On July 18, 2014, DRLC sent a letter to the Honorable Bob Menendez, Committee Chair of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, and the Honorable Bob Corker, Ranking Member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, expressing support for ratification of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD).  In the letter, DRLC explains the significance of the CRPD, as well as the treaty's importance to the disability community. 

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On June 4, 2014, DRLC along with Disability Rights Advocates (DRA) and Goldstein, Borgen, Dardarian, and Ho (GBDH) filed a class action lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California alleging that the City of Long Beach is in violation of the Americans with Disabilities Act by discriminating against residents and visitors with mobility impairments. 

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DRLC invites you to the Developmental Disability Roundtable on Wednesday, June 25th from 8:30 am - 12:30 pm at the California Community Foundation.