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Resource ID: #16304
Subject: Disabilities
Source: KGTV-TV (San Diego)
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Date: Nov. 8, 1999

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KGTV-TV reports that "the number of Americans with Disabilities Act lawsuits have exploded in the last two years. Individuals are filing hundreds of lawsuits (against) businesses whose owners say they are victims of legal extortion. Our investigation report examines one of these litigious advocates and the law firm he employs, to find out if the lawsuits are really about increasing access for the disabled, as intended by the ADA, or a way to make money....:

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