Blind Student Files Discrimination Suit Against Miami University

NFB Press Release "Blind Student Files Discrimination Suit Against Miami University"

Miami University violated Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973

With the assistance of the National Federation of the Blind, Aleeha Dudley, a blind student pursuing a degree in zoology with hopes of attending veterinary school, has filed suit in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio against Miami University for discriminating against her on the basis of her disability.

Ms. Dudley is represented with the support of the National Federation of the Blind by Sharon Krevor-Weisbaum and Daniel F. Goldstein of Brown, Goldstein, & Levy, and Kerstin Sjoberg-Witt of Disability Rights Ohio.

Download PDF of the National Federation of the Blind Press Release