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1997

Mouth magazine voice of the disability nation vol. 8 no. 3 September/October

Rochester (N.Y.) - Contains articles that discuss the importance of the Medicaid Community Attendant Services Act of 1997 (MI CASA), which ADAPT and other disability rights groups fought to get introduced to the House of Representatives. Some articles talk about the roadblocks that may be encountered in trying to get the bill passed.

Lucy Gwin Papers

1997

Mouth magazine the voice of disability rights vol. 7 no. 5 & 6 January/February/March

Rochester (N.Y.) - Contains articles that discuss political activism such as a protest held outside the U.S. Supreme Court in January 1997 by the disability rights group Not Dead Yet, protests and demands for action by ADAPT, and criticism about the independent living movement moving away from the philosophy on which the movement was founded.

Lucy Gwin Papers

1998

Mouth magazine voice of the disability nation vol. 8 no. 5 & 6 March/April

Rochester (N.Y.) - Double issue that features an investigative report about how the U. S. Department of Justice fails to enforce the ADA, with interviews conducted with attorney Sara Kaltenborn, who had recently retired from the DOJ at the time; Sharon Mistler, who had recently retired from the DOJ, Civil Rights Divison, Disability Rights Section; John Wodatch, Chief of the Disability Rights Division of the DOJ; and Liz... more

Lucy Gwin Papers