Civil Rights

In early April, the Eleventh Circuit found that qualified immunity does not shield jail guards from claims of deliberate indifference to serious medical needs of people in custody, after an Alabama man died from internal bleeding after being kept in a jail cell overnight. Conflicting accounts as to whether the …

Court: Websites Need to Accommodate Blind Persons’ Access Think the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) only applies to brick and mortar business operations? A recent decision by a federal judge in Florida suggests you may need to revise that opinion.The increasing wave of lawsuits challenging website accessibility under the ADA had, …