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Deaf Attorney Sues Kentucky

FORESTER, KY. (CN) - A deaf attorney says the Commonwealth of Kentucky and its Chief Justice Joseph Lambert illegally refuse to provide sign language interpreters during her court appearances.

Teri Mosier claims in Federal Court that the state acknowledges it must comply with the ADA, but, by policy, "will 'not provide interpreting services for attorneys.'"

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