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Law / Sports Arena / Handicapped Line of Sight #171853

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Feb 09, 1997
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(Studio: Renee Poussaint) Report introduced.

(Boston: Antonio Mora) The issue of handicapped access at basketball arena examined; details given of lawsuits filed by the Paralyzed Veterans of America and Justice Department against arenas and their architects for not providing lines of sight for those in wheelchairs. [Wheelchair-bound fan Scott FACTOR, former assistant attorney general Deval PATRICK, Ellerbe Becket vice president Tom BECKENBAUGH - comment on the line-of-sight issue.] The wording of the disabilities act and the issue of architectural compliance quoted.

Reporter(s):
Mora, Antonio;
Poussaint, Renee
Duration:
00:02:50

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