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Jun 22, 1999, 01:00 ET

U.S. Supreme Court Finds That Persons With Disabilities Have The Right to Community Integration Under the ADA

WASHINGTON, June 22 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Supreme Court held this morning that states discriminate against persons with disabilities if they...

May 28, 1999, 01:00 ET

Community Efforts Rewarded; National Organization on Disability Announces Cash Awards for Local Action

WASHINGTON, May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Organization on Disability (N.O.D.) announced today that seven cities and three counties are the...

May 25, 1999, 01:00 ET

President George Bush to Host Year 2000 Disability Conference; Conference to Plan America's Disability Agenda

WASHINGTON, May 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Former President George Bush will join with the National Organization on Disability (N.O.D.) in hosting the...

Jan 29, 1999, 00:00 ET

Community Efforts Rewarded; National Organization on Disability Announces Cash Awards for Local Action

WASHINGTON, Jan. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Organization on Disability (N.O.D.) announced today that seven cities and three counties are...

Mar 02, 1998, 00:00 ET

Canada to Receive Franklin Delano Roosevelt International Disability Award; Prime Minister Chretien to Accept Award for Noteworthy National Progress

NEW YORK, March 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt Institute and the World Committee on Disability will honor Canada at the...

Oct 08, 1997, 01:00 ET

National Organization on Disability 1997 Corporate Citizenship Award Presented to JCPenney

NEW YORK, Oct. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- JCPenney received the 1997 Corporate Citizenship Award from the National Organization on Disability (N.O.D.)...

Jul 25, 1997, 01:00 ET

Clinton Signs FDR Statue Law ... Quotes from National Organization on Disability Officials

WASHINGTON, July 25 /PRNewswire/ -- For the last three years, the National Organization on Disability (N.O.D.) has been leading the national...

Jun 23, 1997, 01:00 ET

Christopher Reeve Named Vice Chairman Of the National Organization on Disability

WASHINGTON, June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Christopher Reeve has joined the Board of Directors of the National Organization on Disability and will serve...