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The collaborative development through multidisciplinary and advocate consensus of an accessible notice of rights for people with intellectual disabilities in police custody.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International journal of law and psychiatry [Int J Law Psychiatry] 2022 Jul-Aug; Vol. 83, pp. 101815. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jun 23.

Abstract: Background People with intellectual disabilities are over-represented in the criminal justice system. The United Nations' Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (UNCRPD) enshrines a right to equal access to justice for persons with disab...

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Wolność pracy osób z niepełnosprawnościami jako wartość prawnie chroniona

Wolność pracy osób z niepełnosprawnościami jako wartość prawnie chroniona

Publication Type: eBook

Abstract: Zasadniczym celem monografii było dokonanie oceny rozwiązań prawnych składających się na model ochrony wolności pracy osób z niepełnosprawnościami z perspektywy ich funkcji, jaką jest zapewnianie możliwości urzeczywistniania tej wartości w życiu społec...

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Challenges for people with intellectual disabilities in law enforcement interactions in Ireland; thematic analysis informed by 1537 person-years' experience.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International journal of law and psychiatry [Int J Law Psychiatry] 2021 Mar-Apr; Vol. 75, pp. 101683. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Mar 06.

Abstract: Background: People with intellectual disabilities (PWID) are over-represented in criminal justice systems globally. This over-representation reveals itself at once in the demographic make-up of prison populations, as well as those detained in police se...

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Experiences of going to court: Witnesses with intellectual disabilities and their carers speak up.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of applied research in intellectual disabilities : JARID [J Appl Res Intellect Disabil] 2020 Jan; Vol. 33 (1), pp. 67-78. Date of Electronic Publication: 2017 Mar 31.

Abstract: Background: People with intellectual disabilities are more vulnerable to sexual abuse and are more disadvantaged in the criminal justice system than the general population. However, little is known about the experiences of people with intellectual disa...

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Law and Technology Two Paths for Digital Disability Law: Understanding the legal drivers of efforts to make technology accessible.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Communications of the ACM. May2022, Vol. 65 Issue 5, p36-38. 3p. 1 Illustration.

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Abstract: The article discusses two possible avenues for expanding access to digital technology for people with disabilities. It examines the grassroots effort led by disability rights advocate Jacobus tenBroek, and the U.S. Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)...

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Young Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder and the Criminal Justice System.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of autism and developmental disorders [J Autism Dev Disord] 2021 Oct; Vol. 51 (10), pp. 3624-3636. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Jan 01.

Abstract: This study describes charges, outcomes, and recidivism in both the juvenile and adult criminal justice systems (CJS) for young adults aged 17 to 23 years with autism spectrum disorder (ASD; n = 606). Results are compared to individuals with ID (n = 127...

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A descriptive analysis of sentencing decisions by the Canadian criminal justice system of people with intellectual disabilities convicted with sexual offences.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International journal of law and psychiatry [Int J Law Psychiatry] 2021 Sep-Oct; Vol. 78, pp. 101730. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Aug 13.

Abstract: This study reviews sentencing decisions of people diagnosed with intellectual disabilities who have been convicted of sexual offences by judges in Canada. Given the prevalence of people with intellectual disabilities managed within the criminal justice...

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COMPARATIVE DISABILITY POLICY IN EMPLOYMENT.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Emory International Law Review. 2022, Vol. 36 Issue 4, p833-863. 31p.

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Abstract: For individuals living with disabilities, the ability to obtain employment can be challenging. But often it is not the disability itself that causes the challenge, but employers and society's prejudices. While national legislation both in the United St...

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Deprivation of Liberty in the Shadows of the Institution

Deprivation of Liberty in the Shadows of the Institution

Publication Type: eBook

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Abstract: ePDF and ePUB available Open Access under CC-BY-NC licence. During the 20th century the locus of care shifted from large institutions into the community. However, this shift was not always accompanied by liberation from restrictive practices. In 2014 a...

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