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Supreme Court Hears Disabled Access Case

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Supreme Court Hears Disabled Access Case

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Supreme Court Hears Disabled Access Case

Supreme Court Hears Disabled Access Case

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Advocates for the disabled argue before the Supreme Court that federal laws requiring access to public buildings ought to apply to courthouses. The case involves a man who refused to crawl or be carried up steps to appear in a Tennessee courtroom. NPR's Nina Totenberg reports.

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