Session Details

ADA Rights and The Criminal Justice System

Tuesday, December 13, 2022


Just like anyone else, individuals with disabilities encounter the criminal justice system as suspects, defendants, incarcerated persons, victims, and/or witnesses. During this session, learn the ADA rights of an individual with a disability when involved in the justice system. Additionally, access to social services, programs, and facilities will be covered. Participants will have an opportunity to ask the speakers questions following the presentation.

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Leigh Ann Davis, Senior Director of Criminal Justice Initiatives, The Arc of the United States

Jessica Oppenheim, Esq., Director of the Criminal Justice Advocacy Program (Retired), The Arc of New Jersey