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Law regulates use of restraint in schools

...said Ron Cowan, an investigator with the Alaska Disability Law Center. "We really had nothing that was enforceable up...Last year, a report by the Anchorage-based Disability Law Center charged that the Anchorage School District was restraining...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-10-28/law-regulates-use-restraint-schools
State
Watchdog group questions school 'safe rooms' use

...secluded in "safe rooms" far too often, according to a state watchdog group that investigated the practice.The Disability Law Center made public a September report that concluded student seclusion and restraint at Mt. Iliamna Elementary School...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-10-08/watchdog-group-questions-school-safe-ro
State
Disability group sues restaurant

ANCHORAGE - The Disability Law Center has filed a lawsuit against an Anchorage area restaurant on...build a permanent ramp at Turnagain House, she said. The Disability Law Center has sent letters to more than 300 Alaska businesses and organizations...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/072902/sta_suit.shtml
News
Students may be able to fail tests, but advance

...attorney in Juneau for the Disability Law Center of Alaska.'' The quote...others were well attended. The Disability Law Center and other advocacy organizations...B. Briggs Staff attorney Disability Law Center of Alaska

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082299/Ope_briggsltr.html
Opinion
Inaccessible businesses continue 10 years after disabilities act passed

...passed, businesses are still opening stores that aren't accessible, says Janel Wright, an attorney with the Disability Law Center in Anchorage. Up a flight of stairs in J.C. Penney's new home store in downtown Anchorage, shoppers can...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/112800/Biz_Inaccessible.html
Business
Youth psychiatric company probed for drug methods

...scrutiny for how it uses methods such as mechanized restraints and tranquilizing drugs in its other facilities. The Disability Law Center of Alaska is in the midst of an investigation of North Star Behavioral Health System's hospital and two treatment...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012406/sta_20060124016.shtml
News
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...attorney in Juneau for the Disability Law Center of Alaska.'' The quote...others were well attended. The Disability Law Center and other advocacy organizations...B. Briggs Staff attorney Disability Law Center of Alaska Share this page...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082299/Ope_briggsltr.shtml
Treatment of mentally ill Juneau teen questioned

...hostility toward authority, the Disability Law Center said in a report. The report...didn't go as planned, the Disability Law Center found. Instead of a smooth...mother relayed through the Disability Law Center that the child is still angry...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/092110/sta_710512317.shtml
News
Northwest Digest

...with patients who resist being discharged. The Disability Law Center of Alaska investigated API after an incident last...said David Fleurant, executive director of the Disability Law Center. The hospital violated state laws and its own policies...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/090506/sta_20060905013.shtml
News
Mental hospital shows door to naked man

...cold and wearing only his socks. Sound off on the important issues at The incident is being investigated by the Disability Law Center, which is authorized by the federal government to investigate reports of abuse and neglect involving people with...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/033106/sta_20060331027.shtml
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