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DOL releases final subminimum wage rules

Friday, September 9, 2016The Department of Labor has released new regulations, clarifying the obligations of government agencies and businesses with 14(c) certificates to workers with disabilities being paid subminimum wages. Section 14(c) refers to the provision of the New Deal-era Fair Labor Standards…

Teen shares her experiences with psychosis and admission to a psychiatric hospital

Friday, February 26, 2016A Seattle teen is hoping to combat lack of awareness of mental illness by sharing her personal story to help spread understanding. Fallon experienced¬†psychosis during her sophomore year of high school, and told her story to Seattle’s KUOW, as

Settlement reached with Illinois sports association

Monday, July 6, 2015For the first time, athletes with disabilities competing in track and field, swimming and diving will be allowed to earn points for their high school teams in Illinois, according to a settlement announced June 24. In 2012, Equip for Equality