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Disability Law Colorado Successfully Settles Competency...

STATE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES SETTLES CHARGES THAT IT VIOLATED THE CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS OF INMATES OVER DELAYED ADMISSIONS FOR COMPETENCY EVALUATIONS Disability Law Colorado settled a federal...
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Don’t Get Bitten by the Law

Requirements for Service & Assistance Animals Join Disability Law Colorado at one of our upcoming trainings to learn about the law regarding service & assistance animals!  

The ‘New’ HCBS Rules and Why Your Input is Important

In January 2014, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced new rules that will potentially have a far-reaching and positive impact on the nature of residential and day service...

Making Hard Time Harder: People with Disabilities in Prison

The disproportionate incarceration of people with disabilities in the United States is a serious and growing problem. National surveys now indicate that as many as 31 percent of inmates in state...

Important Information from DLC's VOTE! Program About...

2016 Colorado Primary Make The Disability Vote Count!   The June 28th Primary Election is a mail ballot election, ballots are automatically sent to all active voters who are affiliated with the...

DLC Mainstream, Spring 2016

Success story about fighting for the right of individuals with disabilities to live in the community of their choosing. Educational piece regarding the different types of animals that help people...

Disability Law Colorado's 2016 Legislative Wrap-Up

People with disabilities and older people being exploited, languishing in jails and hospitals, and being wrongly charged with crimes for misunderstanding the law – these are just a few of the issues...

Primary Election Deadlines

Disability Law Colorado's Vote! Program is advising all voters who want to participate in the June 28th primary election to check their voter registration status and to be aware of the following...

Ajani's Story

After helping Ajani Brown get out of a situation where he was facing discrimination and harassment, Disability Law Colorado followed up with him to find out how he's doing in his new job.  In this...

Employment Opportunity with Disability Law Colorado

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY Medicare/Medicaid Ombudsman Assistant   Disability Law Colorado has an immediate opening for a Medicare/Medicaid Ombudsman Assistant.  This position provides support and...

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