University of Michigan Law School
Civil Rights Litigation Clearinghouse
Title "Barden v. Sacramento"
Author Disability Rights Advocates
External Link https://dralegal.org/case/barden-v-sacramento/
Abstract This case set a nationwide precedent requiring cities and other public entities to make all public sidewalks accessible to people with mobility and vision disabilities. The court ruled that public entities must address barriers such as missing or unsafe curb cuts throughout the public sidewalk system, as well as barriers that block access along the length of the sidewalks. Following the court victory, the parties reached a settlement addressing all sidewalk barrier issues City-wide.
Source Disability Rights Advocates


This Resource Relates To
case Barden v. City of Sacramento (DR-CA-0056)

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