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Suit: Papa John’s Fired Worker With Down Syndrome

A federal agency is accusing Papa John’s Pizza of breaking the law when they fired a Utah employee with Down syndrome.


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HOA Pays In Discrimination Case

An ambulance parked in a driveway triggered a Fair Housing Act complaint


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Henderson Resolves Disabilities Complaint

The city of Henderson is agreeing to improve sign language interpreter availability and pay $35,000 to settle a federal Americans with Disabilities Act complaint about police dealings with the deaf.


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Lawmakers Reject New Gas Chamber

A joint panel turned down a request by state corrections chief Greg Cox to build the $700,000 chamber at the Ely State Prison.


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Blind Group Suing McCarran

LAS VEGAS — The National Federation of the Blind is suing McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas, alleging that ticket kiosks aren’t accessible to the visually impaired. The lawsuit filed Tuesday in U.S. District Court […]

CBS Las Vegas–03/30/2011