, 
where there are designers on staff (sunk cost) and legal, ethical and 
financial reasons to do it.
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